Zinc 50 mg Pink

Generic Name: Zinc Sulfate

Zinc is a prescribed medication used for the treatment of deficiency of zinc in the body. Zinc is responsible for building body tissues in the body. This medication is a mineral used to treat or prevent low levels of zinc. Zinc should not be used in children younger than 12 years old without first checking with the child's doctor; safety and effectiveness in these children has not been confirmed.

Do not share this medication with others. It is important to maintain a well-balanced diet while taking this medicine. You can have foods containing good sources of zinc include lean red meats, seafood, peas, and beans. Make sure to have a regular laboratory tests for zinc and copper levels periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects with this medication. Zinc oxide topical is a chemical compound found in several non-prescription products, such as diaper rash creams and sunblock, as well as one prescription diaper rash cream.

How to Use Zinc 50 mg Pink Tablets

  • Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor or on the package. Take this medication 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.
  • This medications may be taken with food if it upsets your stomach then it is best to swallow whole.
  • Do not crush or chew the medicine.
  • Avoid milk, bran, grains, or cereals within 2 hours of taking this medicine. Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it.
  • To help you remember, use it at the same time each day.
  • Your healthcare provider may prescribe Zinc 220, Zinc with Vitamin C, Zinc Acetate, Zinc Gluconate, Zinc CR, according to your conditions.

Cautions before Use Zinc 50 mg Pink Tablets

  • Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any allergies with Zinc sufate then you should not take this medicine.
  • Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have low blood levels of copper then you must check the dosages or may not be prescribed according to your condition.
  • Zinc oxide creams and ointments should not be applied to skin wounds or irritations that may be infected.

Zinc 50 mg Pink Tablets Side Effects

The side effects which may arise due to the usage of Zinc are as follows:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Very Dry mouth
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Unusual restlessness
  • Stomach upset
  • Sores in mouth
  • Unusual tiredness
  • Weakness
  • Heartburn

Zinc 50 mg Pink Tablets Interactions and Overdose

Zinc may react with especially penicillamine, phosphorus containing products. This product can decrease the absorption of other drugs such as tetracycline antibiotics such as doxycycline, minocycline, bisphosphonates such as alendronate, and quinolone antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin. Therefore, separate your doses of these medications as far as possible from your doses of this product

Symptoms of overdose may include severe nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fainting, and shortness of breath. The treatment of overdose symptoms may include immediate medical care or providing certain medications which may take the medicine out of the body.

 

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