Side Effects of LCZ Plus are Nausea, Vomiting, Dryness in mouth, Stomach upset, Headache, Fatigue, Sleepiness, Loss of appetite, Allergic reaction, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping).
How to use LCZ Plus Tablet
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. LCZ Plus Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
LCZ Plus Tablet is a combination of three medicines: Ambroxol, levocetirizine, paracetamol and phenylephrine which relieve common cold symptoms. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. 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. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
In Depth Information on LCZ Plus Tablet
LCZ Plus Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for LCZ Plus Tablet
Taking Ambroxol+Levocetirizine+Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Phenylephrine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
LCZ Plus Tablet 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.
No information is available on the use of LCZ Plus Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
LCZ Plus Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
LCZ Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of LCZ Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of LCZ Plus Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
LCZ Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of LCZ Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Questions Related to LCZ Plus
Having a cold runny nose and sinusitis problemHaving too much headache I can't even open my right eye
Dr. Vijay Verma
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Till that time take lcz plus at bedtime and steam inhalation
i have yellow sticky cough at night lumps of cough is discharging. pls suggest some expectorant syrup for dry sticky cough so dat i get well soon. when i blow nose the viens of brains feel me like something is sticking badly
Dr. Vijay Verma
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
start with steam, tab mucinac 600 mg once a day for seven days to be dissolved in water, tab kefpod CV 200 mg bid for five days, tab lcz plus at night for five days
What were the side-effects while using LCZ Plus Tablet?
No Side Effect
How do you take LCZ Plus Tablet?
With or without food
How much was the improvement?
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What are you using LCZ Plus Tablet for?
Nasal congestion (blocked nose)
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The LCZ Plus is the combination of Ambroxol+Levocetirizine+Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Phenylephrine and is used in the treatment of common cold.
Q. Can the use of LCZ Plus cause nausea and vomiting?
Yes, the use of LCZ Plus can cause nausea and vomiting. In case, you experience nausea while taking this medicine, take it with milk, food or with antacids. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods. If you start to experience vomiting, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Try small frequent sips of the liquid. Talk to your doctor if you have persistent vomiting and signs of dehydration like dark colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicines without speaking to a doctor.
Q. Can the use of LCZ Plus cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of LCZ Plus can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, stop what you are doing and sit or lie down for sometime or until you feel better and do not drive or use any machines.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of LCZ Plus?
The use of LCZ Plus is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any of the component or excipients of this medicine and in patients with gastric ulcers, liver or kidney problems.
Q. What are the storage condition for LCZ Plus?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 31st Dec 2017.