Mericof Syrup

icon

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
46.46
100 ml in 1 bottle
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Mericof Syrup

uses

Uses of Mericof Syrup

Mericof Syrup is used in the treatment of cough.
uses

Side effects of Mericof Syrup

Common

Nausea, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Dizziness, Headache, Rash, Urticaria, Sleepiness.

uses

How to use Mericof 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. Mericof Syrup 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 Mericof Syrup works

Mericof Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Guaifenesin, chlorpheniramine and dextromethorphan which relieve cough and cold symptoms. Guaifenesin and ammonium chloride are expectorants which decrease the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and help in its removal from the airways. Chlorpheniramine 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 Mericof Syrup

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

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Mericof Syrup: SVH, SJP, PNT, MPC, RHW, MOM, RSS, SHM, SHD, HRV, MSD, HMP, SAT, DPL, JVN, PPR, AYU, BMJ, RUS, INC, LHA, JVO, RHL, SWA, 9T9, DPP, DLP, HGI, AAY, HIP, MAK, IAD, SDM, AGT, BDN, HEX, NWP, HBV, DYG, PEN, WSI, PVP, BIO, GNC, EMB, BSN, AVN, GTK, SAF, RPP, RSA, OIP, CLT, RJH, FGH, PTI, SCH, DDR, NVY, PLT, BBS, MLC, JMJ, EQN, OWP, OHM, SSA, DFP, GPT, TRP, AMR, DHR, WLC, ATP, STA, AAR, ARD, RKS, NVL, ENP, GTC, MAM, JIV, ATL, HAT, ADT, NDP, SHP, LCC, SBA, KHH, UMP, OLT, SBL, ZVP, MMS, NNH, IPL, MAX, USF, GBL, BTM

Substitutes for Mericof

No substitutes found for this medicine
Top Physicians
4.4
4.4
4.7
4.4
4.6
cross img