Markodin Syrup

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Markodin NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

Moderate to severe pain, Dry cough
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Markodin Syrup

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Uses of Markodin Syrup

Markodin Syrup is used for moderate to severe pain and dry cough.
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Side effects of Markodin Syrup

Common

Sweating, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Edema, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Anemia, Sedation, Constipation.

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How to use Markodin Syrup

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 Markodin Syrup at a fixed time.

How Markodin Syrup works

Markodin syrup is an opioid analgesic ( pain reliever). It works by decreasing the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on Markodin Syrup

Expert advice for Markodin Syrup

  • Use Markodin as instructed by your doctor. Never take in greater amounts or more often than prescribed.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Markodin, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Store opioid pain relievers in a safe place and out of reach of others.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Markodin Syrup
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Markodin Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Markodin Syrup 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
SAFE
Markodin Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studi
es 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As Markodin Syrup may cause dizziness, blurred vision or the inability to think clearly.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Markodin Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Markodin Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Markodin Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Markodin Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Donset 2mg Injection, Leosetron 2mg Injection, Naucid 2mg Injection, Ondarom 2mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Codeine, 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 Markodin NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Codeine

Yes, however Markodin containing tablets require prescription in India
Markodin may cause addiction when consumed for longer duration. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Markodin is a naturally occurring form of morphine and called as narcotic. Hydrocodone is derived form of Markodin. Markodin is not a depressant drug
It depends on the dose. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
No, it is available in India with doctor's prescription only
It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Corex a drug?
No, Corex is a cough syrup which contains codeine as one of its component
Q. What is Paracodin/Paracodin tablets/Paracodin 10 mg/Paracodol/Paracodina/Paracodin drops/Phensedyl/Phensedyl cough syrup used for?
These are the trade names of codeine containing products. Your doctor may prescribe it (depending on the disease condition) for the treatment of mild to moderate pain, diarrhea, cough, irritable bowel syndrome
Markodin is specifically used for the treatment of mild to moderate pain, diarrhea, cough, irritable bowel syndrome. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take codeine with naproxen/paracetamol/ibuprofen/advil/ warfarin/metronidazole/hydrocodone/diclofenac/ amoxicillin?
You can take codeine with paracetamol/ibuprofen/ Advil/ warfarin/ diclofenac/amoxicillin/naproxen. Taking metronidazole and hydrocodone may alter the effects of codeine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Markodin containing tablets are available with mention of expiry date on it. Before taking medicine, patient should consult pharmacist or doctor
Markodin causing these side effects is rare or uncommon. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects
No, it does not contain acetaminophen in it. However, your doctor may prescribe Markodin along with acetaminophen.
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Substitutes for Markodin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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