Information about Zinc acetate
Zinc acetate uses
Zinc acetate is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
How zinc acetate works
Zinc acetate provides essential nutrients.
Common side effects of zinc acetate
Overdose, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Decreased cholesterol level in blood, Dizziness, Headache, Decreased copper level, Loss of appetite, Stomach cramp, Vomiting, Weakness.
Available Medicine for Zinc acetateNo medicine available
Expert advice for Zinc acetate
- Consult your doctor for the dosage required.
- Pregnant women should not take more than 40 mg of zinc per day.
- Tell your doctor about any other dietary supplements or medicines you take.
Frequently asked questions for Zinc acetate
Q. Can I take zinc with high blood pressure?
High blood pressure is not a contraindication for zinc treatment. But consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Does zinc increase sperm volume?
No, there is no scientific evidence found regarding increase in sperm volume; however, zinc is used to treat infertility in men
Q. Can I take zinc with Coumadin (warfarin sodium), Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), vitamin D, calcium, iron, levothyroxine, vitamins, or magnesium?
Yes, you can take zinc with Coumadin (warfarin sodium), Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), vitamin D, calcium, iron, levothyroxine, vitamins, or magnesium. Please consult your doctor before taking the medications together
Q. How long can I take zinc tablets?
Please consult your doctor for the dose and duration of the treatment required
Q. Is zinc good for hair / skin?
Zinc may help in preventing hair loss and thinning and it also used for treating acne and aging skin. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Does zinc increase height / weight?
Zinc is vital in promoting growth in children. However, consult your doctor regarding its use.