Terpin hydrate........... 200 mg
Codeine base .............10 mg (ten milligrams)
(Lactose, refined sugar, PVA, green color, eudragit L100).
DOSAGE FORM :
Box of 10 blisters x 10 capsules.
Box of 1 bottle x 100 capsules.
Terpin hydrate: hydrates the bronchial mucus, acts on expectoration and helps the cilia of bronchial epithelium to be moved easily to expel sputa.
Codeine: acts as an antitussive due to inhibiting respiratory centers.
For treatment of cough due to respiratory tract infections e.g. acute and chronic bronchopneumonia, tracheitis spasm, hoarseness...
Cough due to asthma.
Children < 5 years of age.
In patients who suffering from impaired hepatic and renal function or known addicted to the drug.
In case of increased intracranial pressure.
Pregnant women and nursing mothers.
TerpinCodein Fort may cause drowsiness; therefore, caution should be taken when driving or operating machines.
Due to codeine content, it may induce positive reaction during doping test.
No drinking alcoholic beverages during the treatment.
Avoid concomitant use with other antitussives and atropine-containing substances as it may result in dry secretions.
Caution should be taken when concurrent administration with other CNS inhibitors (causing an increase in CNS inhibition), other morphine derivatives (causing respiratory depression).
ADVERSE EFFECTS :
Constipation, drowsiness, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, bronchospasm, allergic cutaneous reactions, and respiratory insufficiency.
Inform your physician about any adverse effects occur during the treatment.
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION :
Adults: oral dose of 1 capsule x 2 - 3 times daily.
Or as directed by the physician.
Read the directions carefully before use.
Consult the physician for more information.
24 months from the manufacturing date.
Storage conditions :
Store in cool, dry places; protected from light.