Hicope Syrup

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Overview

Uses of Hicope Oral Solution

Hicope Syrup is used for treatment of anxiety and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal in adults. It is also used to relieve the itching caused by allergies and to control the nausea and vomiting caused by various conditions, including motion sickness in adults and children.
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Hicope Oral Solution side effects

Common
  • Sedation
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach upset
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Hicope 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. Hicope Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Hicope Oral Solution works

Hicope Syrup is an antihistaminic medication. In allergy, it works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine). This relieves allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes. In short-term anxiety, it works by decreasing the activity in brain, thereby helping you feel relaxed/sleepy.

Hicope Oral Solution related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Hicope Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Hicope Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Larger doses or prolonged use of Hicope Syrup may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Hicope Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Hicope Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hicope Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Hicope Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hicope Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Hicope Oral Solution?

If you miss a dose of Hicope Syrup, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Hicope Syrup to treat allergy symptoms such as such as itching, swelling, and rashes or relieve/treat mild anxiety.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a heart disease as Hicope Syrup may increase the risk of heart problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • May decrease your alertness. Avoid driving or using machinery if this happens to you.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol when taking the Hicope Syrup, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Hicope with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Brand(s): Risure
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FAQs

Q. Is Hicope hydrochloride a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer /addictive?
Hicope is an antihistaminic drug and not a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer/ addictive. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is Hicope a controlled substance/ over the counter (OTC)?
No, Hicope is not a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a doctor's prescription.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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208, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III, New Delhi - 110020
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