Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Kongesic Tablet
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet is used for pain relief.
Kongesic Tablet side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
How to use Kongesic Tablet
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.
How Kongesic Tablet works
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Codeine. Paracetamol / Acetaminophen is an analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain. Codeine is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.
Kongesic Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Codeine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet may cause dizziness, blurred vision or the inability to think clearly.
Kidney
CAUTION
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kongesic 500 mg/10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Kongesic

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
Dr. I feel backache pain during any hard work Dr.told me earlier that I HV some prob in my backbone. I can't maintain my routine because I HV to do work in household purpose he suggested DOlO-650 SOS any better mdcne?
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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