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Cartikem is a nutritional supplement, used in the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It stimulates the production of cartilage, which leads to joint repair.

Drug information on Cartikem (Glucosamine) from Swisskem Healthcare

Cartikem

  Tablet  
Swisskem Healthcare
Generic : Glucosamine
 35.00
500mg
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Cartikem may be prescribed


Side effects of Cartikem

Heartburn, diarrhea, nausea, indigestion, constipation, abdominal pain, palpitations, drowsiness, skin reaction, headache and indigestion.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- The recommended dose is 500 mg 3-4 times/day.

How to use Cartikem?

It comes as a tablet and capsule to take by mouth, with food.

When is Cartikem not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Cartikem

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetics, any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• It may affect blood sugar level; monitor sugar level regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Cartikem

Contraindicated in patients who are allergic to shellfish.

Storage Conditions for Cartikem

Store in cool place and in an airtight container.



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