Benz 100mg Capsule

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Composition for Benz 100mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Benz Capsule

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Uses of Benz Capsule

Benz 100mg Capsule is used in the treatment of dry cough.
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Side effects of Benz Capsule

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Vomiting, Nausea, Constipation, Dizziness, Shortness of breath, Worsening of a pre-existing breathing problem, Loss of appetite, Rash.

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How to use Benz Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Benz 100mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Benz Capsule works

Benz 100mg capsule is an antitussive (cough suppressants). It suppresses cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

In Depth Information on Benz Capsule

Expert advice for Benz Capsule

  • Before taking benzonatate, tell your doctor if you have asthma or are allergic to procaine (Novocain), tetracaine medications.
  • If you are having surgery, including dental surgery, tell your doctor or dentist that you are taking Benzonatate.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Benzonatate may cause drowsiness/dizziness. Do not drive or operate machinery until you feel fine.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking benzonatate treatment, as it may worsen the side effects.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Benz 100mg Capsule
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Benz 100mg Capsule.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Benz 100mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Benz 100mg Capsule
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Benz 100mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Benz 10
0mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Benz 10
0mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Benzonatate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Benz 100mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Benzonatate

Benz is not an antibiotic or benzodiazepam or steroid or controlled substance
Benz is non-addictive and not gluten free
Q. Does Benzonatate contain codeine/Sulfa/Aspirin?
Benzonatate doesn't contain codeine, sulfa or aspirin
Benz may help for a sore throat, but not if your sore throat is because of an infection. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take Benzonatate with Sudafed/ Mucinex / Robitussin/ Ibuprofen/ Dextromethorphan/Guaifenesin/Promethazine/Tylenol cold?
Benzonatate may interact with these medications. Kindly follow doctors instructions
Yes, Benz cause drowsiness. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.
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“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Benz 100mg Capsule. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
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