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Recopress 500 Tablet

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Recopress 500 Tablet

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Disulfiram साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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

Recopress Benefits & Uses

Recopress is used to treat the following -

  1. शराब की लत Primary (और पढ़ें - शराब कैसे छुडाएं और छोडें)

Recopress 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 Recopress

Disulfiram

Recopress Side Effects

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

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Weakness
  4. Metallic taste in mouth
  5. Restlessness
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Fainting
  8. Visual Disturbance
  9. Loss of appetite
  10. Stomach ache Severe

Recopress Related Warnings

Is the use of Recopress safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Recopress. It is best to stop taking Recopress immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Recopress safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Recopress. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Recopress on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Recopress on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Recopress on the Liver?

Side effects of Recopress rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Recopress on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Recopress on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Recopress with Other Drugs

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

Recopress Contraindications

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

  1. Alcoholism
  2. Jaundice
  3. Diabetes
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Heart Disease
  6. Psychosis
  7. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Recopress

Is this Recopress habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Recopress.

No

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 Recopress can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

No

Recopress Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Recopress

Taking Recopress with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Recopress

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Recopress as it can have severe side effects.

Severe

Recopress FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Recopress cure alcoholism?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

No, Recopress does not cure alcoholism, but discourages an alcoholic person not to drink in excess by causing undesirable effects even when small amounts of alcohol are consumed.

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Recopress?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

Recopress comes in form of tablet and it should be taken by mouth once daily or as advised by your doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with diabetes, epilepsy, respiratory disorders, cerebral damage, hypothyroidism, and in people with impaired liver or kidney function. Do not drive any vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine as it can cause drowsiness or sedation. Also avoid sauces, vinegars, all foods, beverages and medicines such as cough syrup containing alcohol while taking disulfiram to experience best results with minimal side effects. 
 

Question over 1 year ago

Does Recopress induce sleepiness?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Yes Recopress causes drowsiness, dizziness or sedation. It is one of the most common side effects of this medicine. Do not drive any vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine as it causes drowsiness.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Recopress cause weight gain?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS , Diabetology

No, Recopress does not cause weight gain in patients who are taking it. However, if you are experiencing any unusual weight gain after taking this drug then inform your doctor immediately without any further delay.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Recopress cause depression?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

No, Recopress does not cause depression in patients who are taking it. However, if you are experiencing depression after taking this drug then inform your doctor immediately without any further delay.

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

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 394
  2. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Antabuse® (disulfiram)