Codelite Syrup

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  1. Codelite Benefits & Uses
  2. Codelite Dosage & How to Take
  3. Codelite Side Effects
  4. Codelite Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Codelite with Other Drugs
  6. Codelite Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Codelite
  8. Codelite Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Codelite Benefits & Uses

Codelite is used to treat the following -

  1. Allergic Rhinitis Primary
  2. Common Cold
  3. Cough Primary
  4. Runny Nose

Codelite Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Codelite

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Codelite Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Abdominal Pain Common
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dizziness Common
  5. Confusion
  6. Visual Disturbance
  7. Headache Common
  8. Nervousness
  9. Agitation

Codelite Related Warnings

Is the use of Codelite safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Codelite. It is best to stop taking Codelite immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Codelite safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Codelite. If you see any side effects, stop taking Codelite immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Codelite again, only after your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Codelite on the Kidneys?

Codelite rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Codelite on the Liver?

Codelite is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Codelite on the Heart?

Codelite has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Codelite with Other Drugs

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

Codelite Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Codelite

Is this Codelite habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Codelite cause dependence in some cases. Talk to your doctor before taking it.

Yes

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 Codelite can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Codelite only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Codelite for mental disorders.

No

Codelite Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Codelite

Taking Codelite with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Codelite

Consumption of alcohol and Codelite together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Codelite FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Codelite with paracetamol?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Yes, you can use Codelite in combination with paracetamol, but you should always take this combination only after consulting your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

How long can I safely take Codelite?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Do not take Codelite for longer than 1 week without talking to your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

Question about 2 years ago

How to take Codelite?

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

Take Codelite in every 4-6 hours after a meal or as advised/prescribed by your doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Codelite treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Codelite can use to treat diarrhea in adults, but you should always consult your doctor before taking this medicine to treat diarrhea.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Codelite on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS , General Physician

No, Codelite should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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