Medicine : Celadrin

Name:Celadrin
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Cetyl Myristoleate , Eicosapentaenoic Acid , Docosahexanoic Acid , Menthol , Methyl Salicylate
Composition:Cetyl Myristoleate(20.5mg) , Eicosapentaenoic Acid(13.5mg) , Docosahexanoic Acid(9.5mg) , Cetyl Myristoleate(1.12%w/w) , Menthol(1.5%w/w) , Methyl Salicylate(5%w/w)
Substitutes:celadrin , celadrin , celadrin , celadrin , celadrin , celadrin


Generic ( Cetyl Myristoleate )



Typical use Of Cetyl Myristoleate :NA
Mechanism of action of Cetyl Myristoleate :NA
Drug Interaction of Cetyl Myristoleate :NA
Side effects of Cetyl Myristoleate :NA

INTERACTIONS OF CETYL MYRISTOLEATE


How Cetyl Myristoleate 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 Cetyl Myristoleate 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 Cetyl Myristoleate

No Studies Found






Generic ( Eicosapentaenoic Acid )



Typical use Of Eicosapentaenoic Acid :To Delay The Progression And Reduce Symptoms Of Diabetic Neuropathy And Other Associated Symptoms Of Diabetes Mellitus Particularly In Subjects With Good Blood Sugar Control And Limited Microangiopathy.
Mechanism of action of Eicosapentaenoic Acid :The Omega-3 Fatty Acids Eicosapentaenoic Acid Is Long-chain N-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids, Which Compete With Arachidonic Acid For Inclusion In Cyclo-oxygenase And Lipoxygenase Pathways. It's Actions Include Hypolipidaemic Action (especially A Reduction In Plasma Triglycerides) By Reducing Very-low-density Lipoproteins; Anti-inflammatory Action, Attributed To Effects On Leukotriene Synthesis; And Antiplatelet Effect, Attributed To Effects On Prostanoid Synthesis, Which Promote Vasodilatation, Reduction In Platelet Aggregation, Increased Bleeding Time And Decreased Platelet Counts.
Drug Interaction of Eicosapentaenoic Acid :Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Eicosapentaenoic Acid :Gastrointestinal Disturbances, Including Nausea, Eructation, Vomiting, Abdominal Distension, Diarrhoea And Constipation.

INTERACTIONS OF EICOSAPENTAENOIC ACID


How Eicosapentaenoic Acid 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 Eicosapentaenoic Acid 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 Eicosapentaenoic Acid

No Studies Found






Generic ( Docosahexanoic Acid )



Typical use Of Docosahexanoic Acid :Taken As Nutritional Supplement.
Mechanism of action of Docosahexanoic Acid :Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) Is A Long-chain Unsaturated Fatty Acid That Is A Member Of The Omega-3 Family Of Fatty Acids. DHA Plays An Important Role In Brain And Retinal Development In Infants. It Is Also The Most Abundant Unsaturated Fatty Acid Found In The Brain.
Drug Interaction of Docosahexanoic Acid :May Increase Hypotension When Used With Antihypertensive Medications.
Side effects of Docosahexanoic Acid :GI Disturbances (especially At High Doses) E.g. Nausea, Eructation, Vomiting, Abdominal Distension, Diarrhoea And Constipation.

INTERACTIONS OF DOCOSAHEXANOIC ACID


How Docosahexanoic Acid 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 Docosahexanoic Acid 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 Docosahexanoic Acid

No Studies Found






Generic ( Menthol )



Typical use Of Menthol :Pharmaceutical Aid
Mechanism of action of Menthol :Menthol Primarily Activates The Cold-sensitive TRPM8 Receptors In The Skin. Menthol, After Topical Application, Causes A Feeling Of Coolness Due To Stimulation Of 'cold' Receptors By Inhibiting Ca++ Currents Of Neuronal Membranes. It May Also Yield Analgesic Properties Via Kappa-opioid Receptor Agonism.
Drug Interaction of Menthol :Menthol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Menthol :Nystagmus, Contact Dermatitis, Apnea. Menthol Produces Potentially Life-threatening Effects Which Include Coma. Overdosage Of Menthol Include Irregularities In Heart Rhythm. The Symtomatic Adverse Effects Produced By Menthol Such As Vertigo, Drowsiness, Ataxia, Abdominal Pain, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF MENTHOL


How Menthol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. 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 Menthol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Menthol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Methyl Salicylate )



Typical use Of Methyl Salicylate :Musculoskeletal Disorders, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Respiratory Tract Infections, Soft Tissue Disorders.
Mechanism of action of Methyl Salicylate :Methyl Salicylate Is Considered A Non-selective COX Inhibitor¬Ěthat Is, It Inhibits Two Isoforms Of Cyclooxygenase, COX-1 And COX-2. The Analgesic, Antipyretic, And Anti-inflammatory Activity Of NSAIDs Appears To Be Achieved Mainly Through Inhibition Of COX-2, Whereas Inhibition Of COX-1 Would Be Responsible For Unwanted Effects On Platelet Aggregation And The Gastrointestinal Tract. Methyl Salicylate Directly And Irreversibly Inhibits The Activity Of Both Types Of Cyclo-oxygenases (COX-1 And COX-2) To Decrease The Formation Of Precursors Of Prostaglandins And Thromboxanes From Arachidonic Acid. Salicylate May Competitively Inhibit Prostaglandin Formation. Salicylate's Antirheumatic (nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory) Actions Are A Result Of Its Analgesic And Anti-inflammatory Mechanisms.
Drug Interaction of Methyl Salicylate :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Methyl Salicylate :Irritative Skin Reactions, Skin Ulcers, Stinging Of Skin.

INTERACTIONS OF METHYL SALICYLATE


How Methyl Salicylate 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 Methyl Salicylate 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 Methyl Salicylate

No Studies Found