Macfolate Plus Capsule Details
What is Macfolate Plus?
Macfolate Plus Capsule is used for Diabetes, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Adjuvant Therapy For Diabetes, Hiv, Cancer, Liver Ailments and other conditions.
Macfolate Plus Capsule contains Alpha Lipoic Acid, Benfotiamine, Docosahexaenoic Acid, Eicosapentaenoic Acid, L-Methylfolate, Levocarnitine, Methylcobalamin, Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate, Vitamin D3, and Zinc as active ingredients.
Macfolate Plus Capsule works by neutralizing free radicals and maintaining C and E level in the body; increasing intracellular thiamine diphosphate levels; decreasing the synthesis of inflammatory markers; preventing the blood clots as well as reduce pain and swelling;
Macfolate Plus Capsule Uses
Macfolate Plus Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Liver Ailments
- Nerve Damage
- Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- High Blood Pressure
- Eye Diseases
- Heart Disease
- Mental Disorder
- Wilson’S Disease
- Valproate Toxicity
- Numbness And Tingling
- Pain In Neurological Disorders
- Cracks Around Mouth And Eyes
- Vitamin D Deficiency
Macfolate Plus Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Macfolate Plus Capsule improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Neutralizing free radicals and maintaining C and E level in the body.
Increasing intracellular thiamine diphosphate levels.
Decreasing the synthesis of inflammatory markers.
Preventing the blood clots as well as reduce pain and swelling.
Regulating the intestinal fluid transport, mucosal integrity, immunity, gene expression and oxidative stress.
Providing the body with folate.
Synthesizing carnitine in the body.
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Composition and Active Ingredients
Macfolate Plus Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Alpha Lipoic Acid
- Docosahexaenoic Acid
- Eicosapentaenoic Acid
- Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate
- Vitamin D3
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Macfolate Plus Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Allergic Reactions
- Loose Motions
- Sensation Of Spinning
- Abdominal Pain
- Urge To Vomit
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Any allergy
- Bleeding or blood clotting disorder
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Macfolate Plus Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Macfolate Plus Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Aminosalicylic acid
- Antidiabetic medicines
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Macfolate Plus Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Macfolate Plus Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- Allergic to Saw Palmetto
- Asthma or other breathing disorder
Other important Information on Macfolate Plus Capsule
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Macfolate Plus Capsule
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Macfolate Plus Capsule, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Macfolate Plus Capsule
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Macfolate Plus Capsule.
Expired Macfolate Plus Capsule
Taking a single dose of expired Macfolate Plus Capsule is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Macfolate Plus Capsule – Frequently asked Questions
Can Macfolate Plus Capsule be used for diabetes and age-related macular degeneration?
Yes, diabetes and age-related macular degeneration are among the most common reported uses for Macfolate Plus Capsule. Please do not use Macfolate Plus Capsule for diabetes and age-related macular degeneration without consulting first with your doctor.
Should I consume Macfolate Plus Capsule empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Macfolate Plus Capsule #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Macfolate Plus Capsule medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Macfolate Plus Capsule.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.