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Zepdyl

Zepdyl Information

Zepdyl Benefits & Uses

Zepdyl is used to treat the following -

Zepdyl 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 Zepdyl

Codeine
Chlorpheniramine

Zepdyl Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Abdominal Pain translation missing: en.common
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dizziness translation missing: en.common
  5. Confusion
  6. Visual Disturbance
  7. Headache translation missing: en.common
  8. Nervousness
  9. Agitation

Zepdyl Related Warnings

Is the use of Zepdyl safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Zepdyl for pregnant women.

Moderate

Is the use of Zepdyl safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Zepdyl on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Zepdyl will cause side effects or not.

Moderate

What is the effect of Zepdyl on the Kidneys?

Zepdyl may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Zepdyl on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Zepdyl on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Zepdyl on the Heart?

Zepdyl may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Zepdyl with Other Drugs

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

Zepdyl Contraindications

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

  1. Depression
  2. Drug Abuse

Frequently asked Questions about Zepdyl

Is this Zepdyl habit forming or addictive?

No, Zepdyl is not habit forming.

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

After taking Zepdyl, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Zepdyl can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Zepdyl.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Zepdyl is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Zepdyl Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zepdyl

There is no information on the effects of food and Zepdyl because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Zepdyl

Taking alcohol with Zepdyl can be dangerous.

Severe

Zepdyl से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can I take Zepdyl with aspirin?

Dr. K. M. Bhatt MBBS, PG Dip, General Physician

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

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can I take Zepdyl with paracetamol?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Yes, you can use Zepdyl in combination with paracetamol, but you should always take this combination only after consulting your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Zepdyl?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

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

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Zepdyl on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 10 months पहले

Can Zepdyl cause sexual disorder?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Yes, Zepdyl 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.

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References

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  6. Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH