Dihydrocodeine (Tartrate)

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Dihydrocodeine (Tartrate)'s dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

25 to 50 mg38 (37.5)As recommended.IVAfter dental surgery
0.286 to 0.857 mg/kg0.57 (0.5715)4 hourlyPOAs Required
10 to 30 mg20 (20)8 hourlyPOfor cough suppression.
50 mg50 (50)6 hourlyScor IMMax dose 240 mg daily.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

0.4 to 1.2 mg/kg0.8 (0.8)6 hourlyOralRecommended for 5-12 Yrs of Children
0.5 to 1 mg/kg0.75 (0.75)As recommended.POfor 4 to 6 hourly . Max 30mg

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Dihydrocodeine (Tartrate) is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Dihydrocodeine (Tartrate)

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Manufacturers of Dihydrocodeine (Tartrate) in Pakistan

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