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Phenkuff

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?

Pregnant women can take Phenkuff without worrying about any side effects.

Moderate

Is the use of Phenkuff safe during breastfeeding?

There is no research available on the side effects of Phenkuff on breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

Moderate

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Kidneys?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Liver?

Side effects of Phenkuff rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Phenkuff on the Heart?

Phenkuff is rarely harmful for [Organ].

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?

No, you do not get addicted to Phenkuff.

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Phenkuff.

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?

Phenkuff is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

नहीं

Phenkuff Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenkuff

There is no information on the effects of food and Phenkuff because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Phenkuff

Taking alcohol with Phenkuff can be dangerous.

Severe

Phenkuff से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can i take Phenkuff with acetaminophen ?

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS, Pulmonology

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

सवाल 12 months पहले

Can Phenkuff treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 10 months पहले

Can I use Phenkuff for infant to treat diarrhea?

ravi udawat MBBS, General Physician

No, you cannot use Phenkuff for infants due to the risk of severe breathing problems in the children below 12 years old.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I take Phenkuff without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

No, Phenkuff 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 about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Phenkuff?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Do not take Phenkuff 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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References

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  6. Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH