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Elderyl C

Elderyl C Information

Elderyl C Benefits & Uses

Elderyl C is used to treat the following -

Elderyl C 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 Elderyl C

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Elderyl C Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Elderyl C 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

Elderyl C Related Warnings

Is the use of Elderyl C safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Elderyl C without worrying about any side effects.

Moderate

Is the use of Elderyl C safe during breastfeeding?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Elderyl C on the Kidneys?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Elderyl C on the Liver?

Elderyl C has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Elderyl C on the Heart?

Side effects of Elderyl C rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Elderyl C with Other Drugs

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

Elderyl C Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Elderyl C

Is this Elderyl C habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Elderyl C has not been reported.

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Elderyl C. So it is best to avoid driving.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Elderyl C only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Elderyl C cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Elderyl C Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Elderyl C

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Elderyl C and food will interact.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Elderyl C

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

Severe

Elderyl C से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can Elderyl C treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How to take Elderyl C?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

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

सवाल 11 months पहले

Can I feel dizzy after taking Elderyl C ?

Dr. Aakash Shah MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Elderyl C 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 about 1 year पहले

How does Elderyl C work?

Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS, General Physician

Elderyl C works by blocking the receptors which induce pain throughout the body. When Elderyl C is used to reduce coughing, it works by reducing the activity in the part of the brain that causes coughing.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Elderyl C?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Elderyl C 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). Elderyl C is a prescription drug that is used with other combination medications, to reduce cough and severe pain.

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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