Allium-s tablet

SKU: 1228000397 Category:

Anti-Hyperlipidemic, Hypotensive, Platelet Aggregation Inhibitor

Dosage form and packaging:

Each box contains 50 coated tablets.

Description

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Indications:

Anti- Hyperlipidemic

Hypotensive

Platelet Aggregation inhibitor

Antioxidant

Effective in gastrointestinal cancer prevention

PHARMACOLOGIC ACTIONS

Allium Sativum exerts antiatherogenic , lipid – lowering , antihypertensive , antiaggregatory , vasodilatory , antioxidant , antiviral and tumour growth  inhibiting effect . The effects are primarily due to allicin and transformation product  . The drug  may decrease systolic pressure in the elderly by reducing the amount of cholesterol deposited on the blood vessel linings. The allicin and oligosulfides have antiplatelet activity through inhibition of ADP, collagen and beta – thromboglubin release after collagen stimulation. Allium sativum reduces radicals liberated by cigarette smoke. The antioxidant effect of 1 mg of garlic powder is comparable of that of 30 nmol of vit. C or 3.6 nmol vit. E. Studies indicated that the drug act as a natural antibiotic with broad – spectrum antimicrobial activity against many genera of bacteria ( Bacillius , Escherichia , staphylococcus , streptococcus , vibrio , pseudomonas , mycobacteria ) , fungi , and even viruses .

In general, the drug has been recommend for prevention and treating cardiovascular disease , Treatment of elevated blood lipid levels insufficiently influenced by diet , Preventative measures for age – dependent vascular changes and atherosclerosis , Used for upper respiratory tract infections ,  Reducing of risk for stomach and colorectal cancer .

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Standardized Allium sativum (Garlic) powder: 400 mg (equivalent to 1100 mcg allicin).

ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE

For treatment: 2-3 tablets (3-5 mg of allicin) daily, after meal.

 For prophylaxis: 1 tablet daily. (Note: the dosage is ONLY for adults)

INTERACTIONS

It may induce cytochrome p450 2E1 and reduces the effectiveness of drugs metabolized through this enzyme.

ADVERSE REACTIONS

In rare cases gastro–intestinal irritation, allergic reactions, headache, myalgia , fatigue and vertigo  observed .

CONTRAINDICATIONS & PRECAUTIONS

It may induce cytochrome p4502E1 and reduce the effectiveness of drugs metabolized through this enzyme. Allium-S tablet must be stopped 10 days before operations and surgeries.

PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

This medicine is contraindicated during pregnancy because of bleeding risk.

There is no documents about using during lactation.

TIPS

 Allium-S tablet must be stopped 10 days before operations and surgeries.

STORAGE

Store below 30˚C and protect from moisture and light.

IRC

1228000397

REFERENCES

1- Blumenthal M. ;The ABC Clinical guide to herbs,(2003), 153-170.

2- Commission E monographs: (1998), 134,505,517.

3- Martindale, 33th ed.( 2002) , 1611.

4-Newall C.A., et al; Herbal Medicines, (1996), 129-133.

5-PDR for Herbal Medicine,Fourth ed.(2008),   345-357 .

6- European Scientific Cooperative On Phytotherapy (E/S/C/O/P) ( 2003 )  , 14-25 .


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