Home>Ephedrex>ephedrex capsule

Primary uses of Ephedrex Capsule

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
MRP
25.35
₹2.54/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
Buy Now
Best Price ₹20.28
20% OFF
Use Coupon HEALTH1020 during checkout

Medicine Overview of Ephedrex Capsule

Uses of Ephedrex Capsule

Ephedrex Capsule is used in the treatment of dry cough.

Ephedrex Capsule side effects

Common

Side Effects of Ephedrex are Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Headache.

How to use Ephedrex Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ephedrex Capsule 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 Ephedrex Capsule works

Ephedrex Capsule is a combination of three medicines: Phenylephrine, Chlorpheniramine Maleate and Dextromethorphan which relieve dry cough. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

In Depth Information on Ephedrex Capsule

Ephedrex Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Ephedrex Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Ephedrex Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ephedrex Capsule 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
Ephedrex Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ephedrex Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Ephedrex Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ephedrex Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Ephedrex Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ephedrex Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Ephedrex Capsule

Q. Can I breastfeed while taking Ephedrex?
No, it is not advisable to breastfeed while using Ephedrex. This medicine contains Chlorpheniramine, an antihistamine, which can pass into the breast milk and may harm the baby. Inform your healthcare provider if you are advised to take this medicine while you are breastfeeding the baby.
Q. Can the use of Ephedrex cause sleepiness or drowsiness?
Yes, Ephedrex may make you feel drowsy or may cause you to fall asleep during your regular daily activities. Do not drive car, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities at the beginning of your treatment until you know how the medicine affects you. Inform your doctor if you experience such episode while you are taking this medicine.
Q. Will Ephedrex be more effective if taken in more than recommended dose?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having some serious side effects and toxicity. If you experience increased severity of your symptoms that is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Ephedrex Capsule: ALY, JVN, BHS, ZEL, BNC, HSP, RVC, RRP, RUS, LHP, OHM, RPP, DAO, HTS, CPK, WAD, TSS, SLN, GLM, TRP, PVP, PRT, ANT, NDP, DPP, STA, KIM, MJT, PTI, MRS, VNS, AMR, SCH, JHC, DHR, RDR, NVY, SLC, PEN, NXG, BLS, EEC, HSM, SGC, AVL, DVH, DYG, BDN, WHP, SDE, EPS, BAL, DFP, MSD, ATP, NWP, JSL, PLT, IMC, GBL, BMJ, HNP, MDH, RSS, EMB, UMP, SHG, NTB, BLP, OMV, RDH, QLF, ALC, AVB, BLE, IPL, DPL, PHN, RHS, PNQ, KMC, JVO, BDI, SVH, LHA, SHC, AXM, HEX, SMS, JJE, SSI, BBN, AFT, RGH, ENP, MAP, RHW, OWN, BHM, HPP, HZF, VSC, DLY, UVD, BRC, PHC, AYN, PMA, EQN, BSL, SBA, STS, PTP, KHD, CMD, OWP, DZY, BNA, MAK, JIV, GFL, AYM, OBS, NSL, SNG, ARD, SAA, UHP, CMC, WHL, DHP, BNT, VOP, SMN, FRM, ABP, NLG, GEO, SJP, SCP, ANS, RKS, 9MM, TOM, TNH, SDM, OLT, VSL, BJP, SWP, SRG, GMA, APS, PSF, MPC, SAF, ESY, GHR, NTL, AAY, SBN, VJS, SHN, LMS, BSN, FGH, VRS, EVP, FIP, KIS, AVS, UPA, PRC, BHA, BTM, NEO, AAR, HPC, KHC, EAN, WDE, THP, TAT, NAS, HGI, RPI, SSS, GPP, KNH, RTL, BAP, GGL, DLP, AGT, PPR, RHL, IAD, NVL, ZVP, SYN, SIO, CLT, MDN, AHP, 4IT, MKS, KLC, GTC, ZPR, RWP, RAC, NPH, NLP, AMH, SPD, VHP, KHH, GNC, MKT, SNH, HIP, TFP, SGH, MAX, MLC, OIP, SHD, DYL, XMX, SBL, JBT, USF, MOM, NNP, MDI, MAM, PWN, INC, ATL, BGS, BJR, AYU, PRL, BIO, PRN, HLT, HAT, MBP, ADT, IPP, RSA, VTR, VDH, PNT, WSI, WPL, LCC, ANP, SWA, MIP, HMP, DRA, SVS, HCP, BBS, ASP, 1MH, GDA, DGN, HBV, YMI, GLD, SPF, BHP, HWS, MDO, QTM, CRN

Substitutes for Ephedrex Capsule

TusQ-DX New 5mg/2mg/10mg Tablet
Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
₹3.9/Tablet
54% costlier
Toff MD Tablet
Panacea Biotec Ltd
₹5.18/Tablet
104% costlier
₹5.45/Capsule
115% costlier
Contus Cough Tablet
Stedman Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹3.51/Tablet
39% costlier
Leekuf Soft Gelatin Capsule
Leeford Healthcare Ltd
₹1.81/Soft Gelatin Capsule
save 29%
Authored by
1mg Medical Experts Team
Read Our Editorial Policy
Related OTC Products
Karvol Plus Capsule
MRP57.37% off
53
Himalaya Septilin Tablet
MRP1254% off
119
Rotahaler Device
MRP104.55% off
99
Himalaya Septilin Syrup
MRP1104% off
105
Dabur Honitus Syrup
MRP825% off
78
Zerostat VT Spacer
MRP3965% off
376
Nasivion S Nasal Drops
MRP36.196% off
34
Lupihaler Inhaler
MRP184.55% off
175
Top Physicians
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
MBBS, MD
4.4
MBBS, MD
4.4
MBBS, Fellowship
4.1
MBBS
4.6
cross img