The Brand Name PROHEP Has Generic Salt :: Silymarin
PROHEP Is From Company Lupin Priced :: Rs. 33.22
PROHEP have Silymarin is comes under Sub class Hepatoprotectives, Cholelitholytics,Gall Stone Solubilizers of Main Class Hepatobiliary System
Main Medicine Class:: Hepatobiliary System Sub Medicine Class :: Hepatoprotectives, Cholelitholytics,Gall Stone Solubilizers
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Indications for Drugs ::
Chronic inflammatory diseases of the liver & hepatic cirrhosis.
Drug Dose ::
Oral Hepatic diseases Adult: Initially and In Serious Cases: 70-mg capsule: 2 caps 3 times daily. 140-mg capsule: 1 cap 3 times daily. Should be taken with food. Take after meals.
Hypersensitivity, pregnancy, lactation.
Drug Precautions ::
Drug Side Effects ::
Occasional laxative effects. Abdominal bloating, diarrhoea, flatulence, loss of appetite, anorexia, nausea, stomach upset.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Silymarin is an active principle from the fruit of Silybum marianum, which contains a mixture of flavonolignans. It reduces the turnover of membrane phospholipids and stabilises the cell membranes of hepatocytes. It has potent antioxidant action and prevents lipid peroxidation.
Drug Interactions ::
Reduced lipid peroxidation w/ butyrophenones or phenothiazine. Antagonistic effect w/ yohimbine & phentolamine.