Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Lucidol.
Lucidol may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing... View More
Lucidol is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby. Con... View More
Lucidol may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive. Lucidol may cause side effects such as drowsiness and blurred vision. If this h... View More
Lucidol should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lucidol may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Lucidol should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lucidol may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Lucidol is a pain relieving medicine. It is used to manage persistent, moderate to severe chronic pain that requires continuous, around-the-clock treatm... View More
Uses of Lucidol
- Moderate to severe pain
Side effects of Lucidol
How to use Lucidol
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Lucidol works
Lucidol is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.
What if you forget to take Lucidol?
If you miss a dose of Lucidol, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
- Use only for severe acute pain for not more than 5 days.
- Prolonged use may result in physical and psychological dependence even at recommended dosages.
- Avoid driving or using machinery if you feel dizzy after taking Lucidol.
- It is better to take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
- Your doctor may adjust your dose if you have liver or kidney disease.
Moderate to severe pain, Postoperative pain
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Moderate to severe pain Adult: Immediate release Chronic pain: 25 mg PO every morning initially; increased by 25-50 mg/day every 3 days up to ... View More
Moderate-to-Severe Pain Immediate release <17 years: Safety and efficacy not established >17 years (acute): 50-100 mg PO q4-6hr PRN; not to exceed 40... View More
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation 10-30 Increase dosing interval to 12 hrly. <10 Contraindicated.
Suicidal patients, acute alcoholism; head injuries; raised intracranial pressure; severe renal impairment; lactation.
Mode of Action
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>10% Constipation (24-46%),Nausea (24-40%),Dizziness (10-33%),Vertigo (26-33%),Headache (18-32%),Somnolence (7-25%),Vomiting (9-17%),Agitation (7-14%),... View More
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