Does Trezix have codeine in it?
Trezix contains dihydrocodeine. Dihydrocodeine is closely related to codeine, and it shares much of codeine’s chemical properties. Hydrocodone is a stronger opioid than both dihydrocodeine and codeine. Can you stop taking Trezix if your pain goes away?
How does Trezix make you feel?
Trezix can make you sleepy, dizzy, or lightheaded. Drink alcohol or use prescription or over-the-counter medicines that contain alcohol. Using products containing alcohol during treatment with Trezix may cause you to overdose and die.
Can I take Trezix and gabapentin together?
dihydrocodeine gabapentin Using narcotic pain or cough medications together with other medications that also cause central nervous system depression such as gabapentin can lead to serious side effects including respiratory distress, coma, and even death.
Is there a generic for Trezix?
Trezix is a prescription drug that is used for the relief of moderate to severe pain. Trezix is a brand-name drug. Acetaminophen-caffeine-dihydrocodeine is the generic version of Trezix.
How do you take Trezix?
The usual adult dosage is two (2) TREZIX™ (acetaminophen, caffeine, and dihydrocodeine bitartrate) capsules orally every four (4) hours, as needed. No more than five (5) doses, or ten (10) capsules should be taken in a 24-hour period.
How often can you take Trezix?
Initiating Treatment With TREZIX™ The usual adult dosage is two (2) TREZIX™ (acetaminophen, caffeine, and dihydrocodeine bitartrate) capsules orally every four (4) hours, as needed. No more than five (5) doses, or ten (10) capsules should be taken in a 24-hour period.
How long does Trezix last?
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually every 4 hours as needed for pain. You may take this drug with or without food.
Can I get high on dihydrocodeine?
As dihydrocodeine can provide a euphoric high when taken in higher-than-therapeutic doses, it is quite commonly abused recreationally. The typical recreational dose can be anything from 70 mg to 500 mg, or, in users with tolerance, even more.
Will dihydrocodeine make me sleepy?
Dihydrocodeine is prescribed for moderate-to-severe types of pain. The most common side-effects are feeling sick (nausea), constipation, feeling dizzy or sleepy, and a dry mouth. Dihydrocodeine is likely to affect your reactions and ability to drive. It may be an offence to drive while affected.