Zerodol 200 MG Tablet CR
Zerodol 200 MG Tablet CR is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to treat pain and inflammation in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
The side effects of this drug include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, flatulence, constipation, dyspepsia, drowsiness, confusion, etc. You should not be taking Zerodol 200 MG Tablet CR if –
- You are allergic to this drug or other anti-inflammatory painkillers.
- You ever had a problem with stomach or duodenal bleeding.
- You have a heart condition or impaired kidney or liver function.
- You are pregnant or breastfeeding woman.
- You have high blood pressure or blood clotting problems.
This medication interacts with medicines like lithium, digoxin, corticosteroids, antihypertensives, etc and certain diseases like asthma, gastrointestinal toxicity. It can be taken with food or after food.
Drinking an adequate amount of water minimises chances of indigestion and stomach irritations. The duration and amount of medicine should be followed as per the doctor’s prescription.
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of the medication lasts for upto about 16 hours and is normally passed in the urine.
What is the onset of action?
The peak of this medication is felt within 1.5-3 hours of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Pregnant women are not at all recommend to take this drug as it may harm the foetus, you should also seek your doctors advice if you are on this medication and are planning on getting pregnant.
Is it habit forming?
No, habit forming tendencies have not been reported and is not addictive.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Breast-feeding mother are advised not to take the drug as it may pass through milk and harm the baby. consult your doctor for other alternatives.
Is It safe with alcohol?
It is not at all recommend with alcohol as there will be a reaction and will cause severe side effects doing more harm than good. It should be kept in mind that if by any chance there is an interaction between the two one should seek medical help immediately.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
The tablet may induce drowsiness and nausea and is not at all recommended while driving or operating heavy machinery.
Does this affect kidney function?
Yes, this medication is known to alter the functioning of the kidney and also is not recommended to patients suffering from kidney diseases.
Does this affect liver function?
Yes, this medication is not recommend for patients suffering from liver functioning and may cause bleeding in some sever cases. It is not recommended for elderly patients and people having a history stomach infections and ulcers.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you have missed a dose you tke it as soon as you remember do not take double dosage or overlap dosages as the drug is strong it may cause some severe side effets.
Are there any overdose instructions?
If there is a case of overdose contact medical emergency immediately and seek professional help , this medications contains strong ingredients and is unsafe if taken more than the recommended quantity.
Zerodol 200 MG Tablet CR is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that helps relieve pain. Prostaglandins are responsible for pain, inflammation, swelling and fever. Aceclofenac inhibits the action of cyclooxygenase in the brain which is involved in the production of prostaglandins.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Alcohol
Drinking alcohol under medication is not at all recommended as it may interact severely with the drug and cause sever reactions and she effects.
Interaction with Medicine
Interaction with Disease
Patients suffering from a history of liver and kidney disease have to consult a doctor before they start this medication. Patients who have bleeding diseases also have to be cautious before starting this medication, lastly patients suffering from cornary and high blood pressure are advised to avoid this medication. This may also increase the risk to the damage of the fetus if you are planning on getting pregnant.
Interaction with Food
This medication has to be taken with or after food as food helps in the absorption of the drug. Also if taken empty stomach it may cause bleeding in the gastro-intestinal chamber.
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