CYTOZEN CAPSULE

Charak Cytozen Capsule is an Ayurvedic formulation that is hepato-protective. It improves liver functions, thus reducing the damages caused by infections like hepatitis, alcoholism and medications. It is a potent antioxidant drug and improves metabolism.

This drug helps to maintain the potential functions of the liver like the elimination of metabolic wastes, blood formation and energy storage. The ingredient drug-like hareetaki (Terminalia chebula), yashtimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra), amala etc. have anti-oxidant and liver-protective action. The antioxidant property protects the liver cells from damage.

The product is available in syrup and capsule dosage form.

INGREDIENTS of Cytozen

Sl. No.IngredientsBotanical nameProperties
1HaritakiTerminalia chebulaHepato-protective corrects metabolism, is rejuvenating
2BilwaAegle marmelosAnti-oxidant, liver protective, anti-viral and rejuvenating
3YashtimadhuGlycyrrhiza glabraAnti-oxidant, rejuvenating drug
4MustaCyperus rotundusCorrects metabolism, it is used in the treatment of gastro-intestinal and hepato-cellular system
5PunarnavaBoerhavia diffusaRelieves oedema, anti-oxidant and liver protective
6AmalakiEmbilica officinalisAnti-oxidant, hepato-protective, rejuvenating drug
7KatukiPicrorrhiza kurroaVery potent medicine which acts as liver protective
8KalmeghAndrographis paniculataLiver protective, used in treating infections, fever
9KumariAloe barbadensisAction in the hepato-cellular system and improves liver function

DOSE

Adult:

Capsule: 1 tablet twice daily till the symptoms subside. In chronic condition can be given for a month or two

Syrup: 5 to 10 ml twice daily after food.

Regular monitoring of liver function and doctor check-ups is necessary.

PRESENTATION

Tablet: 20 capsules in blister packing

Syrup: 100 ml bottle

MANUFACTURER

Charak Pharmaceuticals

DIET

  • Avoid alcohol, smoking, carbonated soft drink
  • Fried and spicy, high food is not desirable
  • Junk food and preserved foods are better to be avoided
  • A healthy diet including raw vegetables and fruits

Avoid injudicious administration of drugs without the doctor’s advice.

EXERCISE

Yoga, pranayama and meditation help to maintain a healthy mind and body. Can do,

  • Sooryanamaskara
  • Gomukhasana
  • Ardhamatsyendriasana
  • Merudandasana
  • Anuloma-viloma pranayama
  • Meditation

It is desirable to take an expert opinion if necessary.

RESEARCH PAPERS

  • Hepato-protective action of Katuki

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/339079904_HEPATOPROTECTIVE_AND_HYPOLIPIDEMIC_EFFECT_OF_KUTAKI_PICRORHIZA_KURROA_ROYLE_EX_BENTH-A_REVIEW

  • Hepato-protective action of Punanava

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/9147255

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