Author Details
Written By
BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated:
15 Sep 2020 | 09:41 AM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Nazocept Oral Drops

Prescription Required

Introduction

Nazocept Oral Drops 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.

Nazocept Oral Drops 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 a few common side effects such as nausea, vomiting, sleepiness, dizziness, and headache. 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. To make sure it is safe, you should let your doctor know all the other medicines you are taking. Also, tell your doctor if you have any problems with the liver or kidneys. Avoid consumption of alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may increase the chance of some side effects. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors first before using the medicine.

Uses of Nazocept Oral Drops

Benefits of Nazocept Oral Drops

In Common cold symptoms

Nazocept Oral Drops is a combination medicine that effectively relieves symptoms of common cold such as blocked nose, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, and congestion or stuffiness. It helps to loosen thick mucus, making it easier to cough out. This makes it easier for air to move in and out. It shrinks the blood vessels and provides rapid relief that lasts for several hours.
Nazocept Oral Drops usually starts to work within a few minutes and the effects can last up to several hours. Take it as prescribed by the doctor. Do not stop using it unless you are advised to by your doctor. Taking this medicine enables you to live your life more freely without worrying so much about things that set off your symptoms.

Side effects of Nazocept Oral Drops

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 Nazocept

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

How to use Nazocept Oral Drops

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. Nazocept Oral Drops may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nazocept Oral Drops works

Nazocept Oral Drops is a combination of three medicines: Chlorpheniramine, paracetamol and phenylephrine which relieves common cold symptoms. Chlorpheniramine 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 nasal decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Nazocept Oral Drops.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Nazocept Oral Drops 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.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Nazocept Oral Drops 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
Nazocept Oral Drops may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Nazocept Oral Drops is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nazocept Oral Drops may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nazocept Oral Drops may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nazocept Oral Drops should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nazocept Oral Drops may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Nazocept Oral Drops
₹2.27/ml of Oral Drops
Yanicold Oral Drops
Smayan Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹2.53/ml of Oral Drops
12% costlier
Aniryl Oral Drops
Anikem Laboratories
₹2.8/ml of Oral Drops
24% costlier
Maxtra P Oral Drops
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
₹5.22/ml of Oral Drops
130% costlier
Sinarest Paediatric Drops
Centaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹5.23/ml of Oral Drops
131% costlier
Wikoryl Oral Drops
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹5.59/ml of Oral Drops
146% costlier

Quick Tips

  • Nazocept Oral Drops helps relieve symptoms of cold and flu such as headache, sore throat, runny nose, muscular pain, and fever.
  • 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 this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Do not take it with any other medicine containing paracetamol (drugs for pain/fever or cough-and-cold) without asking your doctor first.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

Patient Concerns

arrow
Pain in ear with headache common cold
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
ENT
It can be due infection traveling from nose to ear. There can be fluid behind the ear drum. Get your ear checked for proper clinical examination and diagnosis. May need antibiotics and nasal drops
common cold, abdomen pain, fever in night,cough
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Paediatrics
Hello, please start syp Alerid 5ml once daily for 5 days. Also syp. Calpol 6 ml SOS for fever max every 6 hrly.Use nasoclear nasal drops SOS for nasal blockage. Plenty of fluids to drink.
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Nazocept Oral Drops ?

FAQs

Q. What is Nazocept Oral Drops?

Nazocept Oral Drops is a combination of three medicines: Chlorpheniramine, Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Phenylephrine. This combination helps to relieve symptoms of cold like runny nose, watery eyes, fever and headache. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic. It relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Paracetamol 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 and provides relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Q. Is it safe to use Nazocept Oral Drops?

Yes, Nazocept Oral Drops is safe in most patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, allergic reaction, sleepiness, headache and other uncommon or rare side effects. Inform the doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Nazocept Oral Drops when I am relieved of my symptoms?

Nazocept Oral Drops is usually used for short term and can be discontinued when your symptoms are relieved. However, continue taking this medicine if your doctor has advised you to do so.

Q. Can the use of Nazocept Oral Drops cause dizziness?

Yes, the use of Nazocept Oral Drops can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better.

Q. Can the use of Nazocept Oral Drops cause damage to liver?

Nazocept Oral Drops is usually safe when taken according to the recommended dose. However, an overdose of Nazocept Oral Drops can damage your liver. Avoid drinking alcohol, while taking this medicine as it may increase your risk of liver damage.

Q. What is the recommended storage condition for the Nazocept Oral Drops?

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

Want to share the information?

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. Drugs.com. Chlorpheniramine. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Paracetamol. Whiddon Valley: Actavis UK Limited; 1980 [revised 23 Dec. 2016]. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Phenylephrine hydrochloride. Maidenhead, Berks: McNeil Products Ltd.; 2004 [revised 20 Mar. 2014]. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

Plot No. 93, Industrial Estate, HSIIIDC Ambala Cantt, Manimajra, Ambala-133001, Haryana, India
Country of Origin: India
Best Price
₹28.9
MRP34  Get 15% OFF
Valid only on the orders above ₹499
15 ml in 1 bottle
SOLD OUT

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

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

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. 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

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% 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 1mgdownArrow
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 procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

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.