Medicine : Anofer Tab

Name:Anofer Tab
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Generic Use:Docusate Sodium , Iron , Vitamin C
Composition:Docusate Sodium() , Iron() , Vitamin C()
Substitutes:anofer tab , anofer tab , anofer tab


Generic ( Docusate Sodium )



Typical use Of Docusate Sodium :Constipation.
Mechanism of action of Docusate Sodium :Docusate Sodium Is An Anionic Surfactant Which Is Considered To Act Primarily By Increasing The Penetration Of Fluid Into The Faeces. It May Also Have Other Effects On Intestinal Fluid Secretion, And May Act Both As Stimulant And As Faecal Softening Agent. Docusate Sodium Is Also Used For Softening Wax In The Ear.
Drug Interaction of Docusate Sodium :Docusate Sodium Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Aspirin, Paraffin. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Docusate Sodium :Anorectal Pain, Nausea, Diarrhea, Abdominal Cramps, Skin Rash.

INTERACTIONS OF DOCUSATE SODIUM


How Docusate Sodium will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Docusate Sodium will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Docusate Sodium

No Studies Found






Generic ( Iron )



Typical use Of Iron :Iron-deficiency Anemia.
Mechanism of action of Iron :Iron Is Necessary For The Production Of Hemoglobin. Iron-deficiency Can Lead To Decreased Production Of Hemoglobin And A Microcytic, Hypochromic Anemia.
Drug Interaction of Iron :Iron Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Ciprofloxacin, Clodronate, Deferiprone, Demeclocycline, Etidronic Acid, Gemifloxacin, Ibandronate, Levofloxacin, Methyldopa, Moxifloxacin, Norfloxacin. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Iron :Stomach Upset And Pain, Constipation Or Diarrhea, Nausea, And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF IRON


How Iron will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Iron will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Iron

No Studies Found






Generic ( Vitamin C )



Typical use Of Vitamin C :Treatment Of Scurvy. Adjuvent Therapy In Common Cold, Asthma, Cancer, Atherosclerosis.Thalassaemia. Metabolic Disorders (tyrosinaemia Type III, Transient Tyrosinaemia Of The Newborn, Glutathione Synthase Deficiency, Hawkinsinuria).
Mechanism of action of Vitamin C :Ascorbic Acid Is A Functional And Principal In Vivo Form Of Vitamin C, An Essential Water-soluble Vitamin Which Is Fundamental In The Synthesis Of Collagen And Intercellular Materials.
Drug Interaction of Vitamin C :Deferroxamine, Hormonal Contraceptives, Flufenazine, Warfarin, Elemental Iron.
Side effects of Vitamin C :Diarrhea, GI Disturbances. May Cause Acidification Of The Urine.

INTERACTIONS OF VITAMIN C


How Vitamin C will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Vitamin C will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safest: Evidence From Clinical Studies Has Shown That This Drug When Taken By Breastfeeding Mothers Has Not Shown Any Major Side Effects In Infants. The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare Or The Drug Does Not Reach The Infant Through Breast Milk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Vitamin C

No Studies Found