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Zymaxid Information

Zymaxid Benefits & Uses

Zymaxid is used to treat the following -

Zymaxid Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Zymaxid


Zymaxid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Zymaxid is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Headache दुर्लभ
  5. Dizziness सामान्य
  6. Abnormal Dreams
  7. Insomnia सामान्य
  8. Paresthesia
  9. Tremor
  10. Vertigo दुर्लभ
  11. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  12. Rash
  13. Constipation सामान्य
  14. Dyspepsia
  15. Eye Discharge
  16. Eye irritation
  17. Eye Pain
  18. Dry eyes
  19. Conjunctivitis Moderate

Zymaxid Related Warnings

Is the use of Zymaxid safe for pregnant women?

Zymaxid may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Zymaxid again without your doctor's advice.


Is the use of Zymaxid safe during breastfeeding?

Zymaxid may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Zymaxid on the Kidneys?

There are no side effects of Zymaxid on the kidneys.


What is the effect of Zymaxid on the Liver?

Zymaxid does not damage the liver.


What is the effect of Zymaxid on the Heart?

Zymaxid is completely safe for the heart.


Severe Interaction of Zymaxid with Other Drugs

Zymaxid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Zymaxid Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Zymaxid unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  2. Brain and Nervous System
  3. Tendon Injury (Tendinopathy)
  4. Ulcerative Colitis

Frequently asked Questions about Zymaxid

Is this Zymaxid habit forming or addictive?

Zymaxid does not cause addiction.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Zymaxid will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.


Is it safe?

No, Zymaxid is not completely safe as it has some side effects.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Zymaxid is not used to treat mental disorders.


Zymaxid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zymaxid

Zymaxid may take longer to act if you eat some foods while taking it. Follow your doctor's advice on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Zymaxid

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Zymaxid.



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