Buy CODEINEbuy CODEINE, it belongs to the class of medications called ‘analgesics’ used to treat acute or short-term painful conditions in adults. Pain is a widely used term used to describe an unpleasant feeling or discomfort. It ranges from mild to severe. The severity of the pain depends on the underlying condition. It is also classified as acute (short term) and chronic (long term) depending on pain duration. Acute pain, if left untreated, can result in chronic pain in some conditions.

It contains codeine phosphate, which belongs to a class of medicines called opioids, which are ‘pain relievers’. And it works by preventing pain signals transmission along the nerves to the brain.

You should take this medicine exactly as prescribed by the doctor. The common side-effects of CODEINE are dizziness, drowsiness, headache, feeling sick (nausea), constipation, vomiting, dry mouth, abdominal pain, low body temperature, blurred or double vision, low blood pressure, slow or fast heartbeat. These side-effects are usually mild and temporary. However, if any of these side-effects persist or get worse, inform your doctor immediately.

CODEINE is not recommended to take CODEINE if you are allergic to any contents of it. Before taking CODEINE, inform your doctor if you have if you are suffering a head injury or increased pressure in the brain, severe breathing problems, severe liver, kidney, heart failure, history of heart attack or stroke, acute alcoholism, diarrhea due to inflammation of the bowel or poisoning and problems with blood circulation. CODEINE is a habit-forming drug, and hence there is a risk of dependence on CODEINE. So, before stopping CODEINE, contact a doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms like anxiety, increased heart rate, tremor, or general unwell feeling. It is not recommended in children, pregnant women, and breastfeeding mothers. It should be used with caution in elderly patients. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may increase the risk of side-effects. CODEINE may cause dizziness or drowsiness, so do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you are not fully alert.

Uses of CODEINE

Pain relief

Medicinal Benefits

CODEINE is used to provide relief from acute painful conditions in adults. It contains codeine phosphate, which belongs to a class of medicines called opioids, which are ‘pain relievers’. And it works by preventing pain signals transmission along the nerves to the brain.

Directions for Use

CODEINE is available on prescription. It comes as tablets and as an injection. Codeine injections are usually only given in hospitals. The tablet form of CODEINE should be swallowed as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablet. The dose and duration of CODEINE are determined by the doctor based on your health condition.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of CODEINE

  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Tiredness
  • Changes in mood
  • Nightmares
  • Depression
  • Restlessness/excitement
  • Headache
  • Hallucinations (seeing, feeling, or hearing things that are not there)
  • Feeling sick (nausea)
  • Constipation
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Abdominal pain
  • Low body temperature
  • Blurred or double vision
  • Palpitations
  • Low blood pressure
  • Slow or fast heartbeat

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

CODEINE is not recommended to take CODEINE if you are allergic to any contents of it. Before taking CODEINE, inform your doctor if you have if you are suffering a head injury or increased pressure in the brain, severe breathing problems, severe liver, kidney, heart failure, history of heart attack or stroke, acute alcoholism, diarrhea due to inflammation of the bowel or poisoning and problems with blood circulation. CODEINE is a habit-forming drug, and hence there is a risk of dependence on CODEINE. So, before stopping CODEINE, contact a doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms like anxiety, increased heart rate, tremor, or general unwell feeling. It is not recommended in children, pregnant women, and breastfeeding mothers. It should be used with caution in elderly patients. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may increase the risk of side-effects. CODEINE may cause dizziness or drowsiness, so do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you are not fully alert. It is not recommended to take monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI) and CODEINE simultaneously. If you notice chest pain, breathing difficulties, weakness, or slurry speech, STOP the medication and immediately inform your doctor. buy codeine from our online shop

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: CODEINE is known to interact with some medicines used to relieve anxiety (lorazepam, diazepam, alprazolam), anticonvulsant medication (pregabalin), an atypical antipsychotic medication (quetiapine), narcotic analgesic medication (oxycodone), and medicines used to treat depression (linezolid, moclobemide, selegiline) buy codeine from our online shop

Drug-Food Interactions: Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may increase dizziness and the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding.

Drug-Disease Interactions: CODEINE should not be used in patients with impaired GI motility, infectious diarrhea, liver disease, prematurity, acute alcohol intoxication, drug dependence, gastrointestinal obstruction, hypotension, intracranial pressure, respiratory depression.

Safety Advice

  • ALCOHOL

    CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

    Consumption of alcohol increases the risk of side-effects, such as dizziness, drowsiness, liver damage, and bleeding in the stomach.

  • PREGNANCY

    CODEINE should not be taken until prescribed. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

  • BREAST FEEDING

    CODEINE should not be taken until prescribed. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

  • DRIVING

    CODEINE may cause dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, or hallucinations, so do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you are not fully alert.

  • LIVER

    CODEINE to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • KIDNEY

    Consult your doctor as dose adjustment might be needed on the use of CODEINE in patients with kidney disease.

Habit Forming

Yes

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Physical activity helps in strengthening muscles and relieves joint stiffness. Gentle activities like 20-30minutes of walking or swimming would be helpful.
  • Performing yoga may also help in improving joint flexibility and pain management.
  • Maintain a healthy weight by performing regular low-strain exercises and eating healthy food.
  • Get adequate sleep as resting the muscles can help in reducing inflammation and swelling.
  • Follow heat or cold therapy, apply a cold or hot compress on the joints for 15-20minutes regularly.
  • Acupuncture, massage, and physical therapy may also be helpful.
  • Eat foods rich in antioxidants such as berries, spinach, kidney beans, dark chocolate, etc.
  • Foods containing flavonoids such as soy, berries, broccoli, grapes, and green tea help reduce inflammation.
  • Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.

Special Advise

  • Do not stop taking CODEINE abruptly. It may cause withdrawal reactions such as restlessness, difficulty speaking, agitation, anxiety, palpitations (pounding or racing heart), increased blood pressure, loss of appetite, diarrhea, tremors, and sweating. The doctor gradually reduces the dose before completely stopping the medicine.
  • Please do not increase the dose or use it frequently without consulting your doctor, leading to addiction.
  • It is not recommended to take monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI) and CODEINE simultaneously. You should wait for at least 14 days after discontinuing MAOI before using CODEINE.
  • Inform your doctor that you are taking CODEINE before undergoing any surgery, medical or dental treatment.

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Pain: Pain is a symptom triggered by the nervous system, causing uncomfortable sensations in the body. Pain may be dull or sharp, it might be constant or long-term (chronic), or short-term (acute). The tolerance level of pain might vary from person to person. Pain can be generalized (overall body aches) or localized (affecting a specific area of the body). Pain can be considered a good thing as it helps us know that something is wrong in the body and thereby helps diagnose the condition. The common causes of pain include headache, muscle strain, cramps, cuts, bone fractures, and arthritis. buy codeine from our online shop

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