Q. Will taking a higher than the recommended dosage of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet be more effective?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having some serious side effects and toxicity. If you experience increased severity of your symptoms that are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet?
The use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet is considered to be harmful in patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medicine. The use of this medicine should preferably be avoided in patients with a history of stomach ulcers or in patients with active, recurrent stomach ulcer / bleeding. It should also be avoided in patients with history of heart failure, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
Q. Does Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet expire?
Yes, Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet does expire. Please check the expiry date written on the pack of this medicine. Do not use Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet after the expiry date.
Q. What is Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet?
Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet is a combination of three medicines: Diclofenac, Trypsin and Chymotrypsin. This medicine helps in decreasing pain and swelling. It lowers the levels of chemical substances in the body that cause pain and swelling.
Q. Can I get addicted to Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet?
No, there are no reports of any patient getting addicted to Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet
Q. Can I stop taking Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet when my pain is relieved?
Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet is usually used for short term and can be discontinued when your pain is relieved. However, Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet should be continued if you are advised by your doctor to do so.
Q. Can the use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, stop what you are doing and sit or lie down for sometime or until you feel better and do not drive or use any machines.
Q. Can the use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet cause damage to kidneys?
Yes, long-term use of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet can cause damage to the kidneys. Normal kidneys produce a chemical called prostaglandins that protects them from damage. Use of painkillers lowers the levels of prostaglandins in the body leading to kidney damage on long-term use. Use of painkillers is not recommended to patients with underlying kidney disease.
Q. How long will Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet take to act?
It may take about an hour to notice the initial benefits of pain relief after taking Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet.
Q. What if I forget to take Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet?
If you forget to take the scheduled dose of Zeriheal Plus 50mg Tablet and it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you missed and take your next dose at the scheduled time. Otherwise, take it as soon as you remember, and then go back to taking your medicine as you would normally. Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose you missed because this may increase the risk of unwanted side effect due to overdosage. If you are not sure what to do, consult your doctor about how to manage a situation like this.