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Alerid-D Syrup

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Overview

Uses of Alerid-D Syrup
Alerid-D Syrup is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.
Alerid-D Syrup side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Sleepiness
  • High blood pressure
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Palpitations
How to use Alerid-D Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Alerid-D Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Alerid-D Syrup works
Alerid-D Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Phenylpropanolamine and Cetirizine which relieve common cold symptoms. Phenylpropanolamine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.
Alerid-D Syrup related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking phenylpropanolamine with alcohol can increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects such as increased heart rate, chest pain, or blood pressure changes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alerid-D Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Alerid-D Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Alerid-D Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Alerid-D Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alerid-D Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Alerid-D Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alerid-D Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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No alternate brands found for this medicine

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Feb 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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