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Morcontin 10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Morcontin Tablet

Morcontin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Constipation

How to use Morcontin 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. Morcontin 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Morcontin Tablet works

Morcontin 10 mg Tablet is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.

Morcontin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Morcontin 10 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Morcontin 10 mg Tablet 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
Morcontin 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.
If the mother is taking Morcontin 10 mg Tablet, sleepiness of the baby should be monitored.
Driving
Morcontin 10 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Morcontin 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Morcontin 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Morcontin 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Morcontin 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Morcontin 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Morcontin 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Morcontin Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Morcontin 10 mg Tablet, 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

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Expert Advice

  • Use Morcontin 10 mg Tablet 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 Morcontin 10 mg Tablet, 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 Morcontin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Imirise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imi-CI
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Migsun
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): R Zep
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Morcontin

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Erection problem.BP tablet nebicard 2.5mg and Roseday 10mg taking daily
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
Erectile dysfunction is the condition in which a man is unable to maintain an erection of the penis that is sufficient for sexual intercourse. A person may be able to get an erection while masturbating but fails to get an erection when he is with the sexual partner. There are many reasons for this condition. It includes narrowing of the blood vessels to the penis, changes in hormones, anxiety, depression, relationship problem or any injury. Tips for controlling ED: Dried dates offer good strength to the body and have the ability to increase sexual drive in humans. Mix a handful of dried date, pistachio nuts, almonds and quince seeds in equal proportions and then pound them into fine powder. Mix this powder in a glass of milk and consume it daily to see effective results.
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FAQs

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

Morcontin 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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