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Phenkuff Syrup

Phenkuff Information

Phenkuff Benefits & Uses

Phenkuff is used to treat the following -

Phenkuff 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 Phenkuff

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Phenkuff Side Effects

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

Phenkuff Related Warnings

Is the use of Phenkuff safe for pregnant women?

Phenkuff can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Phenkuff right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Phenkuff safe during breastfeeding?

Phenkuff may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Phenkuff, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Phenkuff.

Moderate

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Kidneys?

Phenkuff rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Liver?

Phenkuff may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Heart?

Side effects of Phenkuff rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Phenkuff with Other Drugs

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

Phenkuff Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Phenkuff

Is this Phenkuff habit forming or addictive?

Phenkuff can be addictive. You should not take it without medical advice.

Yes

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

After taking Phenkuff, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Phenkuff can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Phenkuff only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Phenkuff in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Phenkuff Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenkuff

It is safe to take Phenkuff with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Phenkuff

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

Severe

Details

सामग्री 100 Ml Syrup(S)
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Dr. Md Saadullah
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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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)
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  6. Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH