Zimigut 200 Tablet

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    Zimigut 200 Tablet Information

    Zimigut 200 Tablet is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Hepatic Encephalopathy. The alternative uses of Zimigut 200 Tablet have also been explained below.

    The right dosage of Zimigut 200 Tablet depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    Zimigut 200 Tablet also has some side effects, the most common being Flatulence, Bloating or fullness, Constipation. Some other side effects of Zimigut 200 Tablet have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Zimigut 200 Tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

    Zimigut 200 Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. In addition, Zimigut 200 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Zimigut 200 Tablet related warnings section.

    Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Zimigut 200 Tablet contraindications section.

    Besides this, Zimigut 200 Tablet may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Zimigut 200 Tablet is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.



    Zimigut 200 Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Zimigut 200 Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Zimigut 200 Tablet 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Traveler's Diarrhea
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 200 g
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Traveler's Diarrhea
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 200 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Traveler's Diarrhea
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 200 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: 3 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Zimigut 200 Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Zimigut 200 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Zimigut. If you are pregnant, do not take Zimigut without a doctor's advice.

      Severe
    • Is the use of Zimigut 200 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


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

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Zimigut 200 Tablet on the Kidneys?


      There are no side effects of Zimigut on the kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Zimigut 200 Tablet on the Liver?


      Zimigut has very mild side effects on the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Zimigut 200 Tablet on the Heart?


      There are no any side effects of Zimigut for the heart.

      Safe


    Zimigut 200 Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Zimigut 200 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Zimigut 200 Tablet

    • Is this Zimigut 200 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      Forming a habit of Zimigut 200 Tablet has not been reported.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Zimigut 200 Tablet as it does not make you drowsy.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Zimigut 200 Tablet is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Zimigut 200 Tablet is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

      No

    Zimigut 200 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Zimigut 200 Tablet


      Taking Zimigut 200 Tablet with food is safe.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Zimigut 200 Tablet


      Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Zimigut 200 Tablet.

      Unknown


    Frequently asked Questions about Zimigut 200 Tablet

    Question over 4 years ago

    Is Zimigut a penicillin?

    Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

    No, Zimigut is not a penicillin. It contains rifaximin which is a broad spectrum antibiotic and an analog of rifampicin. It is a prescription drug that is used in the treatment of travelers’ diarrhea (TD), hepatic encephalopathy, and irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D).

    Question over 4 years ago

    Can I take Zimigut with amoxicillin?

    Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Zimigut can be taken with amoxicillin. No clinically significant drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug along with amoxicillin then do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

    Question over 5 years ago

    How long can I safely take Zimigut?

    Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

    Usually, Zimigut is given for short-term treatment 2 -14 days which might vary depending on the patient's medical condition. Take Zimigut as directed by your doctor to ensure complete eradication of infection. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed duration to avoid bacterial resistance.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Does Zimigut cause fatigue?

    Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

    Rarely, Zimigut causes fatigue. It is an uncommon side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of fatigue is unknown. If you experience tiredness after taking this drug, then try to take some rest even after that if you feel excessive tiredness then do discuss it with your doctor.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Can Zimigut cause bloating?

    Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    No, Zimigut does not cause bloating. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. In fact Zimigut helps in reducing bloating and flatulence in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients by controlling the bacterial overgrowth in the small intestine which is responsible for producing gas that causes bloating and flatulence.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xifaxan® (rifaximin)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 681-683

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1096-1097

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