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Zil Products side effects
Side Effects of Zil are Headache, Dryness in mouth, Nausea, Metallic taste.
Zil 600mg Tablet is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Zil 600mg Tablet too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. Should Zil 600mg Tablet be taken with food?
Yes, Zil 600mg Tablet should be taken with food. Food helps to reduce the chances of developing side effects such as stomach pain, vomiting, and diarrhea, which you may experience if Zil 600mg Tablet is taken on an empty stomach. If you have any doubts, consult your doctor.
Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Zil 600mg Tablet?
If you forget a dose of Zil 600mg Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Q. Can I stop taking Zil 600mg Tablet if I start feeling better?
No, you should not stop taking Zil 600mg Tablet if you start feeling better. It is common to feel better early in the course of treatment. Although sudden stopping of Zil 600mg Tablet is not associated with any unpleasant reactions. But, it is advised to take the medicine as per your doctor’s advice to cure your condition completely and to get maximum benefit.
Q. Can I continue breastfeeding while taking Zil 600mg Tablet?
No, do not breastfeed while taking Zil 600mg Tablet. Moreover, you should avoid breastfeeding even after 3 days of finishing the complete course. Consult your doctor if you have any doubts.
Q. Is Zil 600mg Tablet safe?
Zil 600mg Tablet is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.
Q. Are there any warning signals associated with Zil 600mg Tablet which indicate that I should discontinue it immediately?
Serious side effects are very rare with the use of Zil 600mg Tablet. However, you should consult your doctor immediately if you notice difficulty in breathing, fits or seizures or swelling of eyelids, face, lips or tongue.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 15th Jun 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.