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Zerodol SP Tablet: Uses, Side Effects, Composition, Price & Dosages

Zerodol Sp Tablet Price and Dosage

Zerodol SP is a combination of three well-known drugs namely Aceclofenac, Serratiopeptidase, and Paracetamol or Acetaminophen. The drug is manufactured by Ipca Laboratories Ltd in India. Zerodol is a prescription only medication and cannot be purchased without a prescription from a doctor. Doctors prescribe Zerodol SP primarily as relieving medicine for several medical conditions such as pain and inflammation in the joints.

Uses and Benefits of Zerodol SP:

Zerodol SP is primarily prescribed to relieve pain in cases of

  • Headaches
  • A mild migraine
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pain during periods
  • Dental pain
  • Bloating
  • Ear infections and pain
  • A sore throat
  • Blood clots
  • Fever
  • Cold and flu
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Lumbago
  • Ischiadynia
  • Nonarticular rheumatism
  • Muscle pain
  • Bones and Joint pain
  • Air cavities around the nose

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Side Effects of Zerodol SP:

The following side effects have been reported on the consumption of Zerodol SP

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Common Dosage of Zerodol SP:

It is recommended to take one or two tablets after the meal. It is better to consult a doctor for the appropriate dosage of Zerodol SP.

  • Missed Dose: If a dose of Zerodol SP is missed it is recommended to take the dose as soon as one remembers about the missed dose. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose. Do not double the dose of Zerodol SP. to make up for the missed one.
  • Overdose: It is advised to seek immediate medical attention in case of an overdose of Zerodol SP.

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Composition and Nature of Zerodol SP:

Zerodol SP is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which is used to treat conditions such as a mild migraine, headache, musculoskeletal pain or painful menses and more.

One tablet of Zerodol SP comprises 100 mg Aceclofenac, 325 mg Acetaminophen / Paracetamol and 15 mg Serratiopeptidase.

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How to use Zerodol SP?

Zerodol SP can be taken with or without food. It is advisable to take the drug after consulting a doctor. Take it with a glass full of water. Zerodol SP should be taken at equal time intervals. Don’t double dose the drug.

How Zerodol SP Works?

Zerodol SP reduces pain and inflammation by blocking the release of certain chemicals in the brain that produces signals of pain and inflammation in the nervous system. Aceclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that blocks pain and inflammation. Paracetamol is an antipyretic drug that prevents the brain from raising body temperature or causing fever . Serratiopeptidase is an enzyme that breaks down abnormal proteins at the site of inflammation and enables healing at the site of inflammation.

When is Zerodol SP Tablet Prescribed?

Zerodol SP is prescribed to treat the symptoms related to:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Zerodol-SP Tablet is very effective to treat the symptoms stiffness of joints or swelling pain related to Rheumatoid Arthritis.
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis: Zerodol-SP Tablet is used to treat symptoms like stiffness and pain related to Ankylosing Spondylitis.
  • Osteoarthritis: Zerodol SP is very effective in treating the symptoms like painful and tender joints associated with Osteoarthritis.

Related Warnings/Precautions: When to Avoid Zerodol SP?

  • Zerodol SP is not advisable for patients suffering from severe liver or kidney ailments.
  • Taking Zerodol SP with alcohol can cause harmful consequences such as liver damage.
  • Zerodol SP should be taken with food and not on an empty stomach.
  • Zerodol SP tablet should be swallowed whole with food.
  • Zerodol SP should not be chewed or broken.
  • Zerodol SP should not be taken on an empty stomach as it may cause acidity, heartburn, indigestion and other symptoms.

Substitutes for Zerodol SP:

  • Signoflam Tablet manufactured by the Lupin Ltd
  • Hifenac-D Tablet manufactured by the Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Aceclo Sera 100mg/325mg/15mg Tablet manufactured by the Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
  • Ibugesic ASP Tablet manufactured by the Cipla Ltd
  • Trioflam Tablet manufactured by the Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Dolokind AA Tablet manufactured by the Mankind Pharma Ltd
  • Moviz 3D Tablet manufactured by the J.B. Chemicals And Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Anaflam Xps Tablet manufactured by the Albert David Ltd
  • Ace-Proxyvon SP Tablet manufactured by the Wockhardt Ltd
  • Acecloren Tablet manufactured by the Indoco Remedies Ltd
  • Buta Proxyvon SP Tablet manufactured by the Wockhardt Ltd
  • Acemiz-S Tablet manufactured by the Lupin Ltd
  • Movon-SP Tablet manufactured by the Ipca Laboratories Ltd
  • Seradic-AP Tablet manufactured by the Obsurge Biotech Ltd
  • Acenac SP 100mg/325mg/15mg Tablet manufactured by the Medley Pharmaceuticals

Zerodol SP Interactions with Other Drugs:

All drugs interact differently for person to person. It is advised to consult a doctor before starting the consumption of the drug.

Interaction with Alcohol

It is advised not to take alcohol with Zerodol SP to avoid the adverse effects such as weakness, dizziness, fatigue, rashes, nausea, joint pain, fever, severe gastrointestinal bleeding etc. during the treatment

Interaction with Medicine

There are few medicines that should not be taken in combination with Zerodol SP to avoid side effects.

  • Carbamazepine
  • Lithium
  • Phenytoin
  • Digoxin
  • Corticosteroids
  • Antihypertensives
  • Anticoagulants
  • Sodium Nitrite
  • Leflunomide
  • Prilocaine

Interactions with Disease

  • Impaired kidney function: It is advised to take Zerodol SP with caution in patients with kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney functioning and replacement or appropriate dose adjustments with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.
  • Asthma : This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of NSAID-sensitive asthma. Replacement or appropriate dose adjustments with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.
  • Gastro-Intestinal toxicity: Zerodol SP may cause damage to the intestines, stomach, etc., especially if it is consumed for a long duration. It is advisable to consult a doctor if the symptoms such as blood in stool or vomit, chronic indigestion, etc. are reported. Replacement or appropriate dose adjustments with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.
  • Liver Disease: Zerodol SP should be used with extreme caution in patients with active liver diseases or liver function impairment due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while taking Zerodol SP. Consult a doctor if the symptoms such as fever, rashes, nausea, dark urine, etc. are reported. Replacement or appropriate dose adjustments with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.
  • Alcoholism: It is advised to use Zerodol SP with extreme caution in chronic alcoholics to avoid the risk of serious liver injuries. Replacement or appropriate dose adjustments with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

Lab interactions

  • HIAA Urine Test: It is advised to inform the doctor about all the current medicines including supplements and herbs the patient is taking before undergoing any lab test as it may give false positive result of the test while the patient is on medication.

Variants of Zerodol SP:

Following are the variants of Zerodol SP:

  • Zerodol Tablet
  • Zerodol SP Tablet
  • Zerodol P Tablet
  • Zerodol MR Tablet
  • Zerodol TH-4 Tablet
  • Zerodol TH-8 Tablet
  • Zerodol CR Tablet
  • Zerodol Spas Tablet
  • Zerodol S Tablet
  • Zerodol PT Tablet
  • Zerodol PG 200/75 Tablet SR
  • Zerodol TH OD 200 mg/8 mg Capsule SR
  • Zerodol TH OD 200 mg/16 mg Capsule SR
  • Zerodol TH OD 200 mg/16 mg Capsule SR
  • Zerodol Gel
  • Zerodol 150mg Injection

Medicine that shouldn’t be taken with Zerodol SP:

  • Anticoagulants
  • Sodium Nitrite
  • Leflunomide
  • Prilocaine
  • Carbamazepine
  • Lithium
  • Phenytoin
  • Digoxin
  • Corticosteroids
  • Antihypertensive

Zerodol SP Price in India:

A strip of 10 tablets: 84.68 INR

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How to Store Zerodol SP?

  • Keep the medicine away from sunlight.
  • Keep it in a cool and dry place in an airtight container.
  • Keep it away from the reach of children.
  • Keep it away from pets.
  • Don’t break the tablet.
  • Don’t flush the tablet until not instructed.

FAQs

1) What is Zerodol SP Tablet used to treat?

Ans: Zerodol SP is used to treat the symptoms of conditions such as:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Zerodol-SP Tablet is very effective to treat the symptoms such as stiffness of joints or swelling, and pain related to Rheumatoid Arthritis.
  • Osteoarthritis: The medicine is very effective in treating the symptoms like painful and tender joints associated with Osteoarthritis.
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis: Zerodol-SP Tablet is used to treat symptoms like stiffness and pain related to Ankylosing Spondylitis.

Zerodol SP can also be used to treat the symptoms such as:

  • Headaches
  • A mild migraine
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pain during periods
  • Dental pain
  • Lumbago
  • Ischiadynia
  • Nonarticular rheumatism
  • Muscle pain
  • Bones and Joint pain
  • Bloating
  • Ear infections and pain
  • A sore throat
  • Blood clots
  • Fever
  • Cold and flu
  • Air cavities around the nose

2) What is Zerodol SP Tablet used for?

Ans: The medicine is used to treat conditions such as:

  • Headaches
  • A mild migraine
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pain during periods
  • Dental pain
  • Lumbago
  • Bones and Joint pain
  • Air cavities around the nose
  • Bloating
  • Ear infections and pain
  • Blood clots
  • Fever
  • Cold and flu
  • Nonarticular rheumatism
  • Muscle pain

3) What are the various side effects of Zerodol SP?

Ans: Listed below are some of the side effects that can be reported after the consumption of the medicine.

  • Indigestion
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Heartburn
  • Stomach ache
  • Dizziness
  • Itching or burning
  • Loss of appetite
  • Edema
  • Anemia
  • Constipation
  • Injection site allergic reaction
  • Jaundice
  • Erythema
  • Skin rash
  • Epigastric pain
  • Gastric irritation
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Meningitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Anaphylactic Reaction
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Steven-johnsons syndrome
  • Swelling
  • Visual disturbance

4)  How long does Zerodol SP take to act?

Ans: Patients usually observe relief from pain within a few hours after consuming a dose of Zerodol SP. If two doses are prescribed in a day then the next dose needs to be taken timely; before drug level concentration starts to fall causing pain and inflammation to reappear. Taken over the prescribed period the drug is known to cause healing and eliminate pain.

5) Is it safe to take Zerodol SP during pregnancy?

Ans. Even though there is no solid evidence of the possible adverse effects on the foetus, this drug is not recommended to be consumed in pregnancy.

6) Is Zerodol SP an antibiotic?

Ans. No, it is not an antibiotic, it a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which is used to treat symptoms such as:

  • A sore throat
  • Blood clots
  • Fever
  • Cold and flu
  • Ischiadynia
  • Nonarticular rheumatism
  • Muscle pain
  • Headaches
  • A mild migraine
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pain during periods
  • Dental pain
  • Lumbago
  • Bones and Joint pain
  • Air cavities around the nose
  • Bloating
  • Ear infections and pain

7) Is Zerodol SP a painkiller?

Ans: No, it a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs).

8) What is the right time to take Zerodol SP?

Ans . It should ideally be consumed right after having food to increase its efficacy.

9) How much time does Zerodol SP take to show effect?

Ans: Zerodol SP starts showing effect within a week of consumption.

10) When should one not consume Zerodol SP?

Ans: Zerodol should is avoided in the following conditions:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Pregnancy
  • Patients with bleeding disorder
  • Allergic
  • Patient with moderate or severe kidney disease

11) What are the storage requirements for Zerodol SP?

Ans: Following are the storage requirements for Zerodol SP:

  • Store Zerodol SP in a cool and dry place away from sunlight.
  • Keep it away from the reach of the children.
  • Keep it away from pets.
  • Don’t freeze Zerodol SP.
  • Don’t flush the tablet unless instructed to avoid contamination of the environment.

12) What are the medicines that should not be taken with Zerodol SP?

Ans: Listed below are the medicines that should not be taken with Zerodol SP to avoid the adverse effects:

  • Chloramphenicol
  • Antiseptics
  • Any medicine showing acidic or basic effects as it reduces the efficiency of the active ingredient of the Zerodol SP.

13) Can I use Zerodol SP Tablet for getting relief from pain due to burns and hand fractures?

Ans. Yes, Zerodol SP can be used to treat the pain and swelling which has occurred due to burns and a hand fracture. It is advisable to consult a doctor before taking the medicine as the doctor will tell the exact dose as per the severity of condition of the patient.

14) Is it safe to drive after the intake of Zerodol SP Tablet?

Ans: If you feel drowsiness, dizziness, headache or hypotension as side effects of the tablet, then it is advisable to discontinue Zerodol SP.

15) Is it safe to operate machinery after taking Zerodol SP Tablet?

Ans: If the person feels dizziness, drowsiness, a headache or hypotension then the patient should discontinue the consumption of Zerodol SP.

16) Is Zerodol SP habit forming?

Ans: No, any habit-forming tendencies have been reported yet after taking Zerodol SP Tablet.

17) Is there any allergic reaction after consuming Zerodol SP Tablet?

Ans: The patient may experience an allergic reaction after consuming this medicine. In case the allergic reaction is severe, patients should seek immediate medical attention.

18) Can I take Zerodol SP on empty stomach?

Ans: Medicine can be taken on an empty stomach; however doctors generally prescribe this medicine to be taken with food.

19) Can I take Zerodol SP Tablet with alcohol?

Ans: No, you can’t take Zerodol SP with alcohol as it may increase the risk of side effects.

20): Can one use Zerodol SP when they have high blood pressure?

Ans: One should consult their physician before using any medicine if they are suffering from high blood pressure.

21) Can Zerodol SP be the cause for gaining weight?

Ans: It is highly unlikely in most cases, but sometimes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs result in sudden gaining of weight. If one notices such a thing, it should be reported to the doctor and a substitute of Zerodol SP should be consumed.

22) Can i use Zerodol SP for tooth pain?

Ans: This drug is generally used for getting relief from pain and inflammation in the body. Zerodol SP helps in treating tooth pain by blocking the release of chemicals in the brain that produce signals of pain.

23) What is the difference between Zerodol P and Zerodol SP?

Ans: Zerodol P is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that helps acts as a pain killer as well as an antipyretic (reduces fever). And Zerodol SP is a painkiller and an anti-inflammatory medicine that helps in treating pain and inflammation in various parts of the body.

24) Can I take Zerodol SP for back pain and headache

Ans: Zerodol SP is a drug that helps in treating pain and reducing inflammation and thus, is effective in treating back pain and headache. The drug works by stopping the release of chemicals responsible for sending pain signals to the brain.

25) Should I take Zerodol SP before or after having food?

Ans: Doctors generally advise patients to administer Zerodol Sp after having a meal, as it is known to cause drowsiness and tiredness in some cases.

26) Does Zerodol SP cause drowsiness?

Ans: Yes. Zerodol Sp is known to cause drowsiness in patients. Thus, it is advised to consume the medicine post having a meal.

27) Does Zerodol Sp cure sore throat?

Ans: Yes. Sore throat can be treated by administering Zerodol SP as it helps in to get relief from pain and inflammation in the throat, improving the condition of the patient suffering from a sore throat.

28) What is Zerodol SP used for?

Ans: Zerodol SP is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is primarily used to relieve pain and swelling associated with arthritis. It provides relief in arthritis pain, headache , migraine, dental pain and muscle pain. It may also be used to provide relief in cold and flu and pain caused due to infection in ear, nose and throat. As the medicine contains Paracetamol/Acetaminophen as one of its ingredients, it shows antipyretic properties and helps reduce fever.

29) What is the difference between Zerodol SP and Zerodol MR?

Ans: Zerodol SP and Zerodol MR are two variants of Zerodol. Zerodol SP isanon-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that contains Acelofenac, Acetaminophen and Serratiopeptidase as its active ingredients. The medicine is used as an analgesic to relieve arthritis pain and general body aches. It works by blocking COX enzymes and inhibiting the production of prostaglandins (pain and inflammation causing lipid compounds). The medicine can also be used as an antipyretic drug to reduce fever.

Zerodol MR is a muscle relaxant that contains Aceclofenac and Tizanidine as its active ingredients. It treats muscle spasm by causing them to become less stiff and thereby reducing pain and causing less discomfort. Unlike Zerodol SP, they work by causing a sedative effect or by preventing the nerves from sending pain signals to the brain.

30) Is Zerodol SP used for tonsils?

Ans: Zerodol SP is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that can be used in throat infection to provide relief from pain and swelling.

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Last updated on : 16-04-2019

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User Comments (3)

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loganathan

Thu May 09 2019

I have ankle sprain past 15days pin and swelling. use zerodol sp tablet.

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loganathan

Thu May 09 2019

past 15days ankle sprain and light swelling so zerodol sp tablet.use pannalama.

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Latha

Mon Jul 08 2019

Can I use daily 1 tablet?

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