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Recodex 4 Mg/10 Mg Syrup

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

Recodex Benefits & Uses

Recodex is used to treat the following -

  1. परागज ज्वर Primary (और पढ़ें - एलर्जिक राइनाइटिस के घरेलू उपाय)
  2. सर्दी जुकाम
  3. खांसी Primary (और पढ़ें - खांसी के लिए घरेलू उपाय)
  4. नाक बहना (और पढ़ें - बहती नाक को रोकने के उपाय)

Recodex 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 Recodex

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Recodex Side Effects

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

Recodex Related Warnings

Is the use of Recodex safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Recodex safe during breastfeeding?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Recodex on the Kidneys?

Recodex may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Recodex on the Liver?

Recodex is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Recodex on the Heart?

Side effects of Recodex rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Recodex with Other Drugs

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

Recodex Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Recodex

Is this Recodex habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Recodex 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 Recodex can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Recodex is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Recodex is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Recodex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Recodex

Taking Recodex with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Recodex

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

Severe

Recodex FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Can Recodex cause breathing problem in children?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Recodex 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 about 2 years ago

How does Recodex work?

Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS , General Physician

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

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I feel dizzy after taking Recodex ?

Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Recodex 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.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Recodex without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

No, Recodex 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.

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Recodex?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

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

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

References

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