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What is a Distalgesic?

What is a Distalgesic?

Co-proxamol is a drug used to treat mild to moderate pain, also known as. Distalgesic® or Cosalgesic®. It contains two drugs – a low dose of paracetamol and. dextropropoxyphene (a weak painkiller) Paracetamol is just as effective in relieving pain.

Is Distalgesic safe?

Very occasionally, Distalgesic may give you a rash, headaches or stomach ache. It might also make you constipated or moody, or give you problems with your sight, hallucinations or jaundice. If you have these or any other ill-effects that are troublesome, tell your doctor.

Why did they recall Darvocet?

The Food and Drug Administration said today that the painkiller propoxyphene is being withdrawn from the market because it has been linked to a potentially deadly heart-rhythm abnormality, even when taken at recommended doses.

What happened to Distalgesic?

Distalgesic tablets contain co-proxamol, which is a combination of two active ingredients, paracetamol and dextropropoxyphene.

What is Nuberol used for?

the pain, muscle spasm and stiffness are assessed by Muscle & Joint Measure scale….Safety & Efficacy of Nuberol Forte® in Pain Management (NFORT-EFFECT)

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Musculoskeletal Disorder Pain Management Drug: Combination of Paracetamol 650mg + Orphenadrine 50mg

What is gabica?

Therapeutic Segment: Anti-Convulsant. Generic Name: Pregabalin. For: Management of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral.

Is Norgesic good for back pain?

Norgesic is used to treat tension headache and headaches caused by spasm of the muscles in the back of your head and neck. It is also used to help relax certain muscles in your body and to relieve the pain and discomfort caused by sprains, strains or other injury to your muscles.

What kind of pain does Distalgesic give you?

Mild to moderate pain when other painkillers have proved ineffective or are inappropriate. How does it work? Distalgesic tablets contain co-proxamol, which is a combination of two active ingredients, paracetamol and dextropropoxyphene.

What are the active ingredients in Distalgesic tablets?

Your medicine is called Distalgesic, which is a brand of co-proxamol. Its active ingredients are dextropropoxyphene hydrochloride and paracetamol. Each white, pillow-shaped tablet contains 32.5mg dextropropoxyphene hydrochloride and 325mg paracetamol. They are labelled DG.

Who is the manufacturer of Distalgesic pain killer?

Distalgesic is one of a group of medicines called analgesics that help to ease pain. Distalgesic is made by Eli Lilly and Company Limited, Kingsclere Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 6XA. The product licence is held by Dista Products Limited, Dextra Court, Chapel Hill, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 5SY

What happens if you drink alcohol while taking Distalgesic?

This medicine may cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Do not drink alcohol while taking this medicine. Do not exceed the recommended dose of this medicine, which will be stated in the product packaging or information leaflet supplied with the medicine.