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Nyquil Cough Syrup

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Primary uses of Nyquil Cough Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Nyquil Syrup

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Uses of Nyquil Syrup

Nyquil Cough Syrup is used in the treatment of dry cough.
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Nyquil Syrup side effects

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Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, Sleepiness, Lightheadedness, Dizziness, Shortness of breath, Sweating.

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How to use Nyquil 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. Nyquil Cough 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 Nyquil Syrup works

Nyquil Cough Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Chlorpheniramine and Codeine which relieve dry cough. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic. It blocks the action of a chemical messenger (histamine) which may trigger cough due to allergy. Codeine is a cough suppressant. It suppresses cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

In Depth Information on Nyquil Syrup

Nyquil Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Nyquil Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Nyquil Cough Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nyquil Cough 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.
Lactation
Nyquil Cough Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Larger doses or prolonged use of Nyquil Cough Syrup may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Nyquil Cough Syrup may cause dizziness, blurred vision or the inability to think clearly.
Kidney
Nyquil Cough Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nyquil Cough Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nyquil Cough Syrup may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nyquil Cough Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nyquil Cough Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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