Composition for Gercodryl Syrup
Primarily used for
Cough with mucus
100 ml in 1 bottle
Medicine Overview of Gercodryl Syrup
Uses of Gercodryl Syrup
Gercodryl Syrup is used in cough with mucus.
Side effects of Gercodryl Syrup
Stomach pain / epigastric pain, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Thickened respiratory tract secretions, Allergic reaction, Coordination impaired.
How to use Gercodryl 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.
How Gercodryl Syrup works
Gercodryl Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Menthol, Diphenhydramine and Ammonium Chloride which relieve cold symptoms. Menthol is an organic compound which produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation. Diphenhydramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Ammonium Chloride is an expectorant which works by decreasing the stickiness of airway secretions and helps in their removal from the airways.
In Depth Information on Gercodryl Syrup
Gercodryl Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Gercodryl Syrup
Gercodryl Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gercodryl Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Gercodryl Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. L+more
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Gercodryl Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d+more
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Gercodryl Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kid+more
ney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Gercodryl Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Gercodryl Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liv+more
er disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Gercodryl Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
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Cough with mucus
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Substitutes for Gercodryl
No substitutes found for this medicine