Hovid Cosamine

Hovid Cosamine

glucosamine

Manufacturer:

Hovid

Distributor:

DCH Auriga - Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Glucosamine sulphate
Indications/Uses
Maintenance of healthy joint & cartilage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Mild to moderate OA two 250-mg or one 500-mg cap bd for 6 wk. Severe OA two 250-mg or one 500-mg cap tds for 8 wk. Doses are taken 15-30 min before meals. Maintenance therapy: Two 250-mg or one 500-mg cap bd for 3-4 mth.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take 15-30 min before meals.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to shellfish.
Special Precautions
Increased insulin resistance. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea & vomiting.
ATC Classification
M01AX05 - glucosamine ; Belongs to the class of other non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Hovid Cosamine cap 250 mg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Hovid Cosamine cap 500 mg
Packing/Price
60's
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