DIASOL

DIASOL capsule Diacerein 50mg

Indication

DIASOL is an anti-inflammatory agent, indicated for osteoarthritis and chronic inflammatory arthritis.

Mode of Action

DIASOL inhibits the stimulation of interleukin-1 beat production and production of nitrous oxide. It also significantly reduces severity of pathological changes of osteoarthritis, increases the expression of transforming growth factor (TGF) - beta1 and TGF-beta 2 with potential cartilage repairing properties. DIASOL does not alter renal or platelet cyclooxygenase activity and may therefore be tolerated by patients with prostaglandin-dependent renal function.

Pharmacokinetics

Dosage and Recommendation

Osteoarthritis- Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 50mg to be taken twice daily. DIASOL 50mg is to be administered orally one capsule in the middle of a meal with a glass of water twice daily for 2 to 4 weeks (for adults over 15 year) It is recommended to continue treatment for 6 months.

Packing and Presentation

Available in 50mg capsule. Each strip contains 10 capsules.