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Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S

Manufacturer/Marketer

EAST WEST PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD

Composition

ZINC-50MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Product Details

About Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S

Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S belongs to the group of medicines called mineral supplements used to treat and prevent zinc deficiency. A mineral deficiency occurs when the body does not absorb or get enough minerals from food. Minerals are necessary for the development of the body and the prevention of diseases.
 
Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S contains ‘zinc’, an essential trace element involved in various body enzyme functions. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S helps in strengthening the immune system, provides relief from flu and cold symptoms. It also helps in the growth and maintenance of good health.
 
You are advised to take Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S for as long as your doctor has recommended it for you, depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects such as regurgitation, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain, and indigestion. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
 
Let your doctor know if you are using any other medicines, or herbal products before starting Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S. If you are allergic to Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S or any of its components, please inform your doctor. Consult your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S should be given to children only if advised by a doctor; the dose may vary depending upon the child’s weight.

Uses of Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S

Zinc deficiency.

Medicinal Benefits

Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S belongs to the group of medicines called mineral supplements used to treat and prevent zinc deficiency. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S is an essential trace element involved in various body enzyme functions. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S helps in strengthening the immune system, provides relief from flu and cold symptoms. It also helps in protein synthesis, immune system function, wound healing, DNA synthesis, growth and maintenance of health.

Directions for Use

Take Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S with food. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S.Tablet: Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew or break the tablet.Liquid: Take the advised dose using the measuring cup provided by the pack; shake the pack well before use.ODT/lozenges: Place the lozenge/oral dissolving tablet on the tongue and allow it to dissolve.Effervescent tablets: Dissolve the tablet in a glass of water and swallow the contents.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S

  • Regurgitation
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you are allergic to any of its contents or if you have a copper deficiency. Inform your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you have kidney disease. Consult a doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S should be given to children only if advised by a doctor; the dose may vary depending upon the child’s weight. Avoid or limit consumption of alcohol as it might affect the absorption of Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S. Let your doctor know if you are taking any other medicines, or herbal products before starting Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S may have interaction with antibiotics (oxytetracycline, doxycycline, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, norfloxacin, ofloxacin, ethambutol), supplements (calcium, iron), heavy metal antagonist (penicillamine), antidote (trientine), antiepileptic (sodium valproate).

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you have kidney disease.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • OXYTETRACYCLINE
  • DOXYCYCLINE
  • CIPROFLOXACIN
  • LEVOFLOXACIN
  • MOXIFLOXACIN
  • NORFLOXACIN
  • OFLOXACIN
  • ETHAMBUTOL
  • CALCIUM
  • IRON
  • PENICILLAMINE
  • TRIENTINE
  • SODIUM VALPROATE
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      Avoid or limit consumption of alcohol as it might affect the absorption of Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      caution

      Please consult a doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you are pregnant. Your doctor will recommend only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      Please consult a doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you are breastfeeding. Your doctor will decide if Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      caution

      Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S is unlikely to affect your ability to drive. However, drive or operate machinery only if you are alert.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Limited data is available regarding the usage of Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S in patients with liver impairment. Please consult your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Talk to your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S if you have kidney impairment or kidney disease.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S should be given to children only if advised by a doctor; the dose may vary depending upon the child’s weight.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Follow a well-balanced diet.
    • Include foods such as beans, whole grains, nuts, and dairy products.
    • Exercising regularly helps in improving overall health. 
    • Rest well, get plenty of sleep.
    • Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.
    • Meditation and yoga can help lower stress.
    • Avoid processed and fried food. 

    Other Information (ACT0589)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Mineral deficiencies: A mineral deficiency occurs when the body does not absorb or get enough minerals from food. Minerals are necessary for body development and the prevention of diseases. Mineral deficiency can lead to many health problems like a weakened immune system, weak bones, and fatigue. The human body requires different quantities of minerals for bodily functions and proper growth. Mineral deficiency could occur due to lack of minerals in the diet, increased need for minerals, or difficulty in the absorption of minerals from food. Zinc deficiency may cause loss of appetite, smell or taste, decreased immune system, and slowed growth rate.

    FAQs

    Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S is an essential trace element involved in various body enzyme functions. Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S helps in strengthening the immune system, provides relief from flu and cold symptoms. It also helps in protein synthesis, immune system function, wound healing, DNA synthesis, growth and maintenance of health.

    Consult your doctor before taking Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S with antibiotics. It is advised to maintain a gap of 3 hours between Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S and antibiotic medicines, as Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S might interfere with their absorption.

    Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S is less likely to cause diarrhoea as it is helpful in fighting against diarrhoea causing bacteria. However, if you experience diarrhoea, eat non-spicy food and drink plenty of fluids. Consult your doctor if you have severe diarrhoea or if you find blood in stools.

    Avoid taking more than one multivitamin product at the same time unless advised by the doctor. Taking similar nutritional supplement products together can lead to mineral overdose or serious side effects.

    Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S might cause reduced copper levels, leading to copper deficiency. Inform your doctor if you are suffering from copper deficiency or if you are taking copper supplements.

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    Actizinc-50 Tab 10'S

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