What Zinc Gluconate syrup is and what it is used for?
Zinc Gluconate syrup contain the active ingredient Zinc gluconate. Zinc gluconate is a source of zinc, which is an essential trace element and involved in a number of body enzyme functions.
What you need to know before you take Zinc Gluconate syrup:
- Do not take Zinc Gluconate syrup if you:
- Are allergic (hypersensitive) to Zinc or any of the other ingredients in the syrup.
- Have copper deficiency.
- Warnings and precautions:
Before you start treatment with Zinc Gluconate syrup, tell your doctor if you:
- Have problems with your kidneys, for example kidney stones.
- Other medicines and Zinc Gluconate syrup:
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
How to take Zinc Gluconate syrup:
Always take Zinc Gluconate syrup as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Ask about the amount you should take from your doctor and use measuring spoon for better accuracy.
Possible side effects of Zinc Gluconate syrup:
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The side effects depend on the dose and the duration of treatment. The most common side effects are abdominal pain, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach discomfort, irritability, headache.
How to store Zinc Gluconate syrup:
– Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
– Store in the original package in order to protect from light and moisture.
– Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and bottle after ‘EXP’.
– The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
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