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  1. Rancof Benefits & Uses
  2. Rancof Dosage & How to Take
  3. Rancof Side Effects
  4. Rancof Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Rancof with Other Drugs
  6. Rancof Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Rancof
  8. Rancof Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Rancof Benefits & Uses

Rancof is used to treat the following -

  1. Allergic Rhinitis Primary
  2. Common Cold
  3. Cough Primary
  4. Runny Nose

Rancof 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 Rancof

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Rancof Side Effects

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

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

Rancof Related Warnings

Is the use of Rancof safe for pregnant women?

Rancof may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Rancof, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Rancof safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Rancof. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Rancof on the Kidneys?

Rancof may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Rancof on the Liver?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Rancof on the Heart?

Rancof may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Rancof with Other Drugs

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

Rancof Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Rancof

Is this Rancof habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Rancof cause dependence in some cases. Talk to your doctor before taking it.

Yes

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Rancof can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Rancof only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Rancof cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Rancof Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rancof

Taking Rancof with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Rancof

Taking Rancof with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Rancof FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Rancof cause sexual disorder?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Yes, Rancof may cause sexual disorder. 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.

Question over 1 year ago

Can i take Rancof with acetaminophen ?

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS , Pulmonology

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

Question over 1 year ago

Can Rancof cause breathing problem in children?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Rancof 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.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I use Rancof for infant to treat diarrhea?

ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

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

Question about 2 years ago

How does Rancof work?

Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS , General Physician

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

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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