Zix R Od Capsule is used to reduce swelling and pain in bones, joints and muscles. It contains a combination of two medicines, aceclofenac and rabeprazole. Zix R Od Capsule works by the combined action of its two components. Aceclofenac inhibits the action of certain chemicals in the body responsible for swelling and pain. Whereas Rabeprazole present in the medicine helps in reducing the acidity induced by aceclofenac, thereby reducing the chances of ulcers, heartburn and acidity associated with painkillers. This medicine should not be given to children....
Q: Is Zix R Od Capsule a painkiller?
A: Yes, Zix R Od Capsule is a pain killer medicine. Do not self medicate this medicine as it may not be suitable for your condition without consulting your doctor.
Q: How long can I use Zix R Od Capsule one per day?
A: Zix R Od Capsule should be used as told and only for the duration for which your doctor prescribes it. Consumption of Zix R Od Capsule for a prolonged period increases the chances of developing side effects such as stomach discomfort and worsen kidney, liver and heart diseases. Also, pain, if not controlled by short term use of the medicine, should be examined by a doctor to identify the underlying cause which should then be treated.
Q: My wife has been prescribed this medicine. How do I give her Zix R Od Capsule?
A: You should give her Zix R Od Capsule along with a glass of water after having her meal. You need to give her this medicine regularly, in doses, frequency and duration as prescribed by your doctor.