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Heptivite Tablet

Salt Composition : Essential Nutrients For Liver

Manufacturer : HETERO HEALTHCARE LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 198
Price :178
You Save :20 (10%)

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Introduction to Heptivite Tablet

Heptivite tablet contain an active component called Essential nutrients for the liver. Heptivite tablet are a combination of liver protective substances, antioxidants, nutrients, and minerals that help to improve the liver prognosis. It treats various liver conditions, including alcoholic liver disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), viral hepatitis A and B, and drug and toxic-induced hepatitis. This medication is also used in mild hepatic encephalopathy (brain dysfunction due to liver problems) and liver cirrhosis(liver scarring from chronic damage). 

If you are allergic to  any of its ingredients, you should not take it. It should not be used in patients with severe hepatic encephalopathy as it is life-threatening. This medication should not be used in patients with liver failure. This medication is excreted by the kidneys. Therefore, it should be used cautiously in patients with kidney disease, diabetes, and gastric ulcers. Heptivite tablet can irritate the pancreas, which can increase the risk of pancreatitis. Therefore, it should be used with caution in patients with pancreatitis. 

It is generally safe for older adults who may be more likely to experience side effects from medications, especially if they are taking other medications. Therefore, it is important to talk to your doctor before taking this medication. This medication is not recommended for use in children under 18.


Uses of Heptivite Tablet

  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Viral hepatitis A and B
  • Drug and toxic induced hepatitis
  • Mild hepatic encephalopathy
  • Liver cirrhosis

Therapeutic Effects of Heptivite Tablet

Heptivite tablet by restoring the deficient nutrients and minerals due to liver disease and improving the health status of the liver. It also contains antioxidants that help to protect the liver from damage.


Interaction of Heptivite Tablet with other drugs

Inform the doctor about your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications may interact with Heptivite tablet, reducing effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects.


More Information about Heptivite Tablet

  • Store at room temperature, between 15-30°C
  • Keep away from moisture, heat, and light.
  • It should not be frozen.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

How to consume Heptivite Tablet

Heptivite tablet are administered orally, meaning it is taken by mouth. It should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. It is important to follow the dosing instructions as your healthcare provider recommends.


Safety Advices for Heptivite Tablet

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Pregnancy

  

Consult your healthcare provider before taking Heptivite tablet. This is because there is not enough information on the safety and efficacy of this medication in pregnant women.

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Breast Feeding

  

The safety of Heptivite tablet during breastfeeding is not well established.  It is advisable to consult your healthcare provider before taking this medication.

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Lungs

  

If you have any lung disease, it's advisable to consult your healthcare provider before taking Heptivite tablet.

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Liver

  

If you have liver-related medical conditions. It is important to consult with a healthcare professional before using Heptivite tablet if you have any liver-related concerns.

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Alcohol

  

Drinking alcohol while taking Heptivite tablet can increase the risk of liver damage and other side effects. It is unsafe to take this medication with alcohol.

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Driving

  

Heptivite tablet do not typically impair cognitive or motor function. If you experience any side effects that affect your ability to drive or operate machinery, consult your healthcare provider.


Side Effects of Heptivite Tablet

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all drugs cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious:

  • Allergic reaction
  • Liver damage
  • Kidney damage

Common:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach upset
  • Skin rash

Word of Advice

Tell your doctor about all your medications, including prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and supplements, before taking Heptivite tablet. It can interact with other medications, so it is important to let your doctor know about all your medications before starting treatment. Do not take it if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. Do not take this medication if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. There is not enough information on the safety of pregnant or breastfeeding women. Talk to your doctor before taking it if you have any other medical conditions, such as kidney disease, diabetes, gallbladder stones, pancreatitis, or gastric ulcers. It should be used with caution in people with these conditions. Be aware of the potential side effects of this medication, such as dizziness and drowsiness. If you experience any side effects that could affect your ability to drive or operate machinery, do not drive or operate machinery.


FAQs

Q 1. What are the side effects of Heptivite tablet?

The most common side effects of Heptivite tablet are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach upset, and skin rash. Serious side effects are rare but can include allergic reactions, liver damage, and kidney damage.

Q 2. Who should not take Heptivite tablet?

Heptivite tablet should not be taken by people who are allergic to any of the ingredients, who are pregnant or breastfeeding, or who have severe hepatic encephalopathy, liver failure, or kidney failure.

Q 3. How long should I take Heptivite tablet?

The duration of treatment with Heptivite tablet will vary depending on the individual and the condition being treated. Your doctor can advise you on how long you need to take this medication.

Q 4. Are Heptivite tablet available over the counter?

No, Heptivite tablet is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter.

Q 5. What should I do if I miss a dose of Heptivite tablet?

If you miss a dose of Heptivite tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.

Q 6. Are Heptivite tablet a cure for liver disease?

No, Heptivite tablet is not a cure for liver disease. However, it can help improve liver function and protect it from damage.


Fact Box of Heptivite Tablet

Molecule name: Essential nutrients for liver   

Therapeutic class: Hepatoprotective agent

Pharmacological class: Antioxidant and Vitamin and mineral supplement

Indications: 

1. Alcoholic liver disease

2. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)

3. Viral hepatitis A and B

4. Drug and toxic-induced hepatitis

5. Mild hepatic encephalopathy

6. Liver cirrhosis


References

  1. Hetero Healthcare Limited., [Revised on 2021] [Accessed on 26th September 2023], https://www.heterohealthcare.com/heptivite-tablets
  2. R.E. Rossi et al., Diagnosis and treatment of nutritional deficiencies in alcoholic liver disease: Overview of available evidence and open issues, Digestive and Liver Disease, 2015, 819–825, https://www.dldjournalonline.com/action/showPdf?pii=S1590-8658%2815%2900350-3
  3. Tahira, Nutrition as a Part of Therapy in the Treatment of Liver Cirrhosis, J Nutr Food Sci 2015, 5:S11, https://www.longdom.org/open-access/nutrition-as-a-part-of-therapy-in-the-treatment-of-liver-cirrhosis-2155-9600-S11-004.pdf
  4. E.R. Pearson, R.J. McCrimmon, Diabetes mellitus, Davidson's Principles & Practice of Medicine, 22nd Edition, 2014, 797-836.

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