Rancof Syrup

 203 people have bought this recently
100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle Out of Stock
₹ 82
100 ML SYRUP 1 Bottle ₹ 82
  • Cannot be Sold Online

Rancof Information

Rancof, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Syrup. It is primarily used for the treatment of Allergic Rhinitis, Cough. The alternative uses of Rancof have also been explained below.

The optimal dosage of Rancof is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of Rancof are Nausea or vomiting, Abdominal Pain, Drowsiness. Normally, these side effects of Rancof are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

In addition, Rancof's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. Warnings related to Rancof's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Some other conditions that can be affected by Rancof are listed in the contraindications section below.

Additionally, Rancof may also adversely react with other medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Rancof is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Rancof Benefits & Uses

Rancof is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Rancof Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 10 ml
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 12 hourly
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: strength 4 mg chlorpheniramine and 20 mg codeine in 5 ml
Geriatric
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 10 ml
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 12 hourly
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: strength 4 mg chlorpheniramine and 20 mg codeine in 5 ml

Rancof Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Rancof safe for pregnant women?


    Rancof may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Rancof, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Rancof safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Rancof. Immediately discontinue Rancof if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Rancof on the Kidneys?


    Rancof may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Rancof on the Liver?


    Rancof is rarely harmful for the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Rancof on the Heart?


    Very few cases of side effects of Rancof on the heart have been reported.

    Mild


Severe Interaction of Rancof with Other Drugs

Rancof should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Moderate



Rancof Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Rancof unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Rancof

  • Is this Rancof habit forming or addictive?


    Yes, you can get addicted to Rancof. It is essential that you take [medicine] only after doctor's recommendation.

    Yes
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Rancof can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but take Rancof only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Rancof is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Rancof Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Rancof


    Taking Rancof with food is safe.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Rancof


    Taking Rancof with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Rancof

Question over 5 years ago

Can I take Rancof without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

No, Rancof is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause very unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself or herself.

Question about 5 years ago

Can Rancof cause sexual disorder?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Yes, Rancof may cause sexual disorder. It has been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor.

Question about 5 years ago

Can Rancof treat diarrhea?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, PG Diploma , General Physician

Yes, Rancof can use to treat diarrhea in adults, but you should always consult your doctor before taking this medicine to treat diarrhea.

Question about 5 years ago

Can i take Rancof with acetaminophen ?

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS , Pulmonology

Yes, you can use Rancof in combination with acetaminophen to treat the cough and cold, but you should always take this medicine after consulting your doctor.

Question over 5 years ago

What is Rancof?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

Rancof is a brand name of codeine and it is available in the form of a capsule, tablets, and suspension. It belongs to the class of drugs known as an opiate (narcotic). Rancof is a prescription drug that is used with other combination medications, to reduce cough and severe pain.



See all substitutes for Rancof


This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Actacode ( codeine phosphate hemihydrate)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 474

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 341-342

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 164,165

Package Leaflet [Internet]: TUXARIN ER™. USFDA

Package Leaflet [Internet]: CHLORPHENAMINE. Haupt Pharma Wülfing GmbH



In stock alternatives of Rancof (based on Codeine (10 mg) + Chlorpheniramine (4 mg))

Rexcof DX Syrup
Rexcof DX Syrup 100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹112 ₹1163% off
Grilinctus CD Syrup
Grilinctus CD Syrup 100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹80 ₹832% off
Ascoril C Syrup
Ascoril C Syrup 120 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹141 ₹1452% off
Phensedyl DMR Syrup 100ml
Phensedyl DMR Syrup 100ml 100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹87 ₹902% off
Tossex Antitussive Cough Syrup
Tossex Antitussive Cough Syrup 100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹137 ₹1401% off
Phensedyl BR Oral Syrup 60ml
Phensedyl BR Oral Syrup 60ml 60 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle ₹66 ₹682% off


You may also like

Kaphaja Vaporizing Chest Rub By Myupchar Ayurveda
Kaphaja Vaporizing Chest Rub By Myupchar Ayurveda 50 ml Balm in 1 Bottle ₹224.0 ₹249.010% off



BEST ALTERNATIVE
₹719 ₹799 10% OFF
Cough Relief