Zextra 600mg Tablet

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Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Zextra 600mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
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Alcohol
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₹20.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zextra Tablet

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Uses of Zextra Tablet

Zextra 600mg Tablet is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, muscle pain, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Zextra Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Zextra 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 Zextra 600mg Tablet with food.

How Zextra Tablet works

Zextra 600mg 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 Zextra Tablet

Expert advice for Zextra 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 time.
  • Zextra can raise a 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 Zextra 600mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking tolmetin with alcohol can increase the risk of stomach bleeding.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zextra 600mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Zextra 600mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Zextra 600mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Zextra 600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zextra 600mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Zextra 600mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Zextra 600mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Inform your doctor if you develop symptoms of liver disease like jaundice while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zextra 600mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Tolmetin

Zextra sodium is a drug belonging to the class non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It acts by stopping the production of chemicals (prostaglandin, histamine, etc.) that cause pain, redness and swelling of joints
Zextra is used to relieve pain, tenderness, swelling, and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
No, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

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