ABOUT THE DRUG:
Doxofylline is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Zordox tablets. It is a novel xanthine bronchodilator, also a phosphodiesterase inhibitors.
Doxofylline is a new generation long acting oral methyxanthine derivative used to treat shortness of breath, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma along with several other problems.
USES OF THE DRUG:
Zordox 400mg tablet is an antitussive medicine that is mainly used for maintenance therapy in patients suffering with asthma, shortness of breath, and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
WORKING OF THE DRUG:
This drug consists of Doxyfylline. It is a theophylline derivative and its mechanism of action is related to the inhibition of phosphodiesterase activities that results in broncho dilating effects, that means, it makes the blocked airways to be opened and relaxed so that the proper breathing activity should be maintained.
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DOSAGE FORM AND STRENGTHS:
The drug is available in the form of Tablets under the following brand name and strength on our website:
Zordox 400mg Tablet
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DO NOT TAKE THIS DRUG IF YOU:
Are allergic to this active pharmaceutical ingredient Doxyfyllineor any other ingredient of the medicine
Are suffering from acute myocardial infraction.
Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the near future
Are a breastfeeding mother
TELL YOUR DOCTOR IF YOU:
Are having depression problem
Have any kidney disease
Have a history of any skin reactions such as rash, hives, itching
Have any liver disease
Have gastric ulcer
HOW MUCH TO TAKE THE DRUG?
Dosage depends upon your age, weight, your response to the treatment, and your medical condition. Therefore, your doctor will decide your correct dose. Take the dose exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Never take two tablets at one time ton double the dose.
HOW TO TAKE THE DRUG?
The drug is to be taken with the food or without the food as directed by your doctor. The Tablets to be swallowed with a glass of water.
FOR HOW LONG TO TAKE?
You should take the dose until you finish the prescription. Do not stop and change the dose even if you feel better. You should complete the prescribed dose.
In case of an overdose, then contact your doctor right away or get emergency medical attention as soon as possible.
If you miss a dose of Zordox 400mg tablet, then take it as early as you remember. Never take the missed dose if the time to take the next dose is almost up. Taking multiple doses at almost the same time, can lead to excess medication in your body which can be harmful.
SIDE EFFECTS OF ZORDOX 400MG TABLET:
• Tingly feeling under your skin
• Muscle or joint pain
• Difficulty breathing
• Coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
• Low blood sugar
• Abdominal pain
COMMON DRUG INTERACTIONS:
You must let your doctor know in advance about your medical history and the list of all medications which you may be using, especially these ones: allopurinol, cimetidine, anti flu vaccine, clindamycin, troleandomycin, propranolol, other xanthine derivatives, ranitidine, lincomycin, and ephedrine. This is not a complete information about drug interaction, as mentioning all the details for this drug is quite difficult. There may be other medications that may show interactions. Never start a new medication without contacting a doctor.
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Do not use this medication for any other disease without taking an advice from your doctor
Do not share this medicine with anyone else, even if they have similar symptoms as you are having
In case you do not better and cured after completing the medication prescribed by your doctor, then consult your doctor immediately
Store the medicine at room temperature. Do not freeze it