Email bookmark
Font : A-A+

Drug information on Resource Dialysis (Choline) from Nestle India Limited

Resource Dialysis

  Oral Powder
Nestle India Limited
Generic : Choline
17.6g / 50.5g / 23.8g / 357mcg / 2.4mcg / 4.7mg / 19mcg / 19mg / 0.5mg / 0.5mg / 0.4mg / 0.2mcg / 4.8mg / 95.2mcg / 2.4mg / 15.7mcg / 200mg / 267mg / 47.6mg / 160mg / 389mg / 470mg / 4.1mg / 2.3mg / 0.5mg / 1mg / 35.7mcg / 15.7mcg / 28.6mcg / 25mcg / 79mg / 55mg / 21.5mg / 2g / 2g / 0.5g / 20mg / 100g
200 g
Update the Drug Info

Drug Name : Choline

Choline generic Choline is prescribed to pregnant women to prevent neural tube defects in offspring. It is used as a supplement in infant formulas to promote brain growth and intelligence. Choline may help reduce the severity and the number of asthma attacks. There is some evidence that higher doses (3 g per day for adults) work better than lower doses. Since choline deficiency causes muscle damage and abnormal deposition of fat in the liver, which results in a condition called nonalcoholic fatty liver disease , it could possibly be used to treat the condition. Choline is consumed by athletes for bodybuilding and to delay fatigue in endurance sports. Choline’s other benefits include treatment of depression and memory loss Choline could prevent cancer , and help in lowering cholesterol Although humans can synthesize choline in small amounts, it must be consumed in the diet to maintain health. Most of the body's choline is found in specialized fat molecules known as phospholipids, the most common of which is called phosphatidylcholine. It is found in foods like meat, eggs, poultry, fish, dairy products, potatoes, cruciferous vegetables, some bean, nuts and seeds.
More Info about Choline

Pallavi Singh
Written & Compiled by Pharmacist Pallavi Singh, M. Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice)
Suchitra Chari
Medically Reviewed by Suchitra Chari, M.S. M.Sc.
Last Updated on Dec 09, 2017

Medindia currently has information on 3080 generic drugs and 109,870 brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us ( if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.

Medical Condition(s) for which Resource Dialysis may be prescribed

Overview of Resource Dialysis

• Choline is a water-soluble essential nutrient produced in the liver in humans.
• It is naturally present in some foods and also available as a dietary supplement.

Side effects of Resource Dialysis

• Choline taken at doses higher than the Daily Upper Intake Levels might cause sweating, a fishy body odor, blood pressure lowering, gastrointestinal distress, diarrhea, and vomiting.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

• The recommended adequate intake (AI) dosage of choline per day is as follows:

Men – 550 mg
Women – 425 mg
Pregnant women – 450 mg
Breast feeding women – 550 mg
Infants and babies - 125- 150 mg
Children 1-3 years - 200 mg per day; 4-8 years - 250 mg per day; 9-13 years - 375 mg per day

• The Daily Upper Intake Levels (UL) fixed for the various groups are :

1 gram daily for children 1-8 years, 2 grams for children 9-13 years, 3 grams for children 14-18 years, and 3.5 grams for adults over 18 years of age.

How to use Resource Dialysis?

• One Capsule of choline should be taken before breakfast or lunch.

When is Resource Dialysis not to be taken? (Contraindications)

• Choline is contraindicated if the patients are allergic to the supplement or the foods that contain choline.

Warnings and Precautions for Resource Dialysis

• Choline should be consumed at appropriate doses and not higher than the Daily Upper Intake Levels to prevent side effects in all the groups.

Other Precautions for Resource Dialysis

• Caution should be taken while taking choline while you are pregnant.

Drug Interactions of Resource Dialysis

• There is no known drug interaction with choline.

Storage Conditions for Resource Dialysis

• Choline should be stored at room temperature.
• Keep it out of reach from children.

Disclaimer : updates the prices regularly, however despite that there may be discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to many reasons including -
  • Difference in GST/local taxes
  • Change in price by the company
  • Updation of information may not have happened at the right time
For the above reasons Medindia cannot be held liable for any action taken based on the information provided by its website. The purpose of this website is to only provide the initial guidance and it does not intend to replace professional medical opinion in any manner whatsoever.

Add Drugs
Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

I have read and I do accept terms of use - Telemedicine

Advantage Medindia: FREE subscription for 'Personalised Health & Wellness website with consultation' (Value Rs.300/-)