Zap Tablet

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Norwest Pharmaceuticals Inc

Composition for Zap NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Dental pain
19.5
₹1.95/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zap Tablet

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Uses of Zap Tablet

Zap Tablet is used in the treatment of fever, headache, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, arthralgia, muscle pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
It should not be used in children below 12 years of age.
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Side effects of Zap Tablet

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.

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How to use Zap Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Zap Tablet with food.

How Zap Tablet works

Zap tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Zap Tablet

Expert advice for Zap Tablet

  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long period of time.
  • Zap can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zap Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zap Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Zap Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Zap Tablet alters the ability to dri
ve. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Zap Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zap Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Zap Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Zap Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver
disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dolentia AQ 75mg Injection, Metacin Suursa Suspension, Trental 400mg Tablet, Agpar 125mg/5ml Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Nimesulide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zap NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Nimesulide

Q. Is Zap an antibiotic?
Zap is not an antibiotic, it belongs to the class of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug) which helps in relieving pain associated with various disease conditions.
Q. Can I take Zap with paracetamol?
Zap and paracetamol belong to the same class of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drugs). Taking the two medicines together is not advisable as it may increase the potential for gastric ulceration and bleeding. However, please consult your doctor before using the two medicines together.
Q. Does Zap contain aspirin?
Zap is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Zap safe?
Zap is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Zap for headache?
Zap can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Zap make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Zap does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Zap can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Zap contain sulphur?
No, Zap does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Zap treat or used for?
Zap is used to treat acute pain, painful osteoarthritis (degeneration of joints) and primary dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation) in adolescents and adults above 12 years old.
Q. Can I take Zap with ibuprofen?
Zap can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, taking the two medicines together is not advisable as it may increase the potential for gastric ulceration and bleeding. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.<br>
Q. Can I take Zap with aspirin?
Zap can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Zap safe?
Yes, Zap is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Zap banned?
No, Zap is not banned in India.
Q. Is Zap safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Zap is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Zap are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Zap safe in pregnancy?
No, Zap is not safe to be used in pregnancy especially in the last three months. There have been reports of kidney failure in newborn babies if the mother was taking Zap in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Zap safe in asthma?
Zap is reported to be safe in patients with asthma if taken as advised by your doctor. However, always share your disease history with the doctor in case you have asthma and you are advised to take other medicines.
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