Diosmin + hesperidin - oral

Patient Medicine Information
Why do I need this medicine?
Diosmin and Hesperidin are combined in this medicine.

This medicine is used to treat venous circulation disorders of the lower limbs (e.g. heavy legs, early morning restless legs, pain) and haemorrhoids (swollen veins in the anus).
How do I take this medicine?
Take Diosmin + Hesperidin exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.

Take it together with food or immediately after a meal. Try to take it at the same time each day.

The dose of this medicine will be decided by your doctor. Your doctor will advise you on the treatment timeframe depending on your condition.
What should I do if I have forgotten to take this medicine?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and return to your normal dosing schedule.

DO NOT double a dose under any circumstances.

If you often forget to take your medicine, let your doctor and pharmacist know.
What should I take note of while taking this medicine?
Let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
What side effects could I experience?
Diosmin + Hesperidin may cause any of the following side effects: headache, dizziness, diarrhoea, indigestion, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation, and skin itching.

If you develop rashes, breathlessness, swollen mouth, lips, tongue or eyes, stop taking this medicine and inform your doctor immediately. These could be signs of an allergic reaction.

Inform your doctor if any of these side effects do not go away or are severe, or if you experience other side effects.
Can I take this with other medicines?
Inform your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any of these medicines:
  • diclofenac (NSAID or medicine for pain and inflammation)
  • chlorzoxazone (medicine used for muscle spasm or pain)
  • fexofenadine (medicine for cold and allergy)
This list does not include all medicines that may interact with Diosmin + Hesperidin.

Always notify your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal tonics such as traditional Chinese medicines, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription.
What special dietary instructions should I follow?
Avoid alcohol.
How should I store this medicine?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.

Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
This information is independently developed by MIMS based on diosmin + hesperidin - oral and is provided for your reference only. It is not a replacement for and should only be used in conjunction with full consultation with a licensed healthcare professional, the information provided by your pharmacist and/or the manufacturer of the medication. It may not contain all the available information you require and cannot substitute professional medical care, nor does it take into account all individual circumstances. Although great effort has been made to ensure content accuracy, we shall not be held responsible or liable for any claims or damages arising from the use or misuse of the information contained herein, its contents or omissions, or otherwise. Copyright © 2021 MIMS. All rights reserved. Powered by MIMS.com
Register or sign in to continue
Asia's one-stop resource for medical news, clinical reference and education
Sign up for free
Already a member? Sign in