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Pethidine is a phenylpiperidine derivate, that has CNS effect. The effect to CNS is similar with Morphine, i.e. analgesic, sedation, euphoria, respiratory depression and other central effect. The analgesic effect of Pethidine occur faster than the analgesic effect of Morphine, i.e. 10 minutes after subcutaneous or intramuscular injection, but has shorter half life : 2-4 hours Pethidine that administered either orally or by injection is well absorbed. The metabolism of this medication is in the liver and excreted through urination


Each tablet contains of : Pethidine HCl 50 mg Each ml contains of : Pethidine HCl 50 mg