Aldorin Tablet

Brand Name: Aldorin
Generic: Epalrestat
Weight: 50 mg
Type: Tablet
Therapeutic Class: Aldose reductase inhibitor
Manufacturer: Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd.
Price: 11.20
Last Updated: 2020-11-21 18:15:00

Aldorin Tablet Uses

Aldorin Tablet contains Epalrestat. Aldorin uses:

Diabetic neuropathy

Aldorin Tablet Doses

Aldorin Tablet contains Epalrestat 50 mg. Aldorin doses:

In general, for adults, take 1 tablet (50 mg of the active ingredient) at a time, three times daily, before meal. The dosage may be adjusted according to the age or symptoms.

 

Side Effects

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include abdominal pain, nausea, rash, itch, erythema and blister.

Introduction

Epalrestat is aldose reductase inhibitor. The aldose reductase inhibitors have a distinct mechanism of action, affecting the underlying disease process in diabetic neuropathy, although the extent of the polyol pathway involvement is yet to be determined. Epalrestat reduces sorbitol accumulation in the sciatic nerve, erythrocytes. Epalrestat may improve motor and sensory nerve conduction velocity and subjective neuropathy symptoms.

Aldorin Precaution

Urine may turn yellowish brown or reddish after taking the medicine, because the yellowish brown or reddish color is attributed to components of this medicine.

Interaction

There are no known drug interactions and none well documented.

Pregnancy Lactation use

Pregnancy Category- Not Classified. FDA has not yet classified the drug into a specified pregnancy category

Contraindication

Hypersensitivity. Pregnant or breastfeeding.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

 

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

 

Aldorin Tablet price in Bangladesh 11.20

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