Nutraceuticals

 

Film-coated caplet

Composition

Each film coated caplet contains:
Glucosamine HCl 500 mg
Chondroitin sulfate 400 mg

Excipients:

Sodium starch glycolate, dicalcium phosphate dihydrate, mycrocrystalline cellulose, talc, colloidal silicon dioxide.

FLEXOR contains glucosamine and chondroitin.

Glucosamine is amino polysaccharides (combination of amino acid glutamine and glucose).
Glucosamine helps to attract fluid into the joint space for lubrication in cartilage mobility.
Chondroitin is a long chain which contains polysaccharides (glucose).
In the body, glucosamine and chondroitin are glycosaminoglycans which finally become proteoglycans forming connective tissue, such as cartilage.

Usages:
Supplement for maintaining joint function.

Contraindications:
Patients with known hypersensitivity to these drugs.

Direction for use:
1 caplet 3 times daily with meal.

Side effects:

  • May cause mild gastrointestinal discomfort, such as: stomach upset, nausea, vomiting and heartburn, diarrhea and constipation.

  • Headache and drowsiness may occur.

Warnings and precautions:

  • Consult with doctor for use in children or diabetic patients.

  • Monitored glucose level in diabetic patients or long-term treatment.

  • Use with caution in patients receiving anticoagulant therapy.

  • Use with caution in patients with peptic ulcer or receiving diuretic drugs.

  • Use with caution in patients with alcoholic addiction or hepatic dysfunction.

  • Use with caution in pregnancy or use if only clearly needed, consult with doctor.

  • Avoid use in breast-feeding, because it has risk to the baby.

  • Consult with doctor or pharmacist if side effects are worse or occurs other side effects.

Drug interactions:
There are no known drug interactions with glucosamine and chondroitin.

For optimum results, follow these recommendations:
First 60 days: 3 caplets daily.
60 days later (maintenance): 1 caplet daily.

Presentation and registration number:
Box, 10 strips @ 6 film-coated caplets, POM SD. 021 504 551

STORE AT TEMPERATURE BELOW 30oC, PROTECT FROM LIGHT.

KEEP THIS AND ALL SUPPLEMENT OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.