DHC CONTINUS Prolonged release tablet (2020)
Product Name and Form
DHC CONTINUS 60 mg, 90 mg and 120 mg prolonged release tablets.
Prolonged release tablet.
White capsule-shaped tablet. 60 mg tablets are marked DHC 60, 90 mg tablets are marked DHC 90 and 120 mg tablets are marked DHC 120.
Qualitative and Quantitative Composition
Each 60 mg tablet contains dihydrocodeine tartrate 60 mg.
Each 90 mg tablet contains dihydrocodeine tartrate 90 mg.
Each 120 mg tablet contains dihydrocodeine tartrate 120 mg.
Excipient with known effect:
Each 60 mg tablet contains lactose anhydrous 58.4 mg.
Each 90 mg tablet contains lactose anhydrous 40.5 mg.
Each 120 mg tablet contains lactose anhydrous 54 mg.
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Pack sizes and Marketing
- 20μm hard tempered aluminium foil backed PVdC/PVC blister packs (8 or 56 tablets).
- Polypropylene containers with polyethylene lids (8, 56 or 250 tablets).
- Polyethylene containers with polypropylene lids (56 tablets).
Napp Pharmaceuticals Limited, Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0GW
01 September 1999