This medication is typically used to relieve pain. It may also be used to control nausea and vomiting, as well as for other uses. Its effects can be felt within 1 hour.
Important: Follow the instructions on the label. Do not use more of this product, or more often, than prescribed. Avoid consuming alcohol or alcohol-containing products while taking this medication.
In addition to its desired action, this medication may cause some side effects, notably:
Each person may react differently to a treatment. If you think this medication may be causing side effects (including those described here, or others), talk to your doctor or pharmacist. He or she can help you to determine whether or not the medication is the source of the problem.
Store it in a secure location where it will not be exposed to heat, moisture or direct sunlight. For more information, consult the manufacturer's literature. Keep it out of reach of young children.
Pregnant women should not use this product. If you're planning a pregnancy or become pregnant, contact your family doctor.
Taking this medication during pregnancy may be harmful for the baby. Women of childbearing potential and men who are taking the medication should use an effective contraceptive method.
This medication may interact with other medications or supplements, sometimes significantly. Many interactions, however, may be dealt with by a dosage adjustment or a change in medication schedule. Check with your pharmacist before using this medication in combination with any other medications (including non-prescription products), vitamins or natural products.
It is important to tell the health professionals you consult: