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Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Analgesics
active ingredients: Dihydrocodeine
laboratory: Mundipharma

Sustained release tablet
Box of 20
All forms


Symptomatic treatment of painful conditions of moderate intensity.
It is desirable to initiate treatment at the hospital.

Dosage DICODIN LP 60 mg prolonged release tablet Box of 20

Reserved for adults: 1 tablet every 12 hours.
Do not exceed 2 tablets daily.
Do not bite.

Against indications

- Hypersensitivity to dihydrocodeine.
- Respiratory insufficiency regardless of the degree of insufficiency due to the depressant effect of dihydrocodeine on the respiratory centers.
- Hepatocellular and / or severe renal insufficiency.
- Asthmatic.
- Child under 1 year old.
- Due to the lack of information on the passage into breast milk in the human species, avoid prescribing during lactation.
Association contraindicated : MAOI.
Associations advised against : morphine agonists-antagonists (buprenorphine, nalbuphine, pentazocine); alcohol.

Dicodin LP side effects

The most common effects at usual doses are nausea, vomiting, constipation, headache, bronchospasm, allergic skin reactions, dizziness, drowsiness, respiratory depression.
At supratherapeutic doses: risk of dependence and abrupt cessation syndrome that can be observed in the user and the newborn of a drug addict mother.

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