Yes, Zeflux Injection is relatively safe to use. Most of the people who take Zeflux Injection do not get a side effect. It is advised to be taken as directed by the doctor for maximum benefit.
Q. Can Zeflux Injection cause weight gain?
Weight gain is reported in less than 1% of the patients taking Zeflux Injection but the exact cause is unknown. One possible explanation is higher food intake once the reflux symptoms are relieved. Lifestyle modifications such as proper diet and exercise can help to prevent weight gain.
Q. Can I take alcohol with Zeflux Injection?
No, alcohol intake is not advised with Zeflux Injection. Alcohol itself does not affect the working of Zeflux Injection, but it can increase the acid production. This may further cause worsening of your symptoms
Q. Can I take antacids along with Zeflux Injection?
Yes, you can take antacids along with Zeflux Injection. Take it 2 hours before or after you take Zeflux Injection.
Q. What dietary changes should I make to get relief from acidity?
Zeflux Injection is best taken 1 hour before a meal. You should avoid spicy and fatty foods while taking this medicine. You must refrain from caffeinated drinks such as tea, coffee and cola. Alcohol intake should also be avoided as it may worsen your symptoms.
Q. Are painkillers safe to take along with Zeflux Injection?
Yes, it is safe to take painkillers along with Zeflux Injection. Zeflux Injection prevents acidity and stomach ulcers associated with the intake of painkillers. Zeflux Injection is taken 1 hour before a meal. On the other hand, painkillers are usually taken with, or after a meal to avoid stomach upset.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 21st Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.