Capnea 20mg Oral Solution

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Composition for Capnea 20mg Oral Solution

Primarily used for

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216.65
1 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Capnea Oral Solution

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Uses of Capnea Oral Solution

Capnea 20mg Oral Solution is used in the treatment of migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Capnea Oral Solution

Common

Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Dehydration.

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How to use Capnea Oral Solution

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Capnea 20mg Oral Solution at a fixed time.

How Capnea Oral Solution works

Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Capnea 20mg oral solution works by constricting (narrowing) these blood vessels, thus relieving the migraine headache.

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Expert advice for Capnea Oral Solution

  • For relief of pain, consume the medicine only at recommended doses. Immediately consult doctor in case you take more than the prescribed/ recommended dose even if you feel well. Also consult the doctor if the symptoms last for more than 3 days despite taking the medicine.
  • Preparations of caffeine and ergot derivatives have been discontinued in view of patient safety.
  • When caffeine citrate solution is used for premature apnea of newborns, remember to use one vial of the drug for one dose. Throw away the left-over solution after required amount is used.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Capnea 20mg Oral Solution
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking caffeine with alcohol may impair the motor coordination
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Capnea 20mg Oral Solution 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
CAUTION
Capnea 20mg Oral Solution should be used with caution during
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Capnea 20mg Oral Solution may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, t
ired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Capnea
20mg Oral Solution in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Capnea
20mg Oral Solution in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Capnea 20mg Oral Solution

Frequently asked questions for Caffeine

Capnea is a drug which belongs to a group of medicines called methylxanthines. It is also present in tea, coffee, some chocolates and soft drinks, in addition to some medicines. It acts on the brain to increase alertness and energy levels. However, too much Capnea is harmful
Q. Is caffeine alcohol?
No, caffeine is not alcohol; it belongs to a group of medicines called methylxanthines. It acts on the brain to increase alertness and energy levels. However, it must be remembered that too much caffeine is harmful
Capnea. if taken as medicine for recommended indications and in adequate dosage it provides beneficial effects. Too much Capnea is harmful. Always consult your doctor if you get any of the bad effects or side effects after use of Capnea
There is no report available on the use of Capnea and hair growth. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
No, Capnea is not in the list of addictive drugs. Addiction is said to occur when there is persistent, compulsive dependence on a behavior or substance; without treatment or engagement in recovery activities, addiction is progressive and can result in disability or premature death. Capnea does not meet this definition. However, people who have taken it for long may experience "Capnea withdrawal" symptoms like headache, anxiety, fatigue, drowsiness or depression, 12–24 hours after the last dose of Capnea but resolves within 24–48 hours
Capnea is a central nervous system stimulant, and is used in combination with pain-relieving medication to ease headache, migraine pain, neuralgia, toothache, sore throat and period pains. Increased doses may have side effects like increased heart rate (tachycardia), abnormal heart beats (cardiac arrhythmias). Always consult your doctor for the recommended indications, doses and side effects, if any.
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Substitutes for Capnea

No substitutes found for this medicine
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