This medication helps promote a healthy intestinal lining in people with symptoms associated with inflammatory bowel disease.
Villicote helps restore the mucin layer of the intestines. A healthy mucin layer provides mechanical protection for the cells lining the intestinal tract. A healthy mucin layer also serves as a barrier against toxins.
Empty the contents of a sachet into your favourite hot or cold beverage. Villicote is mildly sweet tasting. This is a natural feature of the product. It does not contain any sweeteners. You may also sprinkle the content of a sachet of Villicote over your cereal or any other solid food. Because of its sweet taste, you may also place Villicote directly on your tongue.
No known drug interactions. Villicote has been used along with 5ASA, corticosteroids, biologics and azathioprine without any evidence of drug interactions.
Do not use this if you are allergic to shellfish.
If you are allergic to shellfish you may experience skin rashes or shortness of breath.
Consult a health care practitioner before use.
Adults and Children 14 years and older, take 1 to 2 grams, 3 times per day. Dose may be adjusted based on response.
The carton contains 90 sachets of Villicote. Each sachet contains 2 grams of N-acetylglucosamine.