Rikodeine is available in tablet, capsules, and liquid form. The recommended dose for adults is 300-600 mg per day. The liquid form of Rikodeine is available in a 200 ml bottle.
Rikodeine cough syrup
This is a medication used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It is a narcotic pain reliever that works by binding to opioid receptors in the brain. Rikodeine Linctus is available in a 200ml bottle.
Rikodeine is available as a tablet, capsule, or liquid. It is usually taken by mouth with or without food. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. For chronic muscle pain, the usual adult dose is 10-20 mg Rikodeine (taken by mouth) 3 times a day.
Rikodeine linctus is a medication that contains the active ingredient rikodeine. It is used to treat pain and inflammation associated with conditions such as arthritis, gout, and bursitis. Rikodeine linctus200ml is available in a liquid form and is taken by mouth.
Rikodeine Side Effects
Drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, headache, respiratory depression and vertigo may occur. In 12 healthy volunteers, opiate-related side effects occurred especially with higher steady-state doses: headache, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, constipation, stomach pain, mild urinary retention, dry mouth and mild euphoria.
How much to take
- Adults and children 12 years and over: take 5 to 10 mL every four to six hours. If you are elderly take a 5 mL dose until you know how the medicine affects you.
- For children between 6 to 11 years: give 2.5 to 5 mL every four to six hours (only on the advice of a doctor, pharmacist, or nurse practitioner).
When to take it
- Only use Rikodeine when you need to stop your cough
- Do not take more than 6 doses over a 24 hour period.
How to take it
Accurately measure the dose with a medicine measure. Using a medicine measure ensures that you will get the correct dose. You can buy a medicine measure from your pharmacist.