Q. Can you become addicted to Duovolt 50mg Tablet?
Yes. If you take Duovolt 50mg Tablet too much or for a long time, it may become habit-forming (causing mental or physical dependence) or cause an overdose. So it is important to take it only as directed by your doctor.
Q. What are the risks associated with Duovolt 50mg Tablet overdose?
Symptoms of an overdose include difficult, fast or slow, or troubled breathing, or pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin. Call your doctor right away if you notice these symptoms.
Q. What should I avoid while taking Duovolt 50mg Tablet?
It is advisable to avoid alcohol, driving, or indulging in any hazardous activity while taking this medicine.
Q. Are there any alternatives to Duovolt 50mg Tablet?
There are many alternatives to this medicine. However, you should always check with your doctor or pharmacist before making any change to the dosage or type of medicine you take.
Q. How to dispose of Duovolt 50mg Tablet safely?
Since Duovolt 50mg Tablet is an opioid medicine, it's important you dispose of any unwanted medicine safely as it can lead to inappropriate use. Simply remove the medicine from their original packet and mix them with something undesirable, such as used coffee grounds, dirt, or cat/dog litter. This makes the medicine less appealing to children and pets and unrecognizable to someone who might intentionally go through the trash looking for drugs. After this put the mixture in something you can close (a re-sealable zipper storage bag to prevent the drug from leaking or spilling out. Finally, throw the bag in the garbage.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 10th Oct 2022. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.