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Codex Price and Pack Size

Codex 4 Mg/10 Mg Expectorant

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Codex Information

Codex Benefits & Uses

Codex is used to treat the following -

Codex 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.

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Ingredients of Codex

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Codex Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Abdominal Pain translation missing: en.common
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dizziness translation missing: en.common
  5. Confusion
  6. Visual Disturbance
  7. Headache translation missing: en.common
  8. Nervousness
  9. Agitation

Codex Related Warnings

Is the use of Codex safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Codex safely.

Moderate

Is the use of Codex safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Codex on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Codex will cause side effects or not.

Moderate

What is the effect of Codex on the Kidneys?

Codex has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Codex on the Liver?

Side effects of Codex rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Codex on the Heart?

Codex may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Codex with Other Drugs

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

Codex Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Codex

Is this Codex habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Codex has not been reported.

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

No, after taking Codex, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Codex it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Codex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Codex

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Codex with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Codex

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Codex as it can have severe side effects.

Severe

Codex से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 9 months पहले

How to take Codex?

Dr. BK Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

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

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can Codex cause breathing problem in children?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Codex may cause breathing problems in children. It has been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can I feel dizzy after taking Codex ?

Dr. Aakash Shah MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Codex can cause dizziness. It has been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor.

सवाल 9 months पहले

What is Codex?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Codex is a brand name of codeine and it is available in the form of a capsule, tablets, and suspension. It belongs to the class of drugs known as an opiate (narcotic). Codex is a prescription drug that is used with other combination medications, to reduce cough and severe pain.

सवाल 6 months पहले

Can I take Codex without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

No, Codex is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause very unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself or herself.

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References

  1. Package Leaflet [Internet]: TUXARIN ER™. USFDA
  2. Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH