Medicine Overview of Zega Suspension
Uses of Zega Suspension
Side effects of Zega Suspension
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Zega Suspension
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Zega 50mg Suspension is to be taken with food.
How Zega Suspension works
Zega 50mg Suspension 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 Zega Suspension
Expert advice for Zega Suspension
- 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.
- Zega 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.
Zega Suspension related warnings
Special precautions for Zega Suspension
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zega 50mg Suspension is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
No information is available on the use of Zega 50mg Suspensi+more
on during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
It is not known whether Zega 50mg Suspension alters the abil+more
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Zega 50mg Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zega 50mg Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Zega 50mg Suspension is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Zega 50mg Suspension is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Zega 50mg Suspension is probably unsafe to use in patients w+more
ith liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dolentia AQ 75mg Injection, Metacin Suursa Suspension, Trental 400mg Tablet, Agpar 125mg/5ml Suspension
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.
Frequently asked questions about Zega Suspension
Frequently asked questions about Nimesulide
Q. Is Zega an antibiotic?
Zega 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 Zega with paracetamol?
Zega 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 Zega contain aspirin?
Zega is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Zega safe?
Zega is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Zega for headache?
Zega can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Zega make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Zega does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Zega can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Zega contain sulphur?
No, Zega does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Zega treat or used for?
Zega 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 Zega with ibuprofen?
Zega 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 Zega with aspirin?
Zega 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 Zega safe?
Yes, Zega is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Zega banned?
No, Zega is not banned in India.
Q. Is Zega safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Zega is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Zega are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Zega safe in pregnancy?
No, Zega 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 Zega in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Zega safe in asthma?
Zega 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.
Substitutes for Zega Suspension
Nimitis 50mg Suspension
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹0.12/ml of Suspension
Nimu 50mg Suspension
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₹0.15/ml of Suspension
Gersulide 50mg Suspension
₹0.17/ml of Suspension
Pyrestat 50mg Suspension
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₹0.18/ml of Suspension
Embulide 50mg Syrup
₹0.18/ml of Syrup