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Montokuf 15 mg Syrup


Overview

Uses of Montokuf Syrup

Montokuf Syrup side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Constipation

How to use Montokuf 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. Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Montokuf Syrup works

Montokuf 15 mg Syrup is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.

Montokuf Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, 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
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup 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 Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may cause dizziness, blurred vision or the inability to think clearly.
Kidney
CAUTION
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Montokuf 15 mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Montokuf Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Montokuf 15 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Montokuf 15 mg Syrup
Lincotuss 15mg Syrup
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Montokuf Plus 15mg Syrup
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Expert Advice

  • Use Montokuf 15 mg Syrup 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 Montokuf 15 mg Syrup, 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Montokuf with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Migsun
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imirise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imi-CI
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. Is there anything I need to be careful about while on therapy with Montokuf?

Montokuf may cause drowsiness and dizziness, especially in the beginning of the treatment. Do not drive or work with tools or machinery if your alertness is affected. It is not advisable to drink alcohol during treatment with this medicine as it might increase sleepiness.

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References
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