Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s

 46.00

Manufactured by:
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient:
Drug Strength: 400 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 10s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Zemet tablet contains Cimetidine | belongs to H2 blocker

SKU: pg_25003_34762 Categories: ,

Alternate brands

  • Zemet tablet 200 mg 2×10’s
     46.00
  • You can save 0
  • Vegamet tablet 400 mg 20×10’s
     272.00
  • You will pay -226 more
  • Vegamet tablet 400 mg 10’s
     32.00
  • You can save 14
  • Vegamet tablet 200 mg 20×10’s
     272.00
  • You will pay -226 more
  • Vegamet tablet 200 mg 2×10’s
     35.00
  • You can save 11

    Reviews

    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s”

    How it works

    Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s works by blocking histamine at a specific site in the stomach. This results in inhibition of acid secretion and lowered gastric acidity.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s

    • Headache severe
    • Dizziness severe
    • Diarrhea severe
    • Gynecomastia severe
    • Decrease in blood cell count severe
    • Skin rash
    • Muscle pain
    • Sleepiness
    • Joint pain

    Uses of Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Duodenal Ulcer

      Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s is used in the treatment of ulcers in the small intestine.

    • Gastric Ulcer

      Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s is used in the treatment of ulcers in the stomach.

    • Gastroesophagal Reflux Disease

      Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s is used for the treatment of a condition where the acid produced in the stomach causes irritation in the food pipe.

    • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

      Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s is used to relieve the symptoms of this rare condition where the acid secretion in the stomach is abnormally high.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed in less than 1 hour after an oral dose and less than 30 minutes after an intravenous dose.

    • Duration of Effect

      The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4 to 5 hours after an intravenous dose and 4 to 8 hours after an oral dose.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Consumption of alcohol is not recommended in patients receiving Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s. Any symptoms of adverse effects like dizziness, breathing difficulty should be reported to the doctor. Performing activities that require mental alertness like driving, operating machinery should be avoided.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendencies were reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is recommended in pregnant women only if benefits overweigh the risks.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is known to excreted through the breastmilk. It is not recommended for breastfeeding women.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s or other H2 antagonists.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is recommended in pregnant women only if benefits overweigh the risks.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is known to excreted through the breastmilk. It is not recommended for breastfeeding women.

    General Warnings
    • Kidney disease

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with the kidney injury due to the risk of interstitial nephritis and urinary retention. Close monitoring of kidney function is necessary. The dose of this medicine should be adjusted based on the CrCl.

    • Use in children

      This medicine is recommended for children less than 16 years only if benefits overweigh the risks.

    • Liver disease

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Any signs and symptoms of elevated liver enzymes, fatigue, abdominal pain, and dark urine should be reported to the doctor.

    • Gastric malignancy

      This medicine may relieve the symptoms of gastric cancer but do not treat the condition. Early diagnosis of malignancy is necessary and appropriate treatment should be initiated.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Glipizide moderate
    • Loperamide severe
    • Phenytoin severe
    • Antifungal agents moderate
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      Use of Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s is not recommended for use if any symptoms indicating gastrointestinal bleeding exists. Consult your doctor if there is blood in vomit or the stools are bloody or black.

    General Instructions

    Take Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s once a day with meals and at bedtime or as prescribed by the doctor. It can be taken 30 minutes before food to prevent symptoms of heartburn. Do not take in larger amounts than prescribed. Take this medicine at the same time every day.

    Other details

    • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • May cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    How to use Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s

    IV: May be administered as a slow IV push or preferably as an IV intermittent or IV continuous infusion. Administer each 300 mg (or fraction thereof) over a minimum of 5 min when giving IV push. Give intermittent infusion over 15-30 min for each 300 mg dose. Intermittent infusions are administered over 15-30 min at a final concentration not to exceed 6 mg/ mL; for patients with an active bleed, preferred method of administration is continuous infusion.
    Compatibility: Stable in D5LR, D5 ¼ NS, D5 ½ NS, D5W, LR, sodium bicarbonate 5%.
    Y-site administration:
    Drug to Drug IV Compatibility: Acyclovir, aztreonam, cisatracurium, dexamethasone, digoxin, diltiazem, diphenhydramine, dobutamine, enalapril, epinephrine, esmolol, fentanyl, fluconazole, furosemide, heparin, hydromorphone, labetalol, levofloxacin, linezolid, lorazepam, meropenem, methylprednisolone, metoprolol, metronidazole, midazolam, milrinone, morphine, nitroprusside, ondansetron, piperacillin/tazobactam, propofol, vancomycin, vecuronium.
    Drug to Drug IV Incompatibility: Allopurinol, amikacin, amphotericin B cholesteryl sulphate complex, amsacrine, cefepime, indomethacin, warfarin.
    In syringe: Incompatible with atropine/pentobarbital, cefamandole, cephazolin, chlorpromazine, ioxaglate meglumine and ioxaglate sodium, pentobarbital, secobarbital.
    When admixed: Incompatible with amphotericin B, barbiturates.
    Stability: Intact vials should be stored at room temperature & protected from light. Stability at room temperature for prepared bags is 7 days. Stable in parenteral nutrition solutions for up to 7 days when protected from light.

    what are the adverse effects of Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s?

    Diarrhoea, dizziness, rash, tiredness. Gynaecomastia, occasional reversible liver damage, confusion. Very rarely interstitial nephritis, acute pancreatitis, thrombocytopenia, leucopenia, pancytopenia, aplastic anaemia, fever, headache, myalgia, arthralgia, sinus bradycardia, tachycardia, heart block, anaphylaxis, hallucinations, depression, reversible impotance.

    What happens if I miss a dose of Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s?

    TABLET: Adults: Active duodenal ulcer: Single dose of 800 mg at bed time or 400 mg at breakfast and 400 mg at bed time, or 200 mg three times a day with meals and 400 mg at bedtime.
    Reflux oesophagitis: 400 mg four times a day with meals and at bedtime for upto 12 wk is indicated.
    Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and other cases of high gastric secretion: 200 mg 3 times a day with meals and 400 mg at bedtime.
    Acid related dyspepsia: 200 mg 4 times a day (with meals and at bed time).
    In haemorrhage from ulceration or erosion of upper Gl tract, stress ulcers: 200 mg three times daily with meals and 400 mg at bedtime.
    In non- ulcer acid related conditions: 200 mg 4 times a day (with meals and at bed time).
    Children: Over 1 yr, 25-30 mg/kg daily in divided doses.
    INJECTION: Adults: IM 200 mg may be repeated at 4-8 hourly intervals. IV: Intermittent infusion: 400 mg diluted in 100 mL dextrose 5% injection, infusion time not less than 30 min. Total dosage in 24 hr should not exceed 6 infusions or 2400 mg. IV: 200 mg diluted in 0.9% NaCl total volume of 20 mL to be given slowly over a period of 2 min, to be repeated 4-6 hourly. Children: IM or IV: 20-40 mg/kg/day in divided doses every 6 hr.
    SUSPENSION: Adults: 10 mL twice daily after breakfast and at bed time.
    Children: Under 1 yr, not recommended; over 1 yr, 25-30 mg/kg daily in divided doses.

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Zemet tablet 400 mg 10’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

    Questions and Answers

    There are no questions yet. Be the first to ask a question about this product.

    Only registered users are eligible to enter questions

    Medicalstore.com.pk © All rights reserved

    Made with ❤ by Dairah

    Shopping Cart