Content Details
Written By
BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
10 May 2019 | 11:52 AM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Overview

Uses of Nam Cold Syrup

Nam Cold Syrup side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Sleepiness

How to use Nam Cold 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. Nam Cold AF Plus 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 Nam Cold Syrup works

Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Chlorpheniramine Maleate and Phenylephrine, which relieves cold symptoms. Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Nam Cold Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup
T-Minic Syrup
Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹1.25/ml of Syrup
85% costlier
Maxtra Syrup
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
₹1.21/ml of Syrup
79% costlier
Wikoryl AF Syrup
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹0.91/ml of Syrup
36% costlier
₹1.23/ml of Syrup
81% costlier
Ascoril Flu Syrup
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹1.25/ml of Syrup
85% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup helps relieve symptoms of cold and flu such as watery eyes, runny nose, sneezing, and itching of the nose or throat.
  • Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nam Cold

arrow
I m suffering from cough and cold from 10 days taking nam cold sr
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take MOXICIP 400 mg twice daily for 5 dayscapsule RTO twice daily for 5 daysRabekind DSR once daily in empty stomach for 5 days
I am a breastfeeding mom.I am having cold symptoms since yesterday.can I have welset cold tab.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
welset 500 mg is fine
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup?

FAQs

Q. What is Nam Cold?

Nam Cold is a combination of two medicines: Chlorpheniramine and phenylephrine that help to relieve the symptoms of cold. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. On the other hand, phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Q. Is it safe to use Nam Cold?

Nam Cold is safe for most of the patients when taken according to the dose and duration recommended by the doctor. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, headache, sleepiness and other uncommon or rare side effects. If you experience any problem while taking this medicine, inform your doctor as soon as possible.

Q. Can the use of Nam Cold cause nausea and vomiting?

Yes, the use of Nam Cold can cause nausea and vomiting. Taking it with milk, food or with antacids can prevent nausea. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods along with this medication. In case of vomiting, drink plenty of water or other fluids by taking small frequent sips. Talk to your doctor if vomiting persists and you signs of dehydration, like dark colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicine without speaking to a doctor.

Q. Can the use of Nam Cold cause sleepiness or dizziness?

Yes, the most common side effect of Nam Cold is drowsiness. Avoid driving, operating heavy machinery or engaging in other activities that need your full attention, unless your healthcare provider has permitted you to do so. Do not drink alcohol or take other central nervous system depressants, such as cough and cold medicines. Also, avoid taking certain pain relief medicines and medicines that help you sleep while taking Nam Cold as it lead to severe drowsiness, causing falls or accidents.

Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of this medicine?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Nam Cold can lead to increased side effects due to overdose. Do not start, stop or change the dosage of your medicine before consulting your doctor.

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Nam Cold?

The use of Nam Cold is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medication, and for patients suffering from asthma. Tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions before taking Nam Cold.

Q. What is the recommended storage condition for Nam Cold?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Related Products

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. DailyMed. Chlorpheniramine maleate, phenylephrine HCl. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Drugs.com. Chlorpheniramine. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Drugs.com. Pheniramine. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Chlorpheniramine. Brentford, Middlesex: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare; 1997 [revised 12 Apr. 2016]. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  5. Pheniramine. Mumbai, India: Sanofi India Ltd.; 2017. [Accessed 18 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
LINCOLN HOUSE, B/h. Satyam Complex, Science City Road, Sola, Ahmedabad – 380 062., Gujarat, India,
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Nam Cold AF Plus Syrup. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹32.4
MRP40.5  Get 20% OFF
This price is valid only on the orders above ₹500
60 ml in 1 bottle
ADD TO CART
Not returnable Read policy

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine and all labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.