Kaff Dry Syrup

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Introduction

Kaff Dry Syrup is a medicine used in the treatment of common cold symptoms. It provides relief from symptoms such as headache, sore throat, runny nose, muscular pain, and fever.

Kaff Dry Syrup can be taken with or without food. The dose and duration will depend on the severity of your condition. You should keep taking the medicine even if you feel better until the doctor says it is alright to stop using it.

Using this medicine may cause few common side effects such as nausea, upset stomach, dizziness, nervousness, and restlessness. If any of these side effects do not resolve with time or get worse, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing the side effects. In general, you should try to use the smallest amount necessary to control your symptoms.

Before using the medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any other medical conditions or disorders. You should also tell your doctor all the other medicines you are taking. It should be used with caution in patients who are alcoholic or have liver or kidney disease. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors first before using the medicine.

Uses of Kaff Dry Syrup

Benefits of Kaff Dry Syrup

In Common cold symptoms

Kaff Dry Syrup effectively relieves symptoms of common cold such as runny nose, sore throat, congestion or stuffiness and low grade fever. It also gives relief from blocked nose and continuous coughing. Reducing these symptoms helps you do more of your normal daily activities. This medicine usually starts to work within a few minutes and the effects can last up to several hours. To ease the symptoms of common cold, drink lukewarm water and gargle with warm salt water.

Side effects of Kaff Dry Syrup

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Kaff

  • Nausea
  • Upset stomach
  • Allergic reaction
  • Dizziness
  • Nervousness
  • Restlessness
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Headache

How to use Kaff Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Kaff Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Kaff Dry Syrup works

Kaff Dry Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Paracetamol, pseudoephedrine and dextromethorphan 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. Pseudoephedrine is a nasal decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves a cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

Safety advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Kaff Dry Syrup.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Kaff Dry 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.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Kaff Dry 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
UNSAFE
Kaff Dry Syrup may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Kaff Dry Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Kaff Dry Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Kaff Dry Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate brands

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

Quick tips

  • Kaff Dry Syrup is prescribed to get relief from symptoms of common cold.
  • Take exactly as directed by your doctor or on the label. Do not increase the dosage or take for longer than is recommended.
  • Call your doctor if your symptoms have not improved within seven days of treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medications for cold.
  • Along with taking Kaff Dry Syrup do the following simple tips at home to get relief:
    1. Steam inhalation.
    2. Gargling with warm saltwater.
    3. Apply vapor rubs on chest, back if needed. Take enough rest.
    4. Take warm food and fluid only. Ensure adequate fluid intake.
    5. Advise hygiene measures to reduce spread: frequent hand-washing, avoiding sharing towels, pillowcases, etc.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

Patient concerns

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Suffering with Kaff only
Dr. Gopal Bansilal Samdani
Paediatrics
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common cold,snizning and headache which tab can take to common cold?
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
ENT
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References

  1. National Health Service. Paracetamol for adults. [Accessed 06 Feb. 2020] (online) Available from: External Link
  2. Drugs.com. Dextromethorphan Capsules. [Accessed 06 Feb. 2020] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer address

406, Saffron, Panchvat, , Ambavadi, Ahmedabad - 380 006
Country of origin: India

MRP
42.8
Inclusive of all taxes
60 ml in 1 bottle
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