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Sycodep

Sycodep Information

Sycodep Benefits & Uses

Sycodep is used to treat the following -

Sycodep 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 Sycodep

Diazepam
Imipramine

Sycodep Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Severe
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Depression Moderate
  9. Irritability
  10. Slurred speech
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Vertigo Mild
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Convulsion
  19. Shortness of Breath Severe
  20. Skin Rash Severe
  21. Loss of appetite
  22. Sleepiness
  23. Blurred vision
  24. Weight gain
  25. Difficulty urinating
  26. Rapid heart rate (pulse)
  27. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  28. Tremor
  29. Abdominal Pain Moderate

Sycodep Related Warnings

Is the use of Sycodep safe for pregnant women?

Sycodep can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Sycodep, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Sycodep safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Sycodep on the Kidneys?

Using Sycodep does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Sycodep on the Liver?

Sycodep is completely safe for the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Sycodep on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Sycodep for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Sycodep with Other Drugs

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

Alfentanil

    Fluvoxamine

    Flumazenil

    Fentanyl

    Ethanol

    Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

      Sycodep Contraindications

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

      1. Constipation
      2. Confusion
      3. Blurred Vision
      4. Memory Loss
      5. Fatigue

      Frequently asked Questions about Sycodep

      Is this Sycodep habit forming or addictive?

      No, there is no any evidence that Sycodep is addictive.

      No

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

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

      Dangerous

      Is it safe?

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

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      Yes, taking Sycodep can treat mental disorders.

      Yes

      Sycodep Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Sycodep

      Taking Sycodep with food is safe.

      Safe

      Interaction between Alcohol and Sycodep

      Taking alcohol with Sycodep can be dangerous.

      Severe
      This medicine data has been created by -
      Dr. Md Saadullah
      M.Pharma, Pharmacy
      3 Years of Experience
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      Dr. Vikas Chauhan
      B.Pharma, Pharmacy
      2 Years of Experience
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