Medicine : R C Cough Syp(100ml)

Name:R C Cough Syp(100ml)
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Cipla Ltd
Generic Use:Chlorphenamine , Codeine
Composition:Chlorphenamine(100ml) , Codeine(100ml)
Substitutes:rexcof cough(100ml) , rexcof cpmcodeine , r c cough syp(100ml) , rexcof cough(100ml) , rexcof cpmcodeine , r c cough syp(100ml)


Generic ( Chlorphenamine )



Typical use Of Chlorphenamine :Allergic Conditions. Adjunct In The Emergency Treatment Of Anaphylactic Shock.
Mechanism of action of Chlorphenamine :Chlorphenamine Is An H1-receptor Antagonist Which Competetively Blocks H1-receptor Sites On Tissues.
Drug Interaction of Chlorphenamine : Potentiates Sedative Effect Of Psychotropic Drugs E.g. Barbiturates, Hypnotics, Opioid Analgesics, Anxiolytics And Antipsychotics. Interaction With Alcohol Could Be Dangerous (sedation/excitation).
Side effects of Chlorphenamine :CNS Depression, Sedation, Drowsiness, Lassitude, Dizziness. GI Upsets, Anorexia, Or Increased Appetite, Epigastric Pain, Blurring Of Vision, Dysuria, Dryness Of Mouth, Tightness In Chest, Hypotension, Muscular Weakness, Tinnitus, Euphoria, Headache, Paradoxical CNS Stimulation. CV Collapse And Respiratory Failure.

INTERACTIONS OF CHLORPHENAMINE


How Chlorphenamine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Chlorphenamine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safer: Drug Has Been Studied In Few Breastfeeding Women And The Evidence Shows That There Is No Increase In Side Effects In The Infants, Or The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Chlorphenamine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Codeine )



Typical use Of Codeine :Mild To Moderate Pain; Diarrhoea ; Cough Suppression
Mechanism of action of Codeine :Codeine Provides Relief By Blocking The Ascending Pain Pathways By Binding To Opiate Receptors Found In The CNS. It Also Helps Suppress Cough By Direct Action In The Medulla.
Drug Interaction of Codeine :Enhanced Depressant Effects With Alcohol, Anaesthetics, Anxiolytics, Hypnotics, TCAs, Antipsychotics. Possible CNS Depression Or Excitation With MAOIs. May Alter Effects Of Other Compounds E.g. Cyclizine, Mexiletine, Cisapride, Metoclopramide And Domperidone.
Side effects of Codeine :Dependence, Withdrawal Symptoms; Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation; Drowsiness, Confusion; Difficulty In Micturition, Ureteric Or Biliary Spasms, Urinary Retention; Dry Mouth, Dizziness, Sweating, Facial Flushing, Headache, Vertigo, Bradycardia, Tachycardia, Palpitations, Orthostatic Hypotension, Hypothermia, Restlessness, Mood Changes, Decreased Libido Or Potency, Hallucination, Miosis; Raised Intracranial Pressure, Muscle Rigidity.

INTERACTIONS OF CODEINE


How Codeine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Codeine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Codeine

No Studies Found