Meprogesic codeineMeprogesic codeine tablets. When you buy Meprogesic Codeine, each tablet contains 10 mg codeine phosphate, 500 mg acetaminophen and 125 mg meprobomate.
Meprogesic Codeine comes in packs of 100 tablets and is manufactured by Adcock Ingram.
Meprogesic codeine directionsMeprogesic Codeine tablets have analgesic, antipyretic and mild tranquilizing properties. Meprogesic Codeine is used for the symptomatic relief of mild to moderate pain associated with tension.
Meprogesic Codeine tablets contain tartrazine which may cause allergic-type reactions in certain individuals. The overall incidence of tartrazine sensitivity is low, it is however, frequently seen in patients who also have aspirin sensitivity.
The usual adult dosage of Meprogesic Codeine, is 2 tablets three times per day, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not exceed six tablets per day.
Paracetamol may cause sensitivity reactions resulting in reversible skin rash or blood disorders.
Meprobamate may cause drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, paraesthesia, weakness and central effects such as headaches, paradoxical excitement, dizziness, ataxia and disturbances of vision.
Codeine phosphate may cause constipation, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness and confusion.
Consult your doctor if no relief is obtained with the recommended dosage. Do not use Meprogesic Codeine continuously for longer than ten days without consulting your doctor.
Store Meprogesic Codeine in a safe place, out of reach of children.
Meprobamate may lower the tolerance to alcohol and other depressants of the central nervous system.
Codeine should be used in extreme caution by individuals taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors or within 14 days of stopping such treatment. The depressant effect may be enhanced by depressants of the central nervous system such as alcohol, anaesthetics, hypnotics and sedatives, tricyclic antidepressants, and phenothiazines.
Administration of codeine during labour may cause respiratory depression in the new-born infant.
When you buy Meprogesic Codeine, the order will be shipped using the postal services.