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Cufex

Cufex Information

Cufex Benefits & Uses

Cufex is used to treat the following -

Cufex 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 Cufex

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Cufex Side Effects

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

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

Cufex Related Warnings

Is the use of Cufex safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Cufex safely.

Moderate

Is the use of Cufex safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Cufex for breastfeeding women are not known. This is because research work on this has not been done.

Moderate

What is the effect of Cufex on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Cufex on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Cufex on the Liver?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Cufex on the Heart?

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

Mild

Severe Interaction of Cufex with Other Drugs

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

Cufex Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Cufex

Is this Cufex habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Cufex.

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

" Yes, Cufex 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, Cufex is not used to treat mental disorders.

नहीं

Cufex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cufex

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

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Cufex

Consuming Cufex with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Cufex से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can i take Cufex with acetaminophen ?

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS, Pulmonology

Yes, you can use Cufex in combination with acetaminophen to treat the cough and cold, but you should always take this medicine after consulting your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Cufex treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Cufex on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Can I take Cufex without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

No, Cufex 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.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Cufex?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Do not take Cufex 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.

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Md Saadullah
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References

  1. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Actacode ( codeine phosphate hemihydrate)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 474
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  5. Package Leaflet [Internet]: TUXARIN ER™. USFDA
  6. Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH