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Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup


Overview

Uses of Diocalm Plus Syrup
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.
Diocalm Plus Syrup side effects
Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Allergic reaction
How to use Diocalm Plus 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. Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Diocalm Plus Syrup works
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Promethazine which relieve common cold symptoms. Paracetamol 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. Promethazine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.
Diocalm Plus Syrup related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Promethazine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml 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
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
For prolonged use and repeated doses of Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup, observe the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Driving
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
However, caution is advised in patients with severe kidney disease as it may cause excessive sleepiness in them.
Liver
CAUTION
Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Diocalm Plus 125mg/5ml/5mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
DIVINE LIFE CARE PVT LTD, 220, MAHAGUJARAT IND. ESTATE AT, PO : MORAIYA, TA : SANAND DIST : AHMEDABAD
BANNED FOR SALE
As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare