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Recodex

Recodex Information

Recodex Benefits & Uses

Recodex is used to treat the following -

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 सामान्य
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dizziness सामान्य
  5. Confusion
  6. Visual Disturbance
  7. Headache सामान्य
  8. Nervousness
  9. Agitation

Recodex Related Warnings

Is the use of Recodex safe for pregnant women?

Recodex is safe for pregnant women.

Moderate

Is the use of Recodex safe during breastfeeding?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Recodex on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Recodex rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Recodex on the Liver?

Recodex is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Recodex on the Heart?

Side effects of Recodex rarely affect the [Organ].

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?

No, you do not get addicted to Recodex.

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

No, after taking Recodex, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Recodex only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Recodex for mental disorders.

नहीं

Recodex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Recodex

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Recodex together with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Recodex

Taking alcohol with Recodex can be dangerous.

Severe

Recodex से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 12 months पहले

Can Recodex treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल over 1 year पहले

What is Recodex?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

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

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Recodex on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

No, Recodex should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Recodex?

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

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

सवाल about 1 year पहले

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.

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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