Zylo Ointment

5.0/5.0 (1 Ratings & 0 Reviews)
 131 people have bought this recently
20 gm Ointment in 1 Tube
₹ 84
20 GM OINTMENT 1 Tube ₹ 84
  • Out of Stock

  • Manufactured by: Lupin Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Lidocaine (5 % w/w)

Zylo Ointment Information

Zylo Ointment is a prescription drug, available for use as Ointment. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Local Anesthesia. Other than this, Zylo Ointment has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Zylo Ointment depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Zylo Ointment also has some side effects, the most common being Skin redness. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Zylo Ointment as well, which are listed below. Such side effects of Zylo Ointment normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

In addition, Zylo Ointment's effect is Mild during pregnancy and Mild for lactating mothers. Further, the section on Zylo Ointment related warnings talks about Zylo Ointment's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Zylo Ointment is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Heart Failure, Liver Disease as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Zylo Ointment have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug interactions for Zylo Ointment have been reported in the medical literature. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Zylo Ointment is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

Zylo Ointment Benefits & Uses

Zylo Ointment is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Zylo Ointment 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

Zylo Ointment Side Effects

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



  • Convulsion
  • Confusion
  • Drowsiness
  • Erythema
  • Edema


  • Application Site Irritation
  • Paresthesia
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Flushing
  • Bruising or discoloration


  • Skin redness

Zylo Ointment Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Zylo Ointment safe for pregnant women?

    Zylo has mild to no side effects in pregnant women.

  • Is the use of Zylo Ointment safe during breastfeeding?

    Side effects of Zylo on breastfeeding women are very mild.

  • What is the effect of Zylo Ointment on the Kidneys?

    Very few cases of side effects of Zylo on kidney have been reported.

  • What is the effect of Zylo Ointment on the Liver?

    Very few cases of side effects of Zylo on the liver have been reported.

  • What is the effect of Zylo Ointment on the Heart?

    Zylo may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Zylo Ointment with Other Drugs

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



Zylo Ointment Contraindications

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

Frequently asked Questions about Zylo Ointment

  • Is this Zylo Ointment habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Zylo Ointment has not been reported.

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

    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Zylo Ointment can make you feel drowsy.

  • Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Zylo Ointment only on doctor's advice.

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

    No, Zylo Ointment is not used to treat mental disorders.


Zylo Ointment Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Zylo Ointment

    Taking Zylo Ointment with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Zylo Ointment

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


Frequently asked Questions about Zylo Ointment

Question about 4 years ago

Is Zylo used topically in mouth?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Zylo is used topically for producing an anesthetic effect (Prevent pain) on the irritated or inflamed mucous membranes of mouth and pharynx. It is also used for minimizing gagging during X-ray procedure and dental impressions.

Question over 4 years ago

What is Zylo?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

Zylo is a brand name for lidocaine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called local anesthetic agent. Zylo is available in different dosage forms such as injection, gel, spray, patch, and solution. It is mainly used to reduce pain and discomfort caused by skin irritation and sunburn. Some form of Zylo is used to reduce pain and discomfort arises before certain surgery (small) and medical examination or procedure. The injectable form of Zylo is mainly used for the treatment of ventricular arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat).

Question about 4 years ago

How long can I use Zylo?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Zylo is a local anesthetic agent. It should be used strictly under the recommendation of a doctor. You must use it for as long as it has been prescribed by your doctor.

Question about 4 years ago

Is Zylo safe for children?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

According to an FDA warning published in 2014, a 2% solution of Zylo should not be used in infants and young children (5 months to 3.5 years old), as too much application of Zylo or accidental swallowing may cause serious brain injury, seizures, and heart problems. Therefore, for treating teething pain, one must take the advice of their doctor and follow his recommendations completely.

Question about 4 years ago

Is Zylo used for premature ejaculation?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Yes, Zylo is used in combination with prilocaine for premature ejaculation. It improves sexual satisfaction and ejaculatory control by decreasing the sensation of the genital skin. It has no systemic effects and has minimum local side effects. Premature ejaculation can be psychological or biological. It could be because of over-sensitive genital skin, extreme arousal, infrequent sexual activity, hyperactive reflexes, fear, performance anxiety, use of alcohol and other substances, inflammation of the urethra, prostate, etc. In addition, it is also important to take treatment and comply with it completely.

See all substitutes for Zylo

This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xylocaine (lidocaine HCl)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 366

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 771-775

In stock alternatives of Zylo (based on Lidocaine (5 % w/w))

Xylocaine Ointment 50gm
Xylocaine Ointment 50gm 50 gm Ointment in 1 Packet ₹67 ₹660% off
Xylocaine Ointment 30gm
Xylocaine Ointment 30gm 30 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹31
Zylo Ointment
Zylo Ointment 20 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹84
Xylo 5% Ointment
Xylo 5% Ointment 20 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹43
Pilenil Ointment
Pilenil Ointment 25 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹80
Gesicain Ointment
Gesicain Ointment 10 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹29

You may also like

Xylocaine Ointment 30gm
Xylocaine Ointment 30gm 30 gm Ointment in 1 Tube ₹30 ₹314% off

See Similar Category Medicines Here

20 gm Ointment in 1 Tube