Adult & childn ≥12 yrAcute pain (post-op) 1-2 cap tds-qds. Chronic pain (associated cancer) Initially 1-2 cap then 2 cap 4-6 hrly. Elderly 1-2 cap 9 hrly. Renal or hepatic impariment 1-2 cap 12 hrly.
May be taken with or without food.
Hypersensitivity. Use of alcohol, sleeping tab, strong analgesics or drugs for mental illness. MAOIs w/in 2 wk. Severe hepatic, renal or resp problems. Epilepsy. Narcotics withdrawal. Pregnancy & lactation.
Alcohol or substance abuse. Epilepsy, head injury or raised intracranial pressure. Hepatic, renal or resp problems which are not severe. Shock following severe injury or blood loss.