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Zidium Injection

Prescription Required
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Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Zidium Injection is used in the treatment of acidity-related abdominal pain. It works effectively to reduce abdominal pain, bloating, discomfort and cramps by relaxing the muscles of the stomach and gut. It also neutralizes excessive acid in the stomach and relieves indigestion or heartburn.

Zidium Injection is given by your doctor or nurse. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are constipation, diarrhea, headache, weakness, and muscle pain. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. It may also cause drowsiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your drowsiness.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Uses of Zidium Injection

Side effects of Zidium Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Zidium

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Weakness
  • Muscle pain

How to use Zidium Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Zidium Injection works

Zidium Injection is a combination of two medicines: Dicyclomine and Ranitidine. Dicyclomine is an antispasmodic which works by relaxing the muscles in your stomach and gut (intestine). It stops sudden muscle contractions (spasms), thereby relieving abdominal cramps and pain. Ranitidine is an H2 blocker (antacid). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps relieve acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Zidium Injection.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Zidium Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Zidium Injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Zidium Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Zidium Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zidium Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Zidium Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zidium Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

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Patient Concerns

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Actually i am surffering from kidney stone and because kidney stone i am suffering from stomache and also i am having pain in bladder
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
Kidney stone cause sever abdominal pain. consult a Surgeon
In varicocele there are continues abdominal pain and hazy stomach and nausea filling are observed or not and also suggest treatment for varicocele
Dr. Praveen Pushkar
Urology
Treatment of varicocele is surgeryThere is no nausea or abdominal pain
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References

  1. Dicyclomine hydrochloride. Birmingham, Alabama: Axcan Pharma US, Inc.; 1950 [revised Jul. 2011]. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ranitidine. Triangle Park, North Carolina: GlaxoSmithKline; April 2009. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Ranitidine hydrochloride. Chippenham, Wiltshire: Alliance Pharmaceuticals; 2008 [revised 14 Oct. 2016]. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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35, Baddi, Solan - 173205, Export Promostion Industrial Park, Jharmajri
Expires on or after: December, 2020

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