Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Opioid (Morphine) dependence, Opioid toxicity, Moderate to severe pain
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet

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Uses of Buprenorphine

Buprenorphine is used in opioid dependence and moderate to severe pain.
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Side effects of Buprenorphine

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Weakness, Anxiety, Nervousness, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Headache, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Constipation, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Vomiting, Sweating.

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How to use Buprenorphine

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet works

Buprenorphine is an opioid partial agonist-antagonists. It prevents withdrawal symptoms in patients who stop taking opioid drugs by producing similar effects to these drugs.
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Uses of Naloxone

Naloxone is used in the treatment of opioid toxicity.
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Side effects of Naloxone

Common

Nausea, Headache, Increased blood pressure, Vomiting, Increased heart rate, Decreased blood pressure, Dizziness.

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How to use Naloxone

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet works

Naloxone belongs to the class of drugs called opioid antagonists. It works by blocking the opioid receptors, does not let opioid drugs act and prevents or reverses the effects of opioids..

In Depth Information on Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet

Expert advice for Buprenorphine

  • Do not take buprenorphine if you are allergic to buprenorphine or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not take buprenorphine if you have serious breathing problems; head injuries or brain disease; enlarged prostate gland; difficulties in passing urine; low blood pressure.
  • Do not take buprenorphine if you are intoxicated due to alcohol or have delirium tremens (sudden and severe mental changes including tremors and hallucinations due to alcohol withdrawal).
  • Do not drive a car or operate machinery as it is known to cause drowsiness.
  • Taking buprenorphine may cause dizziness, lightheadedness especially when you get up too quickly from a lying position. Therefore, get out of bed slowly, resting your feet on the floor for a few minutes before standing up.

Expert advice for Naloxone

  • Consult the doctor if you suffer from heart problems, fits (seizures), have a history of head injury or brain tumor, or if you are addicted to drugs or alcohol.
  • It is recommended not to drive or do any activity that requires alertness as naloxone impairs thinking or reaction.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Naloxone does not act against respiratory depression caused by drugs other than opioids.
  • Do not drink alcohol if you are taking naloxone.
  • Inform the doctor if you are taking any pain killers, sleeping pills (sedatives), narcotic painkillers, or other medicines.
Warnings
Special precautions for Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during la
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, t
ired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patient
s with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with serious liver disease.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Qudict 2 mg/0.5 mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Buprenorphine

Q. Is Buprenorphine an opiate/ opiate blocker/ controlled substance/ pain killer/ addictive?
Buprenorphine belongs to a class of medications called opioid partial agonist-antagonists, which is used to relieve pain. It is a controlled substance and an addictive drug. Consult your doctor for alternate drug if you experience addiction
Q. Does Buprenorphine block opiates?
Yes. Buprenorphine block opiates
Q. Can Buprenorphine cause depression?
Buprenorphine is not known to cause depression. If you experience such side effects, please consult your doctor.

Frequently asked questions for Naloxone

Q. Is naloxone a controlled substance?
No. Naloxone is not a controlled substance
Q. Is naloxone addictive?
No. Naloxone is not addictive
Q. Is naloxone water soluble?
Yes. Naloxone is soluble in water
Q. Is naloxone absorbed orally?
Yes. Naloxone is relatively well absorbed after oral administration. However, it undergoes extensive first-pass metabolism, making this route of delivery ineffective
Q. Is naloxone in subutex?
No. Naloxone is not present in subutex
Q. Does naloxone block tramadol?
No. naloxone does not block tramadol
Q. Does naloxone cause constipation?
No. Naloxone does not cause constipation
Q. Does naloxone reverse methadone?
Yes. Naloxone reverses the effects of methadone
Q. Does naloxone reverse ketamine?
No. Naloxone does not reverse the effect of ketamine as it is an anaesthetic agent
Q. Does naloxone block buprenorphine?
Naloxone does not block buprenorphine if it is taken in pill form, but when injected or snorted it will.
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