Livolin Forte Phospholipids with Vitamins Capsules

LIVOLIN Forte
PHOSPHOLIPIDS WITH VITAMINS CAPSULES

 

Composition

Each softgel capsule contains
Essential Phospholipids 300 mg
(Polyunsaturated Phosphatidylcholine)
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine mononitrate) Ph. Eur. 10 mg
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) Ph. Eur. 6 mg
Vitamin B6 (Pyridosine HCI) Ph. Eur. 10 mg
Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 10 mcg
Nicotinamide Ph. Eur. 30 mg
Vitamin E Acetate (Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate) Ph. Eur. 10 mg

 

Indications

Liver disease of any origin: acute, subacute, chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, toxic metabolic liver disease, intoxications (e.g. from drugs), alcoholic fatty liver, pre-and post-operative care, especially in liver / gallbladder surgery, cholestasis.

 

Dosage

Unless otherwise prescribed by the physician, take 1 capsule 3 times daily with meals.

 

Pharmacological Action

Phosphatidylcholine is hepatoprotective effect e.g. protection against ethanol, alkyl alcohols, retrachlorides, paracetamol and galactosamine. Phosphatidylcholine appears a defense against steatosis and fibrosis of the liver by speeding regeneration and stabilization of membranes, and stopping lipid peroxidation.

Vitamin B complex and Vitamin E prevent of oxidative stress with correction of nutritional deficiency caused alteration in the ethanol-induced immunomodulatory activities and associated liver diseases.

 

Drug interactions

Phosphatidylcholine has no known the interactions with other drugs.
Vitamin B6 may decrease serum levels of levodopa, phenobarbital, and phenytoin (patients taking levodopa without carbidopa should avoid to take together with LIVOLIN FORTE).

 

Overdosage

Phosphatidylcholine overdosage is not known.

Vitamin B1-Anorexia, headache, insomnia, irritability, nausea, nervousness, palpitations, tremor, and vomiting have been rarely reported as an overdose response.

Vitamin B6-Symptoms include ataxia and sensory neuropathy with doses of 50 mg to 2 grams daily over prolonged periods. Acute doses of 70-357 mg/kg have been well tolerated.

Nicotinamide-Symptoms include GI distress. Treatment is supportive.

 

Pregnancy and Lactation

LIVOLIN FORTE use should be avoided in pregnancy and lactation.

 

Side Effects

At higher dosages, it may cause a reduced appetite, nausea, abdominal bloating, gastrointestinal pain, and diarrhea.

 

Contraindications

Not indicated in patients with depression (unipolar or clinical depression) unless under the supervision of a physician.

 

Storage

Store below 25oC in a dry place, away from direct sunlight.

 

Warning

Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.

 

Presentation

• Blister of 10 capsules, 10 blisters packed in an outer cardboard carton.

• Blister of 10 capsules, 3 blisters packed in an aluminium pouch and presented in an outer cardboard carton.

 

Note

• Read the instructions thoroughly before use.

• Please do not use the drug after the expiry date.

• Please do not use the drug if there are any significant changes in appearance of the capsules.

• Keep out of the reach of children

 

Manufactured under license from

MEGA LIFESCIENCES (AUSTRALIA) PTY. LTD.

Victoria, Australia

 

Manufacture by

MEGA LIFESCIENCES Public Company Limited

Bangpoo Industrial Estate,

Samutprakam, Thailand.

NAFDAC REGD No.: 04-3281

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