Flavonoids Pharmacology


About Flavonoids
A plant secondary metabolite,Vasoprotective, Phenylpropanoid derivative, Nutrients:Dietary antioxidant.
Mechanism of Action of Flavonoids
Flavonoids are antioxidants which exerts it`s actions as phlebotropic drug. It strengthens the venous tone and acts on veins to reduce venous stasis and distention. It decreases the capillary hyperpermeability and increases the capillary resistance by protecting the microcirculation from damaging process. They provide protection against oxidative and free radical damage. They are biological response modifiers having anti allergic, anti inflammatory, anticarcinogenic, antiviral, and anti oxidant action.
Pharmacokinets of Flavonoids
Absorption : Absorbed orally
Onset of Action for Flavonoids
Duration of Action for Flavonoids
Half Life of Flavonoids
Side Effects of Flavonoids
1. Gastro intestinal disturbances
2. Autonomic disorders

Contra-indications of Flavonoids
1. First trimester of pregnancy
Special Precautions while taking Flavonoids
Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
May be used
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Indications for Flavonoids
1. Varicose veins
2. Haemorrhoids
3. Menorrhagia
4. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
5. Intra Uterine devices intolerances
6. Functional venous disorders
7. Menorrhagia.

Interactions for Flavonoids
Typical Dosage for Flavonoids
1gm to 2gm. Initially 1.8gm for 3days followed by 1.35gm/day.
Maximum dose: 3gm.

Schedule of Flavonoids
Storage Requirements for Flavonoids
Effects of Missed Dosage of Flavonoids
Effects of Overdose of Flavonoids

Home Delivery for Flavonoids in Your City

Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including flavonoids.

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 flavonoids and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for flavonoids 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 flavonoids 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 flavonoids before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for flavonoids with the pharmacy.

Flavonoids is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for flavonoids might be better known than flavonoids itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have flavonoids in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for flavonoids.