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SiliconAbout SiliconDietary mineral, In Osteoporosis ,Osteoarthritis.Mechanism of Action of SiliconSilicon is involved in the formation of bone and connective tissues. It facilitate the formation of glycosaminoglycan and collagen components of the bone matrix through its role as a constituent of the enzyme prolyhydrolase. Alternatively, it may have a structural role in glycosaminoglycans and linking different polysaccharides in the bone matrix. Silicon also appears to have a role in reducing the absorption of aluminium.Pharmacokinets of SiliconAbsorption: Silicon in the form of silicic acid is readily absorbed in the gastrointestinal tract. and absorption is increased by dietary fibre. Distribution:It is mainly distributed in bone, nails, tendons and the walls of the aorta. Silicon has also been found in the liver, kidneys, lungs and spleen. Excretion: It is readily excreted in the urine and small amounts excreted in the faeces.
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Home Delivery for Silicon in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including silicon.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for silicon and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for silicon may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take silicon only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for silicon before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for silicon with the pharmacy.
Silicon is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for silicon might be better known than silicon itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have silicon in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for silicon.