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Codeine Pruritus Side Effects

Codeine Pruritus Side Effect Reports


The following Codeine Pruritus side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Pruritus, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Codeine or it might take time to develop.



Pruritus

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Codeine Sulfate (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Zocor (20 Mg)
  • Lasix (20 Mg)
  • Zoloft (100 Mg)
  • Synthroid (75 Mcg)
  • Celebrex (200 Mg)
  • Atenolol (25 Mg)
  • Lidoderm
  • Stool Softener
When starting to take Codeine Sulfate the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Pruritus
These side effects may potentially be related to Codeine Sulfate.
Pruritus

This Pruritus Codeine Sulfate side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Mar 26, 2013. A male , 78 years of age, was treated with Codeine Sulfate. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Pruritus
. Codeine Sulfate dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Rash, Pruritus

This is a Codeine side effect report of a 39-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Codeine (dosage:Unk, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Rash
  • Pruritus
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Codeine treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Pruritus.

Pruritus

A female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Codeine Sulfate treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Codeine Sulfate treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Pruritus
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Codeine Sulfate side effects, such as Pruritus.
Pruritus, Formication, Insomnia

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Codeine Sulfate on Oct 27, 2012. Patient felt the following Codeine side effects: pruritus, formication, insomnia Additional patient health information: Female , 44 years of age, weighting 306.4 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Codeine Sulfate dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Pruritus

This report suggests a potential Codeine Sulfate Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 80-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Codeine Sulfate (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Codeine Sulfate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Pruritus
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Codeine Sulfate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
Nausea, Hyperhidrosis, Chills, Bronchial Oedema, Oedema Peripheral, Skin Disorder, Eyelid Oedema, Pruritus, Headache

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Apr 04, 2012 by a Female taking Codeine (dosage: Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 99.98 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Codeine side effects: nausea, hyperhidrosis, chills, bronchial oedema, oedema peripheral, skin disorder, eyelid oedema, pruritus, headache. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Concerta (54 Mg, Five Days A Week)
  • Depo-provera (Unk)
  • Ibuprofen (advil) (Unk, As Needed)
Drooling, Hypoaesthesia, Pruritus, Arthralgia, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, Eye Pain, Muscle Rigidity, Aphasia, Tinnitus

This Pruritus problem was reported by a health professional from GB. A 30-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jun 15, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Codeine (dosage: 38 Day, 1 In 1 Days, Oral). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Paracetamol
When commencing Codeine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Drooling
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Pruritus
  • Arthralgia
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
  • Eye Pain
  • Muscle Rigidity
  • Aphasia
  • Tinnitus
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Pruritus

This is a Codeine Sul Tab side effect report of a 57-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Codeine Sul Tab (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Pruritus
This opens a possibility that Codeine Sul Tab could cause Pruritus and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Swelling Face, Rash Erythematous, Paraesthesia, Hypersensitivity, Skin Plaque, Pruritus

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from BRAZIL on Mar 02, 2011. A female patient from BRAZIL , weighting 119.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Codeine W/paracetamol. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Codeine side effects: swelling face, rash erythematous, paraesthesia, hypersensitivity, skin plaque, pruritus. Codeine W/paracetamol dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Sulfasalazine
  • Nortriptyline
  • Humira
  • Baclofen
These side effects may potentially be related to Codeine W/paracetamol.
Dizziness, Erythema, Pruritus

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from . A 52-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: allergy test. The patient was prescribed Codeine Sulfate (dosage: 7.5 Mg), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Codeine Sulfate the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dizziness
  • Erythema
  • Pruritus
These side effects may potentially be related to Codeine Sulfate.
Dizziness, Erythema, Pruritus

This Pruritus Codeine Sulfate side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from on Apr 13, 2010. A Female , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Codeine Sulfate. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Dizziness
  • Erythema
  • Pruritus
. Codeine Sulfate dosage: 7.5 Mg. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Erythema, Feeling Hot, Lip Swelling, Pruritus, Urticaria

This is a Codeine/guaifenesin side effect report of a 70-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: upper respiratory tract infection, who was treated with Codeine/guaifenesin (dosage:10 Ml Prn Po, start time: Oct 16, 2009), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Erythema
  • Feeling Hot
  • Lip Swelling
  • Pruritus
  • Urticaria
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Codeine/guaifenesin treatment in patients suffering from upper respiratory tract infection, resulting in Pruritus.
Abdominal Pain, Pruritus, Vomiting

A female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: pain started Codeine Phosphate And Acetaminophen treatment (dosage: Once Qid Po) on Feb 16, 2009. Soon after starting Codeine Phosphate And Acetaminophen treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Pruritus
  • Vomiting
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Codeine Phosphate And Acetaminophen side effects, such as Pruritus.
Pruritus

A patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Codeine Inj 60mg Im One Time on Jan 24, 2007. After Codeine was administered, patient encountered several Codeine side effects: pruritus Additional patient health information: male , 55 years of age, weighting 146.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Codeine Inj 60mg Im One Time dosage: Im One Time, 60 Mg. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
  • Dextromethorphan/guaifenesin Alc/f Syrup
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Lamivudine + Zidovudine
  • Lisinopril
  • Lorazepam
  • Naproxen
  • Nelfinavir
Pruritus, Rash, Urticaria

This report suggests a potential Codeine 30 Mg Tabs Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 56-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): phantom pain and used Codeine 30 Mg Tabs (dosage: 60 Mg Po Bid) starting NS. Soon after starting Codeine 30 Mg Tabs the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
  • Urticaria
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Codeine 30 Mg Tabs demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
Urticaria, Pruritus

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Mar 13, 2014 by a Female taking Codeine Sulfate (dosage: NA) . Location: US , 67 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Codeine side effects: urticaria, pruritus. Additional medications/treatments:

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Codeine Pruritus Causes and Reviews


Itching is skin tingling or irritation that makes you want to scratch the itchy area. It's a symptom of many health conditions. Common causes are

  • Allergic reactions
  • Eczema
  • Dry skin
  • Insect bites and stings
  • Irritating chemicals
  • Parasites such as pinworms, scabies, head and body lice
  • Pregnancy
  • Rashes
  • Reactions to medicines

To soothe itchy skin, you can try cold compresses, lotions and lukewarm baths. Avoid scratching, wearing irritating fabrics and high heat and humidity. Most itching is not serious. However, if you itch all over, have hives that keep coming back or have itching without an apparent cause, you might require medical attention.


Codeine Pruritus Reviews

Wed, 06 Mar 2013

I have gained nearly 1 stone in 1 week after being on dihydroCodeine for 1 week. My diet has been less than normal due to constipation from the medication. My normal weekly exercise routine was 1 hour 5/6 days a week which at the moment I am unable to do.
Will it be the case that when I stop taking the tablets, I will loose this weight gain?

Appreciate your feed back

Fri, 25 Oct 2013

I've been on DihydraCodeine for years and I have just had some tests done 'an MOT sort of thing' because I was getting a shortened of breath, pains in my chest like I was having a heart attack, and some results showed abnormalities in my haemoglobin but I am trying not to think about that until the next six weeks when I get checked again.. I don't know if this is because of the fact of the medication I am on or because of a side affect in the sense of that, I feel low energy levels, so therefore don't do the kinds of fitness I use to do, I totally do nothing at all from someone who has swam for the north of England in youth UK championships, I was a city club champion runner, youth champion, 56 out of over 10'000 people in the Tyneside Triathlon and cycled to the point my lat's had lat's :-) anyhoo I had a motor bike crash in 2001 and things haven't been the same since, my life has just became a prescription junky I cannot live without pain killing medication and have had pain killer addiction 3 times, but being left with the choice of unbearable pain or taking pain medication? I am now worrying about think this haemoglobin abnormality which could be as little as just being anaemic or cancer? sickle cell disease - well lets put it this way, I have spoken to someone but I am in hyper-drive thinking about what it could be!! trying to study is hard worrying about things, as I'm doing my level 5 beauty therapy, DTLLS along with other things and well pain and worry about my health is the last thing I need! I just want to have energy and be able to do more with my life and enjoy it, I am sick of being to tired to do anything worthwhile, my social life is the pits and I basically have no life other than my career, I miss going out clubbing, having a drink and enjoying life which I simply don't do because pain has affected me so much! of course my friends say have a drink it numbs the pain, which with pain killers I guess does, but I don't drink really and don't have a life really! I hold my piss in because I can't even be bothered to have one! that's how shit I feel and how down! I spend hours, days on my own and I think most of the people I meet are just how can I put this? fucked up, I don't really want to mix with them, there are so many people I like and that but I often feel it is one sided in the sense of, making an effort! so I think fuck em all!! I am in pain and make an effort, I have real genuine issues and I make an effort, others just can't even be bothered to make a cup of tea when I go to visit, I have to make it my self, I mean I'd never expect someone ever to make themselves a cup of tea in my house unless I couldn't walk, which of course I have been paralised since 2001 over 30 times for up to six weeks sometimes 8, so therefore I'd expect them too! but not if I am able to walk to my kitchen, just bad manners and anti social fucked up friends who I cannot be bothered to visit because they are lazy! so I end up being on my own! sit and get on with theory. family are no better and yes I am very angry and upset, but I keep it to myself instead of telling the whole fucking lot of them how fucking dysfunctional they all are! they piss me right off! I am a nice person, I have done many things for other people, even put them before my own well being and what do anyone do for me? fk all... well I would rather be on my own than share a minute with anyone, I mean they complain I don't invite them to mine now, guess why ass holes? I'm in pain and I get more joy from an 85 year old neighbour more than I ever do any of you!! Any way I have totally lost the point there but yea pain is shit... but I'd like to know more about the side affects yea !!

Tue, 20 Apr 2010

i took dihydracodine and got great painless hours after a serious motorcycle accident , i wont go into details and bore you ,i am now on methadone for life,
joe

Wed, 27 Oct 2010
i feel quite spaced out i was given it today after an painfull extraction each tablet is 30mg and i have taken two
Tue, 15 Feb 2011
I was given dihydroCodeine after being in hospital with tonsillitis that progressed into glandular fever. After my first dose of DihydroCodeine i felt spaced out and was staring at the ceiling laughing. I am unsure if I was supposed to be prescribed it as I am only 15. But on the other hand DihydroCodeine has helped me in a big way to reduce the swelling of my tonsils and also reduced the pain leaving me able to eat and drink with a little bit more ease.
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