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RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

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RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE has the following salts in its composition

 1) Vitamin B12 2) Vitamin B6 3) Folic acid 4) Ginseng 5) Alpha lipoic acid

Uses Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency. 

Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Pyridoxamine Dihydrochloride (Vitamin B6) is important to:

  • Maintain and build immune system of body
  • Have positive effects on metabolism
  • Hormonal control, kidney health, anaemia, arthritis,
  • Maintain positive emotional health
  • Manage pre-mensural syndrome
  • Maintain skin health

 

It is also used to treat Vitamin B6 deficiency in following conditions:

  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Cardiac disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Emotional and mental disorders
  • Skin disorders

Uses Of Salt: Folic acid

Folic acid is used for preventing & treating folate deficiency, and its complications, like anaemia, inability of the bowel to absorb nutrients properly. Folic acid is also used for folate deficiency conditions including liver disease, ulcerative colitis, alcoholism, and kidney dialysis.

Pregnant women are advised to take folic acid to prevent miscarriage and neural tube defects. 

Uses Of Salt: Ginseng

Ginseng has been found useful in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Cold, cancer, fatigue, erectile dysfunction, high blood pressure, hepatitis-C, heart disease, diabetes
  • Menopausal symptoms

It also helps in boosting the immune system.

Uses Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

Alpha Lipoic Acid is used for immunity building, as well as by people with type 2 diabetes. It increases body's ability to use its own insulin to lower the levels of blood sugar.

Side Effects Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Side Effects Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is usually safe. Some people may experience:

  • Headache
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Getting nervous or anxious
  • Uncontrollable or Involuntary movements.   

Side Effects Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Generally no severe side effects are observed when Pyridoxamine Dihydrochloride is taken in appropriate amount.

Consult your doctor if any of the following severe side effects occurs:

  • Nauseavomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite 

Side Effects Of Salt: Folic acid

Some of the side effects (though rare) of Folic Acid are:

  • Constipation
  • Bitter taste in the mouth
  • Nausea
  • Sleeping disturbances
  • Allergic rejection
  • Bloating

Please consult your doctor if you get any of the above side effects, especially if they do not go away within 3-4 days of starting the use.

Side Effects Of Salt: Ginseng

The  common side effects of  Ginseng are:

  • Nervousness
  • Insomnia

Over doses of Ginseng can cause side effects such as:

  • Menstrual changes in women
  • Stomach upset
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

Side Effects Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

None.

Contraindications Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • The breast-feeding mothers.
  • If suffering from an infection
  • Low iron or folate level
  • Polycythemia (a bone disease)
  • Optic atrophy (genetic condition that harms the nerve connecting the eye to brain)
  • Blood in urine.

Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy or planning for pregnancy, breast feeding.

Contraindications Of Salt: Folic acid

  • Antibiotics. Iron decreases the effectiveness of certain types of antibiotics. Hence, there should be a gap of 1-2 hours between iron and antibiotics dose.
  • Bisphosphonates, Levodopa, Levothyroxine, Methyldopa and Mycophenolate Mofetil, Iron might decreases the absorption of these medicines. Hence, if you are taking any medicines containing any of these salts, you should keep a gap of 1-2 hours between any iron supplement and these medicines.

Contraindications Of Salt: Ginseng

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Ginseng or any other allergies.
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Depression

Contraindications Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

None.

What Is Anaemia

  • In Anaemia, lesser oxygen is carried around the body by red blood cells. Anemia can be of different types.

What Is Cancer

Cancer is essentially when there is an abnormal growth of cells in any part of the body. Typically, the body forms new cells to replace the ones that die. When new cells start growing even if you don’t really need them and the old cells don’t die, the extra cells may form a mass known as a tumour (leukaemia is an exception, as in this case cancer prohibits the normal functioning due to the abnormal division of cells in the bloodstream.

These tumours are classified as benign or malignant. Benign tumours are those that remain in one spot and do not grow. These tumours are not cancerous, whereas malignant ones are cancerous. The cells from malignant tumours spread via the lymphatic or blood systems and attack the neighbouring healthy tissues. These cancerous cells may also break away and spread to other parts of the body.

There are over 100 kinds of cancers and cancer can affect any part of the body. Most of the cancers are named after the part of the body where they originate. For instance, if it starts from the lung, it is known as lung cancer, etc. and when cancer spreads from one part of the body to another, it is known as metastasis.

There are broadly 5 groups of cancers:

  • Carcinomas: They occur in cells that cover the external and internal parts of the body such as colon, breast and lung cancer.
  • Sarcomas: These are caused in the cells located in the cartilage, bone, connective tissue, muscle, fat and other supportive tissues.
  • Lymphomas: These cancers usually begin in the immune system tissues and lymph nodes.
  • Adenomas: These are cancers that originate in the pituitary gland, thyroid, adrenal gland and other glandular tissues.
  • Leukaemia:  These cancers begin in the bone marrow and accrue in the bloodstream. 

What Is Common cold

The common cold is simply referred to as cold as well. The common cold is a contagious disease caused by viruses. It occurs in the upper part of the respiratory tract which affects mainly the nose. The body parts that may get affected by common cold are voice box, sinus, and throat. Symptoms and signs of the common cold may start to appear within two days after the exposure to the virus.The common cold is accompanied by a headache, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, coughing and sometimes fever as well. Generally, it might take a week to 10 days in the recovery. Some of the symptoms can stay even for three weeks. When the symptoms of common cold worsen, it can turn into Pneumonia.

The force of around 200 viruses is involved for causing the common cold. A virus known as rhinovirus is the most prevalent cause of common cold. Common cold vaccines are not yet available. The antidote of the common cold is also not yet made but relieve to the patients can be provided by treating the symptoms.

In humans, the common cold is one of the most reoccurring infectious diseases. Averagely, an adult may suffer from cold from a couple of times to four times in a year. Cold occurs mainly in winters. 

What Is Hepatitis C

  • Hepatitis C is a liver infection caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) and can be acute or chronic. HCV is a blood borne virus. The incubation time frame varies from 2 weeks to 6 weeks. After the initial infection, most of the people don’t show any symptoms for many years. 

What Is Hypertension

Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure in common language, is a long term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated. 

What Is Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Diabetes mellitus (type 2) is characterized by high blood sugar, relative lack of insulin and insulin resistance. It is a long term metabolic disorder.

Long term complications of diabetes are diabetic retinopathy, resulting in blindness, heart disease, strokes, kidney failure, poor flow of blood in limbs requiring amputation.

What Is Immunity building

Immunity building refers to any measures taken to assist and strengthen the body’s immune system to function optimally and to help ward off disease. Proper functioning is necessary for us to maintain ideal health.

The state in which the immune system is functioning sub-optimally is called immunodeficiency. Immunodeficiency states can have serious consequences e.g. predisposing to life-threatening infective diseases or cancer. Overfunctioning of the immune system is also common. Conditions in which the immune system over functions are hypersensitivity reactions or allergies, as well as autoimmune diseases (when the immune system recognises the body's cells as "foreign" and starts to attack them).

The immune system is intricately and very detailed in its design. The system is divided into innate and adaptive immunity. Innate immunity is the body’s first defence against external factors. These include physical defence mechanisms such as skin, mucosa and cell walls, as well as scavenger immune molecules that catch foreign particles in the blood and lymphatic streams.

 It is an immediate defence mechanism and non-specific. It does not adapt over time. White blood cells called macrophages and phagocytes form part of the body’s innate system. Once the innate immune system recognises a threat to the body, these cells activate a system called the complement cascade which leads to further activation of more of the immune system's cells.

The adaptive immune system is more focused and contains antibodies that are formed after exposure to specific foreign substances called antigens. Antibodies are called immunoglobulins, and lymphocytes are the cells responsible for activation of the innate immune system.

Poor diet, fatigue, stress as well as certain substances or medications can all lead to over- or underperformance of the immune system. Organs that form part of the immune systems include your spleen, tonsils/ adenoids, lymphatic system and bone marrow.

Symptoms Treated With RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Symptoms Of Anaemia

  • Common symptoms of anemia are tiredness, dizziness, and breathlessness.

What Are The Symptoms Of Cancer

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Changes in the skin

·         Darker skin (hyperpigmentation)

·         Red eyes (erythema)

·         Yellowish eyes and skin (jaundice)

·         Itching (pruritis)

·         Excessive growth of hair

Some other symptoms of cancer are:

  • Change in bladder function or bowel habits (longterm diarrhoea, constipation, pain or blood in urine).
  • Sores that do not heal.
  • White spots on the tongue or white patches inside the mouth (leukoplakia).
  • Unusual discharge or bleeding.
  • Thickening or lump in any part of the body such as breast, testicles, lymph nodes, etc.
  • Long-term indigestion or trouble in swallowing.
  • Any changes in a mole, wart or any changes in the skin.
  • Hoarseness or a nagging cough. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Common cold

After the exposure to the virus, the symptoms may occur in few days. Certain symptoms and signs of the common cold are as followed:

  • Stuffy or a runny nose.
  • Soreness in the throat is felt.
  • Regular coughing.
  • Congestion is experienced in the chest.
  • A mild headache and slight body pain may occur.
  • Continuous sneezing is experienced in some of the cases.
  • A little temperature rise of the body can occur.
  • Feeling of general sickness may be felt.
  • The nose may discharge green or yellow, thicker mucus.
  • Breaths become shorter.
  • Wheezing.
  • Pain in the sinus.
  • Pain in the ear can be experienced.
  • Eyes and eyelids may become heavy.
  • Extreme fussiness may occur.
  • Unusual drowsiness is experienced.
  • Loss of appetite can also be of the symptoms of common cold.
  • Certain complicated symptoms that may occur along the common cold:

There are fewer chances of such complications but sometimes cold gets worse and reaches to one’s ears, sinuses, or chest.

  • Ear infection: The main signs of ear infection are yellow or green nasal discharge and aching ears. It commonly occurs in small children.
  • Sinusitis: When a common cold stays for a longer period then the chances of sinusitis increases. Symptoms of sinusitis may include infected and inflamed sinuses.
  • Asthma: Wheezing or difficulty in breathing may be provoked by a common cold.
  • Chest infection: Infections like bronchitis and pneumonia can be caused by prolonged common cold.
  • Strep throat: Common cold is accompanied by strep throat infection. In this condition, throat becomes sore along with coughing.

What Are The Symptoms Of Hepatitis C

  • The symptoms visible acutely are: fever, fatigue, reduced appetite, nausea, vomits, dark urine, grey faeces, jaundice or joint pain.  

What Are The Symptoms Of Hypertension

High blood pressure in itself usually does not cause symptoms, but long term high blood pressure is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, vision loss, stroke, heart failure, and chronic kidney disease.

What Are The Symptoms Of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Common symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, and unexplained weight loss. Some patients may also feel increased hunger, feeling of tiredness, and sores that do not heal. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Immunity building

  • Recurrent or frequent colds or respiratory tract infections
  • Constant feeling of fatigue or lethargy
  • Difficulty losing or gaining weight
  • Frequent yeast infections such as gastrointestinal or genital candidiasis

Causes of diseases where RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE is used

What Are The Causes Of Anaemia

  • Deficiency of nutrients like iron, folic acid, vitamin B 12, sickle cell anemia (a genetic blood disorder) or kidney disease can be amongst few causes of anemia.
  • The type of food you eat also affects the absorption of iron and folic acid.

What Are The Causes Of Cancer

  • Exposure to toxic compounds or chemicals like benzene, asbestos, nickel, tobacco, etc.
  • Ionising Radiation: UV rays from the sun, gamma rays, uranium and radon radiation, etc.
  • Pathogens: HPV, herpes, hepatitis viruses, etc.
  • Genetics: Cancers like ovarian, breast, skin, prostate, colorectal cancers and melanoma are linked to human genes and are inherited from members of the family. 

What Are The Causes Of Common cold

  • The common cold is the infection causes in the upper-respiratory tract. It is caused by the attack of the viruses. It is a myth that not wearing enough cloth in winters or cold weather causes the cold. Some of the ways one can catch infections are as follows:
  • Exposure to the virus by touching any contaminated object like cell phone remote controls, laptops, etc. or any virus containing surface like door knobs, taps, etc.
  • Close contact with an infected person.
  • Using the personal belongings of a person suffering from the common cold like the towel, clothes, etc.
  • A mild infection may be caused in adults by three types of viruses responsible foe cold. However, in old people, children, and individuals with a weak immune system it can cause serious lower respiratory tract problem. Also, patients with heart and lung diseases, asthmatic patients, and premature babies are at a higher risk of getting the complications like pneumonia and bronchitis. 

What Are The Causes Of Hepatitis C

  • It is commonly transmitted by: sharing the injecting equipment, improper sterilization of medical equipment (syringes, needles), transfusion of the unscreened blood and blood products, sex, and from infected mother to the baby.
  • The disease is not communicated through breastfeeding, food, water or casual contacts (hugs, kisses, sharing food). 

What Are The Causes Of Hypertension

  • Wrong life style, lack of physical activity
  • Eating disorders
  • Old age, over weight
  • Smoking
  • Too much of salt in diet, alcohol
  • Obesity 

What Are The Causes Of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Type 2 diabetes mainly occurs because of obesity and lack of exercise. Some people are at more risk genetically than others. Type 2 diabetes can be prevented by regular exercise, maintaining normal weight and proper diet.

What Are The Causes Of Immunity building

Causes of reduced immunity can either be intrinsic/ hereditary or acquired.

Intrinsic or primary immunodeficiencies are inborn genetic errors. There are more than hundred different types and forms of primary immunodeficiency syndromes described. These include immunodeficiency syndromes such as selective IgA deficiency, DiGeorge syndrome and Ataxia Telangiectasia.

Secondary or acquired immunodeficiency states can be due to diseases or conditions such as:

Systemic disorders:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Malnutrition or being underweight
  • Auto-immune disorders

Medications or substances:

  • Long-term corticosteroid use
  • Tumour Necrosis Factor (TNF) used in auto-immune diseases like inflammatory bowel disease or rheumatoid arthritis. Chemotherapy or radiation.
  • Alcoholism

Physiological states:

  • Pregnancy is a normal physiological state of lowered immunity.
  • Ageing is also a natural process that causes lowered immunity.

Worst Foods With RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Worst Foods For Anaemia

  • Junk food.
  • Coffee, tea, red wine as these inhibit the absorption of iron.
  • White bread.
  • Sugar
  • Desserts

What Are The Worst Foods For Cancer

  • Avoid calorie-dense, fatty foods like chips, French fries, doughnuts, pastries, ice creams, etc. as they cause weight gain and obesity, which are the main cause of cancer.
  • Reduce or eliminate your consumption of sugar and sugary foods and beverages like sports drinks, soft drinks, etc. as sugar boosts the insulin and suppresses the immune system and also feeds the cancer cells.
  • Reduce or eliminate processed meats that are smoked, cured salted or preserved like sausages, hot dogs, bacon, lunch meats, etc. as they increase the risk of cancer. 
  • Avoid creamy dressings, sauces and dips as they are high in calories and can cause weight gain.
  • Avoid red meat as these meats increase the risk of cancer.
  • Avoid genetically modified (GMO) foods as they will worsen the effects of cancer.
  • Avoid soybean oil or corn oil as these can suppress the immune system further, especially if the oils are hydrogenated. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause liver, oesophageal and breast cancer.

What Are The Worst Foods For Common cold

Some of the foods to cut down to curb common cold and its symptoms are as follows:

  • Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages: Immunity of one’s body gets weakened by alcohol, also body experiences dehydration. Such conditions make one even more vulnerable to common cold. So, one should not consume alcohol, especially in a hefty amount to prevent the common cold. Some of the beverages to avoid are beer, wine, tequila, vodka, and whiskey.
  • Dairy Products: The Dairy product should be cut down during the common cold, as consuming dairy items may worsen the mucus formation. Excessive mucus causes the common cold to irritate even more. Some of the dairy products that one should avoid completely are milkshakes, cold coffee, milk ice creams, butter, cheese, yoghurt, cream, pudding, and other milk desserts.
  • Packed Juices: When one is suffering from the common cold he/she must stay away from packed fruit juices as they consist of high amount of added sugar. Sugar decreases the efficiency of WBC to fight against infections. The Vitamin C benefits from the packed juice are cancelled by excessive sugar present in them.   

What Are The Worst Foods For Hepatitis C

To reduce or prevent Hepatitis C, don’t eat the following:

  • Raw Seafood: The risk to develop fungal infection will badly affect Hepatitis C.
  • Unpasteurized dairy products: Avoid these to enhance any more infections.
  • Liver: The high iron content can lead to increased risk to liver enlargement, liver cancer when suffering from Hepatitis C
  • Salt: It leads to fluid retention

Foods to avoid if suffering from the ulcers:

  • Coffee(not even the decaf)
  • Chilis and hot peppers
  • Salty red food
  • Carbonated beverages and processed foods. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Hypertension

  • Limit your sodium intake to 1500 milligrams (less than one tablespoon) per day. Avoid foods like:
  • Pizza
  • Canned juices, processed foods
  • Fatty food, oily food
  • Pickle
  • The more an item stays in food, the more sodium it accumulates. Canned foods need to stay longer and need preservatives. Salt is a good preservative, used in most of the canned foods. However, the longer a vegetable stays in salt, the more sodium it accumulates. Hence, it is always suggested to eat freshly cooked food, then frozen or pre-cooked food.
  • Sugar
  • Coffee: People who have low blood pressure are recommended coffee as it increases blood pressure. Those with high BP should immediately stop drinking coffee as it contains caffeine, the main culprit of hypertension.
  • Alcohol: Having 3 drinks at a time can increase your blood pressure for a short while. Regularly drinking alcohol can result in long term hypertension.

What Are The Worst Foods For Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Sugar
  • White bread, pastries, cakes, cookies
  • Fruits like mango, bananas, melon, peaches, nectarines 
  • Canned juices, fruits
  • White rice
  • Blended coffee, ice creams, sweets
  • Chinese food
  • Fruit juices
  • French fries
  • Fatty meats

What Are The Worst Foods For Immunity building

  • Sugar and refined carbohydrates. High glycemic index carbohydrates and sugar wreak havoc on your body's immune system, by causing insulin spikes and blood sugar surges, increasing inflammation and lowering immunity.
  • Processed foods especially high in colourants, preservatives and chemicals all increase inflammation and lower immunity.
  • Foods high in saturated fatty acids.
  • Excessive alcohol intake reduces white blood cells in the immune system after long term use.

Do's With Usage of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Anaemia

  • Use iron utensils for cooking as food cooked in iron vessel automatically gathers iron from the vessel and makes food iron rich.
  • To improve absorption of iron in your body, take it with foods rich in vitamin C (like oranges, lemon)
  • Find out the exact reason of anemia as your food choice will depend upon the real cause of anemia. E.g., patients with anemia caused by celiac disease should avoid eating gluten rich foods (like wheat, oats. Etc.), which others should continue with gluten. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cancer

  • Maintaining a healthy body weight is very important to reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases. Being overweight or obese increases the risk of various cancers such as colon, rectum, breast, endometrium, oesophagus, kidney and pancreas cancers.
  • Use healthy cooking methods like broiling, baking, steaming and poaching of foods instead of frying or charbroiling to prevent weight gain and obesity.
  • Protect yourself from the sun by using sunscreen or hats or scarves to prevent the risk of skin cancer.
  • Go in for regular screening tests for cancer every year after the age of 40.
  • Use the techniques of self-examination every month that may help to detect lumps that may indicate breast cancer in women and prostate or testicular cancer in men.
  • If you are suffering from cancer, you may feel fatigue and weak. Have plenty of rest but at the same lead an active life. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Common cold

The tips that one should follow while suffering from common cold are as follows:

  • Keep one’s hands clean: Keep the hands clean by sanitizing them or washing them, as it helps to avoid the transferring of cold causing viruses. Especially, clean one’s hands after visiting public places like movie hall, shopping complex, gym, airport, and railway station. As these places contain a lot of germs.
  • Usage of disposables is recommended and encouraged if anyone from the family is suffering from common cold. By doing this one can prevent infection from spreading. After the usage disposables should be put into trash cans. One must particularly use disposable crockery like cups, plates, spoons and glasses, paper tissues. 
  • Maintain the hygiene of one’s dwelling place:  One should keep the house area germ free by cleaning it thoroughly with disinfectants. One must take care of cleaning the most touched things in the house like remote control, laptop, cell phone, etc. It helps to avoid viral infection, which includes common cold.
  • In the case of children suffering from common cold, clean his/her toys and utility items properly.
  • Keep the towels and clothes separate for the person suffering from common cold.
  • Maintaining a healthy and good lifestyle is important. One must exercise, take healthy meals, and sleep properly to boost up the immune system. Body’s immunity helps to fight the common cold and other infection.
  • Keep the stress in control: Stress is one of the major factors that weaken one’s immunity; hence one should try to relax. Good immunity means increases in the efficiency to fight with germs that cause the common cold.
  • Make swimming a habit: People are prone to common cold should try swimming and make it a habit. Doing so can improvise the flow of blood in the nasal tract.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Hepatitis C

To handle hepatitis C effectively, follow:

  • There are 6 types of Hepatitis C and they respond differently to different medicines. Hence, get thorough tests done to determine the genotype. Some patients may also need biopsy of liver, after blood tests.
  • Start treatment early and be watchful of symptoms. Many symptoms you might be experiencing may not be due to Hepatitis C. Discuss with your doctor every time you experience any of the symptoms.
  • Don’t get tattoo or piercing. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Hypertension

  • 30 minutes of yoga every day can help you reduce high blood pressure. Pranayama is the best yoga for controlling high BP.
  • Do conscious breathing for 3o minutes every day.
  • End your exercise with 5 minutes of Shavasana.
  • Do the brisk walk for 30 minutes a day.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Control your weight
  • Exercise regularly
  • Skip sugary drinks, processed hard to digest foods
  • Limit red meat
  • Choose good fat, remove bad fat from your diet

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Immunity building

  • Exercise frequently. At least 30mintes per day of light to moderate exercise 3-5 times a week. Exercise increases immunoglobulin levels, as well as the efficiency of innate system's cells. Extreme amounts of exercise may, however, lead to a weakening of your immune system. Balance is key.
  • Reduce stress levels. Learn relaxation techniques. Take frequent breaks. Go on holiday when possible, or take time off from work 3-4 monthly.
  • Follow a diet providing optimal nutritional support.
  • Assist your body in its functioning. Hydrate and help your body to detoxify. Drink at least 2 litres of clean, purified water per day.
  • Optimise sleep quantity and quality. Adults need 6 to 8 hours of good quality sleep per night.

Dont's With Usage Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Anaemia

  • Avoid taking iron with calcium rich foods, coffee, tea as these hinder the absorption of iron in the body. Take these items at different times.
  • Do yoga regularly as it increases the RBC count and also purifies the blood.
  • Exercise regularly, as it causes hunger, which in turn improves your food intake. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cancer

  • Avoid smoking and tobacco products.
  • Avoid large portion sizes of foods and choose low-calorie foods.  

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Common cold

One must avoid a few things when attached by the common cold. Some such things are as follows:

  • Do not touch one’s face, particularly the eye, mouth, and nose area, when exposed to the people suffering from common cold.
  • Do not smoke: Smoking a cigar or a cigarette may disturb the air passage and increase the chances of the common cold, and certain other infections. Passive smokers are also at a risk of catching a common cold. Hence, smoking should be completely avoided.
  • Avoid going to the work place:  Since common cold is a contagious disease, one should avoid visiting public places. Also, some rest is advised during common cold accompanied by fever. 
  • Do not travel by air: When suffering from common cold, one should not take flights. Increase in pressure while flying can make the ear drum rupture if one is congested. Also, dry air of the plane may irritate the inflamed nasal track and enhances the chance of bleeding nose.
  • Do not drive when feeling drowsy: Lack of sleep caused due to blocked nose and inability to breathe properly can make one feel drowsy all the time. Also, certain medicines prescribed in common cold have sedatives in them, which may cause drowsiness. Driving in such state may be proved hazardous, hence avoid driving in such illness. 
  • Avoid sexual activities: Although indulging in sexual activities is said to be an immunity booster, but it may cause the transmission of common cold causes viruses. Especially, kissing a healthy partner by the infected partner may result in the transferring of the germs. Hence, one should restrict from sexual activities.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Hepatitis C

  • Avoid sharing sharp items like razors, needles.
  • Avoid alcohol.
  • Don’t do unprotected sex. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Hypertension

  • Do not stay awake till long. Have adequate sleep.
  • Reduce stress, avoid stressful situations.
  • Reduce weight, if you are obese.
  • Smoking 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Don’t have sedentary life style
  • Quit smoking and alcohol

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Immunity building

  • Do not expose yourself to sudden changes in extreme temperature environments e.g. walking out into the cold after a full-on gym session.
  • Do not smoke. Smoking causes generalised inflammation of body tissues and leads to weakened immunity and poor tissue healing.

Other Useful Tips With Usage OfRICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Tips For Cancer

  • Foods like ginseng, green tea, aloe vera, lycopene, vitamins and dietary supplements are sometimes used as an alternative treatment for cancer. However, before using any of these as a remedy for cancer, check with your doctor.
  • Acupuncture has been used in many instances to treat cancer as an alternative therapy. However, before you decide to go in for such therapies, do consult with your doctor.
  • There are a few vaccines that can help to prevent cancer. You can check these out and take the vaccines as recommended.
  • Don’t be stressed or anxious. Take up yoga or meditation that can help you deal with any stress.
  • Mental health counselling, relaxation exercises and stress management can help you manage fatigue and help you overcome it.
  • Take up activities that will help to distract you from your illness like gardening, bird watching, walking in the park, photography, etc. 

What Are The Tips For Common cold

  • Take some steam: Blocked nose can be opened up by taking steam. There are a lot of steamers available in market these days, which makes easy to breathe in the steam. If a steamer is not available, then one can take steam from boiling water’s pot. Always remember to breathe through the nose while taking steam. Also, be careful as the steam can burn the nose badly. One can add a few prescribed medicines to the boiling water for better results.
  • Blow the mucus out: During a typical cold, excessive mucus is formed. Hence, it is important to blow it out instead of sniffing it back to the nasal passage. But be careful as blowing the nose too hard can make the germs enter to the ear passage that may lead to ear infections and ear ache.  The right way of blowing nose is to press one finger on one of the nostrils and gently blow the other one.  
  • Use Salt-Water or Saline Spray to rinse:  These may help to ease the congestion by breaking it up.

What Are The Tips For Hepatitis C

To prevent Hepatitis C, take care of the following:

  • Handle the sharp objects and waste carefully
  • Use condom
  • Strengthening immunity using hepatitis B and C vaccines.    

What Are The Tips For Immunity building

Nutritional and complementary substances that have shown to improve immune system functioning include:

  • Moringa
  • Spirulina
  • Echinacea
  • Ginseng

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Uses Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency. 

Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Pyridoxamine Dihydrochloride (Vitamin B6) is important to:

  • Maintain and build immune system of body
  • Have positive effects on metabolism
  • Hormonal control, kidney health, anaemia, arthritis,
  • Maintain positive emotional health
  • Manage pre-mensural syndrome
  • Maintain skin health

 

It is also used to treat Vitamin B6 deficiency in following conditions:

  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Cardiac disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Emotional and mental disorders
  • Skin disorders
Uses Of Salt: Folic acid

Folic acid is used for preventing & treating folate deficiency, and its complications, like anaemia, inability of the bowel to absorb nutrients properly. Folic acid is also used for folate deficiency conditions including liver disease, ulcerative colitis, alcoholism, and kidney dialysis.

Pregnant women are advised to take folic acid to prevent miscarriage and neural tube defects. 

Uses Of Salt: Ginseng

Ginseng has been found useful in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Cold, cancer, fatigue, erectile dysfunction, high blood pressure, hepatitis-C, heart disease, diabetes
  • Menopausal symptoms

It also helps in boosting the immune system.

Uses Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

Alpha Lipoic Acid is used for immunity building, as well as by people with type 2 diabetes. It increases body's ability to use its own insulin to lower the levels of blood sugar.

Side Effects Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Sideeffect Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is usually safe. Some people may experience:

  • Headache
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Getting nervous or anxious
  • Uncontrollable or Involuntary movements.   
Sideeffect Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Generally no severe side effects are observed when Pyridoxamine Dihydrochloride is taken in appropriate amount.

Consult your doctor if any of the following severe side effects occurs:

  • Nauseavomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite 
Sideeffect Of Salt: Folic acid

Some of the side effects (though rare) of Folic Acid are:

  • Constipation
  • Bitter taste in the mouth
  • Nausea
  • Sleeping disturbances
  • Allergic rejection
  • Bloating

Please consult your doctor if you get any of the above side effects, especially if they do not go away within 3-4 days of starting the use.

Sideeffect Of Salt: Ginseng

The  common side effects of  Ginseng are:

  • Nervousness
  • Insomnia

Over doses of Ginseng can cause side effects such as:

  • Menstrual changes in women
  • Stomach upset
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

Sideeffect Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

None.

Contraindications Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • The breast-feeding mothers.
  • If suffering from an infection
  • Low iron or folate level
  • Polycythemia (a bone disease)
  • Optic atrophy (genetic condition that harms the nerve connecting the eye to brain)
  • Blood in urine.
Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B6

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy or planning for pregnancy, breast feeding.
Contraindications Of Salt: Folic acid
  • Antibiotics. Iron decreases the effectiveness of certain types of antibiotics. Hence, there should be a gap of 1-2 hours between iron and antibiotics dose.
  • Bisphosphonates, Levodopa, Levothyroxine, Methyldopa and Mycophenolate Mofetil, Iron might decreases the absorption of these medicines. Hence, if you are taking any medicines containing any of these salts, you should keep a gap of 1-2 hours between any iron supplement and these medicines.
Contraindications Of Salt: Ginseng

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Ginseng or any other allergies.
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Depression
Contraindications Of Salt: Alpha lipoic acid

None.

Best Foods With RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Best Foods For Anaemia

  • Maintain the healthy diet, especially foods containing iron, Vitamin B12 (Eggs, Cheese, Milk, Meats like beef, lamb, pork, Fish, Fortified breakfast cereals).
  • Eat lots of leafy vegetables like spinach.
  • Fruits like Pomegranates.
  • Beetroot and sesame seeds are considered the wonder food for treating anemia.

What Are The Best Foods For Cancer

  • Eat nutrient-rich foods like fruits, vegetables, legumes like beans and peas and other high-calories foods as this helps to prevent putting on weight, obesity and the risk of cancer.
  • Eat lean meats like poultry, fish, etc. instead of red meat like pork, lamb and beef to prevent weight gain and the risk of cancers.
  • Eat whole fruits and vegetables. If you are drinking juice, then drink only 100% fresh fruit and vegetable juices.
  • Choose whole grains and whole grain products like whole grain pasta, cereals, and bread. Eat brown rice instead of white rice. These are healthier alternatives and prevents the risk of cancers.
  • Drink plenty of water and healthy juices. It is very important to stay hydrated if you are having cancer.

What Are The Best Foods For Common cold

Food to be consumed for preventing and treating common cold are as follows: 

  • Hydrating fluids: Dried out nasal passage and throat can encourage the growth and survival of flu and cold germs. Hence, it is important to consume lots of fluid all the time to maintain the moisture of mucous membrane. The moist mucous membrane can trap the germs easily and does not let them enter the respiratory system. Then these viruses can be blown out or can be ingested in the digestive system. These viruses get killed by the acids in the stomach; hence do not let one fall sick. Keep oneself well-hydrated not just prevent the common cold but also, pacify the symptoms. When one suffering from strep throat, he/she can mix a little honey in warm water to get some relief.  Some of the fluids one can consume are fresh fruit juices (especially rich in vitamin C, water, and decaffeinated tea.)  One’s goal should be the consumption of 8-10 glasses of fluid or water.
  • Chicken soup: Chicken soup is packed with a number of benefits, out of which curing and easing of the common cold is one benefit. Chicken soup consumption may increase the body temperature, which is favourable for the viruses; hence chicken soup eliminates the viruses from the body. Also, hot chicken soup melts down the mucus and eases the symptoms of common cold. Try homemade chicken soup as it is better than packed ones. Chicken soup has elements that may boost up one’s immunity, which rather helps them to fight with cold causing viruses.
  • Garlic: Garlic has an element known as allicin, which has antimicrobial properties. Hence, it helps to safeguard the body from fungi, viruses, and bacteria. One can chew a raw clove after every few hours, or it can be added to other food items like chicken soup.
  • Vitamin C rich foods: The most common element found in citrus fruits is vitamin C. It acts as an antioxidant, which may decrease the symptoms of common cold up to 23%. According to a study 1-8 grams of vitamin C is sufficient to work on the symptoms of common cold. This particular quantity of vitamin C can be obtained from certain vegetables like tomatoes, sweet potatoes, broccoli and red bell-peppers, Brussel sprouts, and citrus fruits.
  • Ginger: Ginger not only relieves the itchiness of the throat; it also helps to kill the cause of the infection A chemical known as sesquiterpenes is present in ginger. This compound particularly attacks the rhinoviruses, which is one of the major causes of a common cold. 
  • Honey: Honey is known for its miraculous benefits for various health issues. The common cold is also one of the problems that can be treated by the consumption of honey. Honey is packed with a lot of antioxidants and also has antimicrobial properties, which make it a perfect element to fight common cold causing viruses. It forms a coating on one’s throat helping to soothe the symptom of a sore throat as well as it has healing properties that contribute to healing the sore throat. 

What Are The Best Foods For Hepatitis C

To reduce or prevent Hepatitis C, eat the following:

  • Fruits and Vegetables: Low fat and calorie content reduces liver fatty diseases.
  • Drink lots of water.
  • Whole grains (wheat bread, barley, brown rice, quinoa, oats): These strengthen the immunity.
  • Protein: Fish, Skinless chicken, turkey, non-fat dairy products and lean meat will improve liver health and reduce fatty liver diseases.
  • Coffee

Foods that must be consumed if suffering from ulcers in the stomach:

  • Flavonoids are very effective to treat ulcers as they keep the stomach lining intact and are found in: soy, legumes, red grapes, kale, broccoli, apple, berries and tea (more in green tea)
  • Deglycyrrhizinated licorice: The old plain herb, licorice helps in the healing of ulcers.
  • Probiotics are very good for the digestive health. Common foods are: yogurt, buttermilk, miso(fermented soybeans with salt and koji)
  • Honey, Garlic, cranberry decreases the growth of Helicobacter pylori(bacterium that commonly causes ulcers)

What Are The Best Foods For Hypertension

  • Eat foods which are rich in potassium, magnesium and fibre. Some of the foods recommended for hypertension are:
  • Beetroots are considered the wonder food for high blood pressure. They contain nitrite, which opens the blood vessels and lowers blood pressure. Cook beetroots or drink juice, either way, it will be healthy for you.
  • Add spices like garlic, basil leaves, ginger, cumin to spice up your meals. This will make up for the lack of the taste of food, caused by low salt.
  • Grains
  • Green, leafy vegetables
  • Low-fat dairy products, Yogurt (fat-free)
  • Lean meat, poultry products
  • Nuts, seeds, and legumes
  • Fruits like Apples, apricots, broccoli, carrots, bananas, mangoes, melons, pineapples, oranges, peaches, and strawberries.
  • Collards, green beans, green peas, kale, dates, grapes, lima beans, potatoes, raisins, sweet potatoes, spinach, squash, tomatoes. 

What Are The Best Foods For Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Whole grains, such as brown rice, oatmeal, quinoa, millet, or amaranth
  • Indian blueberry
  • Brown rice
  • Broccoli, hailed as super food for diabetes management
  • Fish
  • Psyllium husk
  • Cannellini beans
  • Spinach
  • Sweet potatoes
  • Walnuts
  • Cinnamon
  • Green leafy vegetables like collard greens
  • Turmeric

What Are The Best Foods For Immunity building

  • Foods high in antioxidants, especially berries.
  • Vitamin C is a potent anti-inflammatory and immune booster. Foods rich in vitamin C include Grapefruits, oranges, red bell peppers, strawberries, papaya.
  • Vitamin D. Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to some auto-immune diseases. Foods rich in vitamin D include egg yolks, beef liver, cheese, mushrooms, fish such as tuna and salmon.
  • Probiotic rich foods lower intestinal inflammation and stimulate good bacteria in the gut, strengthening the immune system. Foods include yogurt, kefir, kombucha.
  • Garlic cloves. Garlic has long been used for its antibacterial and antiviral properties as well as immune boosting abilities.
  • Ginger boosts immunity and is anti-inflammatory.
  • Coconut oil contains lauric acid that has a strong antiviral and antibacterial component.
  • Zinc helps fight infections. Zinc is especially rich in shellfish foods.

Worst Foods With RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Worst Foods For Anaemia

  • Junk food.
  • Coffee, tea, red wine as these inhibit the absorption of iron.
  • White bread.
  • Sugar
  • Desserts

What Are The Worst Foods For Cancer

  • Avoid calorie-dense, fatty foods like chips, French fries, doughnuts, pastries, ice creams, etc. as they cause weight gain and obesity, which are the main cause of cancer.
  • Reduce or eliminate your consumption of sugar and sugary foods and beverages like sports drinks, soft drinks, etc. as sugar boosts the insulin and suppresses the immune system and also feeds the cancer cells.
  • Reduce or eliminate processed meats that are smoked, cured salted or preserved like sausages, hot dogs, bacon, lunch meats, etc. as they increase the risk of cancer. 
  • Avoid creamy dressings, sauces and dips as they are high in calories and can cause weight gain.
  • Avoid red meat as these meats increase the risk of cancer.
  • Avoid genetically modified (GMO) foods as they will worsen the effects of cancer.
  • Avoid soybean oil or corn oil as these can suppress the immune system further, especially if the oils are hydrogenated. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause liver, oesophageal and breast cancer.

What Are The Worst Foods For Common cold

Some of the foods to cut down to curb common cold and its symptoms are as follows:

  • Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages: Immunity of one’s body gets weakened by alcohol, also body experiences dehydration. Such conditions make one even more vulnerable to common cold. So, one should not consume alcohol, especially in a hefty amount to prevent the common cold. Some of the beverages to avoid are beer, wine, tequila, vodka, and whiskey.
  • Dairy Products: The Dairy product should be cut down during the common cold, as consuming dairy items may worsen the mucus formation. Excessive mucus causes the common cold to irritate even more. Some of the dairy products that one should avoid completely are milkshakes, cold coffee, milk ice creams, butter, cheese, yoghurt, cream, pudding, and other milk desserts.
  • Packed Juices: When one is suffering from the common cold he/she must stay away from packed fruit juices as they consist of high amount of added sugar. Sugar decreases the efficiency of WBC to fight against infections. The Vitamin C benefits from the packed juice are cancelled by excessive sugar present in them.   

What Are The Worst Foods For Hepatitis C

To reduce or prevent Hepatitis C, don’t eat the following:

  • Raw Seafood: The risk to develop fungal infection will badly affect Hepatitis C.
  • Unpasteurized dairy products: Avoid these to enhance any more infections.
  • Liver: The high iron content can lead to increased risk to liver enlargement, liver cancer when suffering from Hepatitis C
  • Salt: It leads to fluid retention

Foods to avoid if suffering from the ulcers:

  • Coffee(not even the decaf)
  • Chilis and hot peppers
  • Salty red food
  • Carbonated beverages and processed foods. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Hypertension

  • Limit your sodium intake to 1500 milligrams (less than one tablespoon) per day. Avoid foods like:
  • Pizza
  • Canned juices, processed foods
  • Fatty food, oily food
  • Pickle
  • The more an item stays in food, the more sodium it accumulates. Canned foods need to stay longer and need preservatives. Salt is a good preservative, used in most of the canned foods. However, the longer a vegetable stays in salt, the more sodium it accumulates. Hence, it is always suggested to eat freshly cooked food, then frozen or pre-cooked food.
  • Sugar
  • Coffee: People who have low blood pressure are recommended coffee as it increases blood pressure. Those with high BP should immediately stop drinking coffee as it contains caffeine, the main culprit of hypertension.
  • Alcohol: Having 3 drinks at a time can increase your blood pressure for a short while. Regularly drinking alcohol can result in long term hypertension.

What Are The Worst Foods For Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Sugar
  • White bread, pastries, cakes, cookies
  • Fruits like mango, bananas, melon, peaches, nectarines 
  • Canned juices, fruits
  • White rice
  • Blended coffee, ice creams, sweets
  • Chinese food
  • Fruit juices
  • French fries
  • Fatty meats

What Are The Worst Foods For Immunity building

  • Sugar and refined carbohydrates. High glycemic index carbohydrates and sugar wreak havoc on your body's immune system, by causing insulin spikes and blood sugar surges, increasing inflammation and lowering immunity.
  • Processed foods especially high in colourants, preservatives and chemicals all increase inflammation and lower immunity.
  • Foods high in saturated fatty acids.
  • Excessive alcohol intake reduces white blood cells in the immune system after long term use.

Symptoms Treated With RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Symptoms Of Anaemia

  • Common symptoms of anemia are tiredness, dizziness, and breathlessness.

What Are The Symptoms Of Cancer

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Changes in the skin

·         Darker skin (hyperpigmentation)

·         Red eyes (erythema)

·         Yellowish eyes and skin (jaundice)

·         Itching (pruritis)

·         Excessive growth of hair

Some other symptoms of cancer are:

  • Change in bladder function or bowel habits (longterm diarrhoea, constipation, pain or blood in urine).
  • Sores that do not heal.
  • White spots on the tongue or white patches inside the mouth (leukoplakia).
  • Unusual discharge or bleeding.
  • Thickening or lump in any part of the body such as breast, testicles, lymph nodes, etc.
  • Long-term indigestion or trouble in swallowing.
  • Any changes in a mole, wart or any changes in the skin.
  • Hoarseness or a nagging cough. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Common cold

After the exposure to the virus, the symptoms may occur in few days. Certain symptoms and signs of the common cold are as followed:

  • Stuffy or a runny nose.
  • Soreness in the throat is felt.
  • Regular coughing.
  • Congestion is experienced in the chest.
  • A mild headache and slight body pain may occur.
  • Continuous sneezing is experienced in some of the cases.
  • A little temperature rise of the body can occur.
  • Feeling of general sickness may be felt.
  • The nose may discharge green or yellow, thicker mucus.
  • Breaths become shorter.
  • Wheezing.
  • Pain in the sinus.
  • Pain in the ear can be experienced.
  • Eyes and eyelids may become heavy.
  • Extreme fussiness may occur.
  • Unusual drowsiness is experienced.
  • Loss of appetite can also be of the symptoms of common cold.
  • Certain complicated symptoms that may occur along the common cold:

There are fewer chances of such complications but sometimes cold gets worse and reaches to one’s ears, sinuses, or chest.

  • Ear infection: The main signs of ear infection are yellow or green nasal discharge and aching ears. It commonly occurs in small children.
  • Sinusitis: When a common cold stays for a longer period then the chances of sinusitis increases. Symptoms of sinusitis may include infected and inflamed sinuses.
  • Asthma: Wheezing or difficulty in breathing may be provoked by a common cold.
  • Chest infection: Infections like bronchitis and pneumonia can be caused by prolonged common cold.
  • Strep throat: Common cold is accompanied by strep throat infection. In this condition, throat becomes sore along with coughing.

What Are The Symptoms Of Hepatitis C

  • The symptoms visible acutely are: fever, fatigue, reduced appetite, nausea, vomits, dark urine, grey faeces, jaundice or joint pain.  

What Are The Symptoms Of Hypertension

High blood pressure in itself usually does not cause symptoms, but long term high blood pressure is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, vision loss, stroke, heart failure, and chronic kidney disease.

What Are The Symptoms Of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Common symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, and unexplained weight loss. Some patients may also feel increased hunger, feeling of tiredness, and sores that do not heal. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Immunity building

  • Recurrent or frequent colds or respiratory tract infections
  • Constant feeling of fatigue or lethargy
  • Difficulty losing or gaining weight
  • Frequent yeast infections such as gastrointestinal or genital candidiasis

Causes of diseases where RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE is used

What Are The Causes Of Anaemia

  • Deficiency of nutrients like iron, folic acid, vitamin B 12, sickle cell anemia (a genetic blood disorder) or kidney disease can be amongst few causes of anemia.
  • The type of food you eat also affects the absorption of iron and folic acid.

What Are The Causes Of Cancer

  • Exposure to toxic compounds or chemicals like benzene, asbestos, nickel, tobacco, etc.
  • Ionising Radiation: UV rays from the sun, gamma rays, uranium and radon radiation, etc.
  • Pathogens: HPV, herpes, hepatitis viruses, etc.
  • Genetics: Cancers like ovarian, breast, skin, prostate, colorectal cancers and melanoma are linked to human genes and are inherited from members of the family. 

What Are The Causes Of Common cold

  • The common cold is the infection causes in the upper-respiratory tract. It is caused by the attack of the viruses. It is a myth that not wearing enough cloth in winters or cold weather causes the cold. Some of the ways one can catch infections are as follows:
  • Exposure to the virus by touching any contaminated object like cell phone remote controls, laptops, etc. or any virus containing surface like door knobs, taps, etc.
  • Close contact with an infected person.
  • Using the personal belongings of a person suffering from the common cold like the towel, clothes, etc.
  • A mild infection may be caused in adults by three types of viruses responsible foe cold. However, in old people, children, and individuals with a weak immune system it can cause serious lower respiratory tract problem. Also, patients with heart and lung diseases, asthmatic patients, and premature babies are at a higher risk of getting the complications like pneumonia and bronchitis. 

What Are The Causes Of Hepatitis C

  • It is commonly transmitted by: sharing the injecting equipment, improper sterilization of medical equipment (syringes, needles), transfusion of the unscreened blood and blood products, sex, and from infected mother to the baby.
  • The disease is not communicated through breastfeeding, food, water or casual contacts (hugs, kisses, sharing food). 

What Are The Causes Of Hypertension

  • Wrong life style, lack of physical activity
  • Eating disorders
  • Old age, over weight
  • Smoking
  • Too much of salt in diet, alcohol
  • Obesity 

What Are The Causes Of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Type 2 diabetes mainly occurs because of obesity and lack of exercise. Some people are at more risk genetically than others. Type 2 diabetes can be prevented by regular exercise, maintaining normal weight and proper diet.

What Are The Causes Of Immunity building

Causes of reduced immunity can either be intrinsic/ hereditary or acquired.

Intrinsic or primary immunodeficiencies are inborn genetic errors. There are more than hundred different types and forms of primary immunodeficiency syndromes described. These include immunodeficiency syndromes such as selective IgA deficiency, DiGeorge syndrome and Ataxia Telangiectasia.

Secondary or acquired immunodeficiency states can be due to diseases or conditions such as:

Systemic disorders:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Malnutrition or being underweight
  • Auto-immune disorders

Medications or substances:

  • Long-term corticosteroid use
  • Tumour Necrosis Factor (TNF) used in auto-immune diseases like inflammatory bowel disease or rheumatoid arthritis. Chemotherapy or radiation.
  • Alcoholism

Physiological states:

  • Pregnancy is a normal physiological state of lowered immunity.
  • Ageing is also a natural process that causes lowered immunity.

Do's With Usage of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Anaemia

  • Use iron utensils for cooking as food cooked in iron vessel automatically gathers iron from the vessel and makes food iron rich.
  • To improve absorption of iron in your body, take it with foods rich in vitamin C (like oranges, lemon)
  • Find out the exact reason of anemia as your food choice will depend upon the real cause of anemia. E.g., patients with anemia caused by celiac disease should avoid eating gluten rich foods (like wheat, oats. Etc.), which others should continue with gluten. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cancer

  • Maintaining a healthy body weight is very important to reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases. Being overweight or obese increases the risk of various cancers such as colon, rectum, breast, endometrium, oesophagus, kidney and pancreas cancers.
  • Use healthy cooking methods like broiling, baking, steaming and poaching of foods instead of frying or charbroiling to prevent weight gain and obesity.
  • Protect yourself from the sun by using sunscreen or hats or scarves to prevent the risk of skin cancer.
  • Go in for regular screening tests for cancer every year after the age of 40.
  • Use the techniques of self-examination every month that may help to detect lumps that may indicate breast cancer in women and prostate or testicular cancer in men.
  • If you are suffering from cancer, you may feel fatigue and weak. Have plenty of rest but at the same lead an active life. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Common cold

The tips that one should follow while suffering from common cold are as follows:

  • Keep one’s hands clean: Keep the hands clean by sanitizing them or washing them, as it helps to avoid the transferring of cold causing viruses. Especially, clean one’s hands after visiting public places like movie hall, shopping complex, gym, airport, and railway station. As these places contain a lot of germs.
  • Usage of disposables is recommended and encouraged if anyone from the family is suffering from common cold. By doing this one can prevent infection from spreading. After the usage disposables should be put into trash cans. One must particularly use disposable crockery like cups, plates, spoons and glasses, paper tissues. 
  • Maintain the hygiene of one’s dwelling place:  One should keep the house area germ free by cleaning it thoroughly with disinfectants. One must take care of cleaning the most touched things in the house like remote control, laptop, cell phone, etc. It helps to avoid viral infection, which includes common cold.
  • In the case of children suffering from common cold, clean his/her toys and utility items properly.
  • Keep the towels and clothes separate for the person suffering from common cold.
  • Maintaining a healthy and good lifestyle is important. One must exercise, take healthy meals, and sleep properly to boost up the immune system. Body’s immunity helps to fight the common cold and other infection.
  • Keep the stress in control: Stress is one of the major factors that weaken one’s immunity; hence one should try to relax. Good immunity means increases in the efficiency to fight with germs that cause the common cold.
  • Make swimming a habit: People are prone to common cold should try swimming and make it a habit. Doing so can improvise the flow of blood in the nasal tract.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Hepatitis C

To handle hepatitis C effectively, follow:

  • There are 6 types of Hepatitis C and they respond differently to different medicines. Hence, get thorough tests done to determine the genotype. Some patients may also need biopsy of liver, after blood tests.
  • Start treatment early and be watchful of symptoms. Many symptoms you might be experiencing may not be due to Hepatitis C. Discuss with your doctor every time you experience any of the symptoms.
  • Don’t get tattoo or piercing. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Hypertension

  • 30 minutes of yoga every day can help you reduce high blood pressure. Pranayama is the best yoga for controlling high BP.
  • Do conscious breathing for 3o minutes every day.
  • End your exercise with 5 minutes of Shavasana.
  • Do the brisk walk for 30 minutes a day.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Control your weight
  • Exercise regularly
  • Skip sugary drinks, processed hard to digest foods
  • Limit red meat
  • Choose good fat, remove bad fat from your diet

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Immunity building

  • Exercise frequently. At least 30mintes per day of light to moderate exercise 3-5 times a week. Exercise increases immunoglobulin levels, as well as the efficiency of innate system's cells. Extreme amounts of exercise may, however, lead to a weakening of your immune system. Balance is key.
  • Reduce stress levels. Learn relaxation techniques. Take frequent breaks. Go on holiday when possible, or take time off from work 3-4 monthly.
  • Follow a diet providing optimal nutritional support.
  • Assist your body in its functioning. Hydrate and help your body to detoxify. Drink at least 2 litres of clean, purified water per day.
  • Optimise sleep quantity and quality. Adults need 6 to 8 hours of good quality sleep per night.

Dont's With Usage Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Anaemia

  • Avoid taking iron with calcium rich foods, coffee, tea as these hinder the absorption of iron in the body. Take these items at different times.
  • Do yoga regularly as it increases the RBC count and also purifies the blood.
  • Exercise regularly, as it causes hunger, which in turn improves your food intake. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cancer

  • Avoid smoking and tobacco products.
  • Avoid large portion sizes of foods and choose low-calorie foods.  

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Common cold

One must avoid a few things when attached by the common cold. Some such things are as follows:

  • Do not touch one’s face, particularly the eye, mouth, and nose area, when exposed to the people suffering from common cold.
  • Do not smoke: Smoking a cigar or a cigarette may disturb the air passage and increase the chances of the common cold, and certain other infections. Passive smokers are also at a risk of catching a common cold. Hence, smoking should be completely avoided.
  • Avoid going to the work place:  Since common cold is a contagious disease, one should avoid visiting public places. Also, some rest is advised during common cold accompanied by fever. 
  • Do not travel by air: When suffering from common cold, one should not take flights. Increase in pressure while flying can make the ear drum rupture if one is congested. Also, dry air of the plane may irritate the inflamed nasal track and enhances the chance of bleeding nose.
  • Do not drive when feeling drowsy: Lack of sleep caused due to blocked nose and inability to breathe properly can make one feel drowsy all the time. Also, certain medicines prescribed in common cold have sedatives in them, which may cause drowsiness. Driving in such state may be proved hazardous, hence avoid driving in such illness. 
  • Avoid sexual activities: Although indulging in sexual activities is said to be an immunity booster, but it may cause the transmission of common cold causes viruses. Especially, kissing a healthy partner by the infected partner may result in the transferring of the germs. Hence, one should restrict from sexual activities.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Hepatitis C

  • Avoid sharing sharp items like razors, needles.
  • Avoid alcohol.
  • Don’t do unprotected sex. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Hypertension

  • Do not stay awake till long. Have adequate sleep.
  • Reduce stress, avoid stressful situations.
  • Reduce weight, if you are obese.
  • Smoking 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

  • Don’t have sedentary life style
  • Quit smoking and alcohol

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Immunity building

  • Do not expose yourself to sudden changes in extreme temperature environments e.g. walking out into the cold after a full-on gym session.
  • Do not smoke. Smoking causes generalised inflammation of body tissues and leads to weakened immunity and poor tissue healing.

RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE has the following salts in its composition

 1) Vitamin B12 2) Vitamin B6 3) Folic acid 4) Ginseng 5) Alpha lipoic acid

Other Useful Tips With Usage Of RICHAXON SOFTGEL CAPSULE

What Are The Tips For Cancer

  • Foods like ginseng, green tea, aloe vera, lycopene, vitamins and dietary supplements are sometimes used as an alternative treatment for cancer. However, before using any of these as a remedy for cancer, check with your doctor.
  • Acupuncture has been used in many instances to treat cancer as an alternative therapy. However, before you decide to go in for such therapies, do consult with your doctor.
  • There are a few vaccines that can help to prevent cancer. You can check these out and take the vaccines as recommended.
  • Don’t be stressed or anxious. Take up yoga or meditation that can help you deal with any stress.
  • Mental health counselling, relaxation exercises and stress management can help you manage fatigue and help you overcome it.
  • Take up activities that will help to distract you from your illness like gardening, bird watching, walking in the park, photography, etc. 

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