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Cheston Cold DS Syrup


Overview

Introduction

Cheston Cold DS Syrup is used to treat common cold symptoms. It relieves allergy symptoms such as sneezing, itching, watery eyes, or runny nose. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for pain and fever.

Cheston Cold DS Syrup also narrows small blood vessels and relieves congestion or stuffiness. It may be taken with or without food. Take it in the dose and duration advised by the doctor. In case you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. Smoking may worsen the effect, therefore use of tobacco should be avoided.

It can cause fatigue, nausea, headache, dizziness, and dryness in mouth. As compared to other similar medications, it is less likely to make you feel sleepy. But, it may cause some amount of dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that needs attention.

Uses of Cheston Cold Syrup

Cheston Cold Syrup side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Sleepiness
  • Allergic reaction

How to use Cheston Cold 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. Cheston Cold DS Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Take it with food if stomach upset occurs.

How Cheston Cold Syrup works

Cheston Cold DS Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Cetirizine, Paracetamol/Acetaminophen and Phenylephrine, which relieves common cold symptoms. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which blocks histamine (a chemical messenger) to relieve allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Paracetamol/Acetaminophen is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Cheston Cold Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Cheston Cold DS Syrup Taking Cetirizine+Paracetamol/Acetaminophen+Phenylephrine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Cheston Cold DS Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cheston Cold DS Syrup is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Cheston Cold DS Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Cheston Cold DS Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cheston Cold DS 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
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cheston Cold DS Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cheston Cold DS Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Take it as per dose and duration suggested by the doctor.
  • It make you feel dizzy. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how Cheston Cold DS Syrup affects you.
  • Smoking may worsen the effect; therefore use of tobacco should be avoided.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cheston Cold

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cold and cough since yesterday, headache alsoI've bought biocof syrup and cheston cold tablet, is this enough
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Can't comment whether it's enough without examining the patient as it could be bronchitis also
I am a breastfeeding mom.I am having cold symptoms since yesterday.can I have welset cold tab.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
welset 500 mg is fine
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is it safe to use Cheston Cold?

Yes, Cheston Cold is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause unwanted side effects like nausea, vomiting, headache, fatigue, dizziness, dryness in the mouth, sleepiness, allergic reaction. If you experience any persistent problem while taking this medication, inform your doctor as soon as possible.

Q. Can the use of Cheston Cold cause dizziness?

Yes, the use of Cheston Cold can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for sometime and resume once you feel better. Do not drive or use any machines.

Q. Can the use of Cheston Cold cause nausea and vomiting?

Yes, the use of Cheston Cold can cause nausea and vomiting. Taking it with milk, food or with antacids can prevent nausea. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods along with this medication. If vomiting occurs, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if vomiting persists. You should also let your doctor know if you are unable to drink water and there are signs of dehydration, like dark colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicine without consulting your doctor.

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References
  1. Citrizine. Beverley, Hull, UK: Dr. Reddy's Laboratories (UK) Ltd.; 2014. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Paracetamol. Whiddon Valley: Actavis UK Limited; 1980 [revised 23 Dec. 2016]. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Phenylephrine hydrochloride. Maidenhead, Berks: McNeil Products Ltd.; 2004 [revised 20 Mar. 2014]. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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