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Drug information on Hepafresh (Glutathione) from Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Oxalis)


Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Oxalis)
Generic : Glutathione
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Medical Condition(s) for which Hepafresh may be prescribed

Overview of Hepafresh

• Glutathione is a substance that is formed in the liver.
• It is mostly found in fruits, vegetables, and meats.

Side effects of Hepafresh

  Lung: Breathlessness and wheezing.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

• The suggested doses of glutathione include the following:

Oral: 60 to 500 mg per day
Inhalation: 600 mg twice a day through inhalation
Intravenous injection: 1.5 g/m² IV on days 2 to 5 of chemotherapy before administration of the chemotherapy drugs

How to use Hepafresh?

• Glutathione can be administered orally, by inhalation, or by intravenous or intramuscular injection.

When is Hepafresh not to be taken? (Contraindications)

• Glutathione is contraindicated if the patient is allergic to the drug.
• The inhaled form should not be used in asthma patients.

Warnings and Precautions for Hepafresh

• Do not take an overdose of the drug
• It should be avoided during pregnancy and breastfeeding

Other Precautions for Hepafresh

• Take the medication only as advised.

Drug Interactions of Hepafresh

• Not known

Storage Conditions for Hepafresh

• Glutathione should be stored at room temperature.
• The ampoules for injection may require refrigeration.
• Check the guidelines from the manufacturer regarding storage.

Disclaimer : The Price of the drugs indicated above may not match the actual price at which they are sold. Prices can change depending on many factors, including GST. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
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