Cuchel Capsules

  • Medicine Name- Cuchel
  • API- Trientine Hydrochloride
  • Packaging- 100 Capsules
  • Strength- 250mg
  • Manufactured by- MSN Laboratories
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Trientine Hydrochloride 250 mg Capsule is a chelating agent, used for the treatment of Wilson’s disease (hepatolenticular degeneration) in patients intolerant to medication known as Penicillamine. The therapeutic drug should be used when continued treatment with Penicillamine is no longer possible because of intolerable or life-endangering side effects.

Limitation(s) of use: Unlike penicillamine, the medication Trientine Capsule is not recommended in cystinuria or rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Trientine Hydrochloride 250 mg Capsule is not indicated to treat biliary cirrhosis.

Dosage and Side Effects

The recommended initial dosage is 500-750 mg per day for pediatric patients and 750-1,250 mg per day for adults given in divided doses 2, 3, or 4 times daily. Dosage may be enhanced to a maximum of 2,000 mg daily for adults or 1,500 mg daily for pediatric patients aged 12 or less.

The daily dosage of Trientine capsules needs to be enhanced only if the clinical response (CR) is not apt or the free serum copper concentration is constantly beyond 20 mcg/dL.

Take Trientine capsule dosage on an empty stomach, at least 60 minutes prior to a meal or 120 minutes after a meal, and at least 60 minutes apart from any other medicine, food, or milk. Swallow the capsules whole through water and it must not be chewed or opened.

The most common side effects of trientine hydrochloride capsule may include heartburn, stomach pain, loss of appetite, mouth sores, general ill feeling, black/tarry stools, skin flaking, cracking, or thickening.

Warning and Precautions

  • Trientine Hydrochloride 250mg Capsule therapy is not recommended if patients are allergic to it. Patients must remain under regular medical supervision throughout the therapy. Clinicians should regularly check to see if patients have iron deficiency anemia. This is mainly required for women. A clinician should also check for free copper in the blood.

  • Trientine capsule is a chelating compound that reduces the serum iron levels. Iron supplementation may be needed in a few cases. Concomitant oral iron needs to be considered at a different time than trientine.

  • The concomitant use of trientine 250 mg capsules and zinc is not recommended. There are only limited findings/data on concomitant use available and no specific dosage recommendations can be considered. 

  • In patients who have previously been treated with D-Penicillamine, lupus-like reactions have been seen throughout subsequent therapy with trientine capsule, however, it is not possible to specify in case there is a causal bond with trientine.

  • Patients with renal impairment or hepatic impairment taking treatment with trientine capsules should remain under regular and precise medical supervision for apt control of symptoms and copper levels. Precise monitoring of renal or liver function is also required in these populations.


What is a Cuchel Capsule?

Cuchel Capsule contains Trientine Hydrochloride as an active ingredient and gelatin, iron oxides, stearic acid, and titanium dioxide as inactive ingredients. It is an orally available copper-chelating agent to treat Wilson’s disease (WD) by eliminating excess copper from the body. 

How do I take the Tridentine capsule? 

Trientine hydrochloride capsule is available as a 250 mg capsule which should be taken orally (by mouth). 

How to store Trientine?

Store the capsules of Trientine at room temperature (not beyond 30⁰C) in the original container.

How much does Trientine Capsule cost in India?

Trientine 250 mg capsule cost in India is reasonable and can vary. To procure it legally, you can Call Us: (+91) 8130290915, TOLL-FREE: 1800-889-1064, Or Write Us:

Can Trientine be used while I’m pregnant?

Trientine may be unsafe in case used during pregnancy. Discuss with your provider about the best way to control your disease during pregnancy. 

Can Trientine be used while breastfeeding?

Do not breastfeed while on Trientine. Discuss with your provider if you are breastfeeding or intended to breastfeed.

Where can I get Trientine at the best Price? 

Order Trientine at the best price today. We request you to Call/WhatsApp Us: (+91) 8130290915 or dial our TOLL-FREE Number: 1800-889-1064 or Write Us: We are fully committed to providing you with the best quality Trientine and the best Trientine 250 mg price in India. That is why we will match the cost/price of any other existing suppliers/distributors in the market who require a medical prescription.

Is the Trientine available in India?

Trientine is a (prescription drug, doctor-prescribed medication, or health care professional-prescribed medicine) pharmaceutical drug that can be legally dispensed against a medical prescription. Trientine capsules can be made available through the network of authorized distributors in India. (Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Pune, etc.)

Can You Send the Trientine to Foreign Destination?

Buy generic Trientine online at the best/lowest price from a leading supplier. Indian Generic Medicines can assist in the delivery of Trientine; the doctor prescribed medicine to the UK, Canada, Australia, the USA, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Kazakhstan, Thailand, China, Uzbekistan, Zambia, Pakistan, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Turkey, Afghanistan, Qatar, Japan, Nepal, Malaysia, Singapore, UAE, and many other countries.

What is the procedure to buy Trientine from Indian Generic Medicines

Patients can fill out the order form or can send mail to Patients can also send WhatsApp messages to +91 8130290915 or can dial the TOLL-FREE Number: 18008891064. We will reply ASAP with the details of the Trientine 250 mg price and the procurement procedure.

Note:- The order will be confirmed only after the valid receipt of the prescription from the Physician.

Is it safe to buy Trientine online from India?

Yes, one can buy Trientine 250 mg online from India-based Indian Generic Medicines if this medication is not (yet) registered or is unavailable in their respective country. We can facilitate the Export of Trientine capsules through legal channels.