Zerodol 200 MG Tablet CR
Zerodol tablets is a steroid-free anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of rheumatic conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. The tablet works by blocking the effect of enzymes such as cyclone-oxygenate (COX) which produce chemical prostaglandins at the sites of injury or damage. This causes pain, swelling and inflammation which is reduced by Zerodol.
This drug should be avoided by pregnant women as it may do more harm than good. Consult your doctor if it is advisable to take this medicine if you are planning on getting pregnant as well. It is also not recommended for mother who is breastfeeding as it is known to pass on through milk.
The common side effects of this medicine include diarrhoea, stomach pain, nausea, constipation, vomiting and skin rashes. Consult your doctor is the side effects are persistent or severe as it may lead to other complications.
You should inform the doctor if you are allergic to any of the active ingredients, or other painkillers, if you have a history of duodenal bleeding, such as an ulcer in the stomach and also if you have an impaired heart, liver or kidney functions. This medication should not be taken with alcohol as there can be severed reactions and cause nausea and other stomach problems.
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 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 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 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.
Interaction with Medicine
This medication does not react very well if the drugs such as mifepristone, corticosteroids and other drugs that have steroids and other hypertensive drugs, used to lower blood pressure.
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