Zesam 200mg Tablet is a natural substance found in cells, tissue, and body fluids. It is produced from methionine, an amino acid containing sulfur, and adenosine triphosphate (ATP). The nutritional supplement is harvested from yeast (fungus) cell cultures.
Q. What is Zesam 200mg Tablet used for?
Zesam 200mg Tablet has been studied extensively for depression, osteoarthritis, and depression. But, there is no conclusive evidence that it is helpful in these conditions.
Q. Who should not use Zesam 200mg Tablet?
Patients with bipolar disorder (an illness characterized by mood swings, from depression to mania) should not be given Zesam 200mg Tablet for depression as it can worsen symptoms of mania. Also, consult your doctor if you are pregnant or nursing mother, have Parkinson’s disease or if you are HIV-positive.
Q. What are the side effects of Zesam 200mg Tablet?
The side effects of Zesam 200mg Tablet are usually not very serious. These side effects include headache, nausea, and diarrhea. However, these effects are not very common.
Q. Is Zesam 200mg Tablet safe to use for long term?
Information on long term safety of Zesam 200mg Tablet is limited. There is one study in which patients took it for 2 years and no serious side effects were reported.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Jul 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.