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Zy Q 200mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets
Zy Q 200mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets

Zy Q 200mg Bottle Of 30 Tablets

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
30 Tablet(s) in Bottle
158.89*
MRP 186.93
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Zy Q 200 MG Description

ZY-Q 200 mg tablet is used to treat immune system disorders such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and rheumatoid arthritis. It contains hydroxychloroquine as its active ingredient. ZY-Q 200 mg t

ablet should be taken as per the directions given by the doctor and for the exact duration as prescribed. It should be taken after a meal or with a glass of milk. Do not stop taking ZY-Q 200 mg tablet abruptly. The common side effects of this medicine are stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, headache and dizziness. Most of these are temporary but if you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, then immediately contact your doctor. Before using ZY-Q 200 mg tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹158.89
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ContainsHydroxychloroquine(200.0 Mg)
UsesSystemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), rheumatoid arthritis
Side effectsStomach pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, headache
TherapyDRUGS FOR RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
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uses

Uses of Zy Q 200 MG

ZY-Q 200 mg tablet is used in the treatment of Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), an immune system disorder in which the immune system attacks its own body tissues, rheumatoid arthritis (swelling and...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Zy Q 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to hydroxychloroquine or any of the other ingredients of ZY-Q 200 mg tablet.
  • If you are allergic to chloroquine.
  • If you are suffering from an eye disease called maculopathy, usually characterised by visual abnormalities.
sideEffects

Side effects of Zy Q 200 MG

  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Mood swings
  • Rashes on the Skin
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Zy Q 200 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take ZY-Q 200 mg tablets during pregnancy?
A:
ZY-Q 200 mg tablet should be avoided during pregnancy until it is considered essential by the doctor and potential risks justify the benefits. Consult your doctor before starting any medicine if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take ZY-Q 200 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Hydroxychloroquine passes into the breastmilk. Women taking ZY-Q 200 mg tablets should not breastfeed as newborns are very sensitive to the harmful effects of this medicine. It is essential to consult the doctor before using any medication while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed ZY-Q 200 mg tablets?
A:
You may experience visual disturbances, impaired ability to recognise objects properly & dizziness while on treatment with ZY-Q 200 mg tablet. Hence, avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with ZY-Q 200 mg tablets?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking ZY-Q 200 mg tablet as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience visual disturbances or have any existing eye disorders. Before beginning treatment with this medicine, you should undergo an eye examination.
  • You experience a sudden drop in blood sugar and unconsciousness, monitoring of blood glucose is recommended if you are a diabetic.
  • ZY-Q 200 mg tablets may cause abnormal or irregular heartbeats. Your doctor shall conduct an ECG before starting treatment with this medicine, inform your doctor if you already have heart disease.
  • You have liver or kidney diseases, you may require dose adjustment.
  • You have stomach disease.
  • You develop swelling in the legs, breathlessness, fatigue, bloating and coughing while lying down.
  • You develop rashes after taking this medicine.
  • You have a history of an autoimmune disorder of the skin called porphyria.
  • You are supposed to take this medicine for long-term treatment. You should be monitored regularly for heart health & blood count.
  • Keep ZY-Q 200 mg tablets away from children as even if a small amount is accidentally taken, it may cause serious side effects.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Zy Q 200 MG

How Does It Work?

ZY-Q 200 mg tablet has anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory action. It inhibits the action of chemicals such as prostaglandin, interleukins and other immune system modifying cells and enzymes. There...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Zy Q 200 MG

  • ZY-Q 200 mg tablets should be taken as instructed by your doctor.
  • Consume it as a whole with a glass of water after a meal.
  • Do not break, cut or chew the tablet.
  • This medicine should be preferably consumed at the same time every day.
  • It should not be taken more than the doctor has prescribed.
interactions

Interactions of Zy Q 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of medicines like Digoxin for heart disorders with ZY-Q 200 mg tablets can increase the risk of digoxin toxicity.
  • You may experience low blood sugar when taken along with insulin or other antidiabetic medicine. Inform your doctor about all your diabetic medicines.
  • Antacids and medicines used to stop diarrhoea should be taken with a minimum gap of four hours when used together with ZY-Q 200 mg tablet.
  • You may experience irregular heart rhythm if you take medicines like Amiodarone, Moxifloxacin & Halofantrine.
  • There is an increased risk of an episode of fits if you take this medicine along with antimalarials like Mefloquine.
  • Medicines used to treat muscle weakness like Neostigmine & Pyridostigmine, medicines to treat worm infections like Praziquantel, Cimetidine and Gentamicin may not work properly.
  • Medicines like Cyclosporin used or immune system disorders, Agalsidase and medicines used to treat fits should be used with caution along with ZY-Q 200 mg tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Zy Q 200 MG

  • Store ZY-Q 200 mg tablets below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard the unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
dosage

Dosage of Zy Q 200 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose are headache, eyesight problems, low blood pressure, fits, irregular heartbeats, heart problems, difficulty in breathing and sometimes even heart attack.
  • If you experience any of these symptoms or if you think you have taken too much of ZY-Q 200 mg tablets, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

You should never miss your dose, as it may interfere with the effect of this medicine. If you have missed taking any dose of ZY-Q 200 mg tablets, then take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take ZY-Q 200 mg tablets on my own?

A: No, ZY-Q 200 mg tablets are to be taken if it is prescribed by your doctor. Taking this medicine through self-medication can lead to harm. Before giving this medicine, your doctor shall perform an ECG to check if you have any heart ailment. Your doctor will also look at your other existing disorders, medicines and adjust the dose accordingly.

Q: Are there any serious side effects of the ZY-Q 200 mg tablet?

A: Yes, there are some serious side effects of ZY-Q 200 mg tablets. It can cause a very severe drop in your blood sugar, which can be dangerous. It can cause heart-related side effects, which can be serious. It can cause skin peeling, blistering known as Stevens-Johnson syndrome. It can cause anaemia, low platelet count and liver enzymes being raised.

Q: What is the ZY-Q 200 mg tablet?

A: ZY-Q 200 mg tablet contains Hydroxychloroquine as its active ingredient. It is used to treat Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), an immune system disorder in which the immune system attacks its own body tissues. It is also used to treat Rheumatoid arthritis.

Q: Should you take ZY-Q 200 mg tablet with or without food?

A: ZY-Q 200 mg tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. It can be taken with a meal or glass of milk.

Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking ZY-Q 200 mg tablet?

  • Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history.
  • Inform your doctor if you have skin, stomach, liver or kidney diseases and medical conditions.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or are planning to have a baby.
  • ZY-Q 200 mg tablet may interact with other medicines. Hence, inform your doctor if you are taking any other medications, including supplements or herbal products. Also, tell your doctor if you are sto...
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Product Details
Brand
ZY Q
Expires on or After
30/07/2024
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2021 | 07:16 AM (IST)
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