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Zytanix 5mg Tablet

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
219.35*
MRP 267.50
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Metolazone(5.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Zytanix Tablet contains Metolazone as the active medicine which is a water pill i.e. it helps in removing excess water from your body through frequent urination and helps in reducing blood pressure an...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

Zytanix Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and swelling due to disorders of heart and kidneys.
contraindications

Contraindications of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Metolazone or any other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you are having difficulty in Urination (anuria).
  • Severe disorder of liver leading to loss of consciousness (Hepatic coma, Precoma).
sideEffects

Side effects of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

  • Headache
  • Dizziness on standing up suddenly from a lying position
  • Drop in Blood Pressure
  • Feeling sick
  • Muscle weakness, cramps
  • Joint pain
  • Rashes and Urticaria
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Zytanix Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Zytanix Tablet should be avoided during pregnancy, as it may cause some adverse effects in the developing baby. Take this medicine only if considered essential by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Zytanix Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Zytanix Tablet should not be given to breastfeeding mothers as it passes in breastmilk and can harm the newborn baby. Take this medicine only if considered essential by your doctor and in such a case breastfeeding is usually discontinued for that period.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Zytanix Tablet?
A:
Zytanix Tablet can make you feel dizzy. Drive only if you are feeling comfortable and well oriented.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Zytanix Tablet?
A:
Alcohol consumption can make you dizzier. Avoid alcohol with Zytanix Tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from a severe liver disorder.
  • If you are diabetic, then this medicine can increase your blood sugar levels. Regular monitoring of blood sugar level may be needed.
  • You feel very weak or dizzy, muscle pain or cramps.
  • Monitor your blood pressure regularly.
  • You have pain in joints, inform your doctor and get uric acid levels checked.
  • Your doctor may advise you to test electrolyte (sodium, potassium, magnesium, calcium) levels.
  • You have difficulty in passing urine.
  • Tell your doctor about any other medicines or herbal preparations that you have been taking.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Metolazone reduces the reabsorption of sodium salts from your kidneys. Decreased sodium reabsorption leads to the elimination of more water and salts such as sodium, potassium through frequent urinati...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

  • Take Zytanix Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water.
  • This medicine can be taken after meals or as directed by your doctor.
  • Take this medicine preferably during morning hours to avoid sleep disturbance due to frequent urination at night.
interactions

Interactions of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Zytanix Tablet with Lithium (medicine for some mental conditions) should be avoided, as it can cause Lithium toxicity.
  • Concomitant use with other blood pressure medicines should be avoided unless needed; as it can lead to excessive lowering of blood pressure.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

This medicine should be stored away from direct sunlight at a temperature below 30ºC. Store in the original package, out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Zytanix 5mg Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include dizziness, confusion, loss of orientation, drop in blood pressure, weakness, unconsciousness. If you have taken more than the prescribed dose of this medicine, then co...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed a dose of this medicine, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to take Zytanix Tablet?

A: Do not stop taking Zytanix Tablet until unless your doctor advises you. If you suddenly stop taking medicines, then it can lead to a sudden increase in your blood pressure, which can be very dangerous. The doctor will gradually decrease the dose as per the body's needs.

Q: What precautions should I follow to control my high blood pressure?

A: Consult a doctor and follow his prescription Restrict salt intake in your diet Follow a low carb, low-fat diet Brisk walking for 30- 40 minutes every day shall help

Q: I am a diabetic patient. What precautions should I follow while taking Zytanix Tablet?

A: Zytanix Tablet can lead to a rise in your blood sugar levels. Regular monitoring of blood sugar is needed, along with this medicine. Your doctor may adjust the dosage of your medicines for diabetes accordingly.

Q: What should I expect from Zytanix Tablet?

A: Zytanix Tablet will reduce your blood pressure by increasing the elimination of water and salts from your body through urine. You should monitor your blood pressure, blood sugar and electrolyte level after beginning this medicine.

Q: When should I consume Zytanix Tablet?

A: Zytanix Tablet should be taken as advised by your doctor. It is given mostly during morning hours so that your sleep is not disturbed by frequent urination at night.

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Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 10:37 AM (IST)
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