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Ra Zin 1gm Tablet

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
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Ra Zin 1 G Description

Ra Zin Tablet is used to treat inflammatory bowel diseases like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease and is also used in treating rheumatoid arthritis. It contains sulfasalazine as its active ingredien...
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ContainsSulfasalazine(1.0 G)
UsesInflammatory bowel diseases
Side effectsStomach pain, indigestion, diarrhoea
ClassificationDRUGS FOR INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
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Uses of Ra Zin 1 G

  • Ra Zin Tablet is used for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease (a medical condition that causes inflammation and ulcers in your digestive tract).
  • It is also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (a condition that causes pain and swelling in the joints).

Contraindications of Ra Zin 1 G

  • If you are allergic to Sulfasalazine or any other ingredients of Ra Zin Tablet.
  • If you are allergic to other salicylates like aspirin or a type of antibiotic called sulfonamides like sulfamethizole, sulfadiazine, etc.
  • If you are suffering from a rare condition called porphyria.
  • Do not use this medicine in children less than 2 years old.

Side effects of Ra Zin 1 G

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Heartburn
  • Cough
  • Itchy skin
  • Joint pain

Precautions and Warnings of Ra Zin 1 G

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ra Zin Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your doctor before starting Ra Zin Tablet.
  • Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ra Zin Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
You should avoid breastfeeding while taking Ra Zin Tablet, as Sulfasalazine passes into breast milk in small amount and there have been reports of diarrhoea or blood in the stools of breastfed babies.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ra Zin Tablet?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Ra Zin Tablet on driving. However, since this medicine may cause dizziness, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ra Zin Tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction with alcohol and Ra Zin Tablet. It is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • You have a blood enzyme deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency).
  • You had or have asthma.
  • Your doctor may frequently ask you to get your blood and other tests like liver function test or urine test done to check your condition before and during treatment with this medicine.
  • Ra Zin Tablet is not recommended for use in children suffering from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

Mode of Action of Ra Zin 1 G

How Does It Work?

Sulfasalazine in Ra Zin Tablet works by preventing or blocking the body from producing certain substances that may cause inflammation.

Directions for Use of Ra Zin 1 G

Ra Zin Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. Drink plenty of water while taking this medicine. It would be best if you...
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Interactions of Ra Zin 1 G

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ra Zin Tablet may interact with other medicines. Discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a ...
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  • Concomitant use of Ra Zin Tablet along with certain anti-diabetic medications like glipizide, metformin, pioglitazone may cause low blood sugar levels. Thus, it should be cautiously used.
  • Concomitant use along with methotrexate (used to treat rheumatoid arthritis) may increase the risk of side effects like nausea.
  • Other medicines like digoxin (used to treat heart failure), azathioprine, mercaptopurine (used in organ transplant) should be used with caution along with Ra Zin Tablet.

Storage and disposal of Ra Zin 1 G

Store Ra Zin Tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard unused medicine p...
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Dosage of Ra Zin 1 G

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help if you feel that you have taken too much of Ra Zin medicine.

Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Ra Zin Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for the missed ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long should one take Ra Zin Tablet?

A: The dose and duration of Ra Zin Tablet will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Is Ra Zin Tablet a painkiller?

A: No, Ra Zin Tablet is not a painkiller. It is an anti-inflammatory medicine that works by reducing inflammation (swelling) inside the body.

Q: Is Ra Zin Tablet effective?

A: Yes, Ra Zin Tablet is effective if taken at dose and duration advised by your doctor. Follow all the instructions carefully. Do not miss any dose.

Q: What are the side effects of Ra Zin Tablet?

A: Headache, dizziness, fever, nausea, vomiting are a few side effects of Ra Zin Tablet. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.
Product Details
Brand
RA ZIN
Expires on or After
29/09/2022

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