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Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension

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Introduction

Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension is an antitussive medicine. It is used for the treatment of dry cough.

Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension can be taken with or without food, but take it at the same time to get the most benefit. It should be taken as your doctor's advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. Remember dosage is decided on the basis of type of medicine (syrup or suspension), age and present medical condition of the person. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you. You must inform your doctor if symptoms does not get improved within 7 days of the treatment.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, drowsiness, dizziness, dryness in mouth and fatigue. If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. Generally, it is advised to drink plenty of fluids while on treatment with this medicine. To overcome dizziness, avoid driving or attention-seeking activities.

Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you are pregnant, or breastfeeding. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works.

Uses of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension

Benefits of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension

In Dry cough

A dry cough, also known as non-productive cough, is a cough where no phlegm or mucus is produced. This is irritating, usually associated with a tickly throat and may be caused due to cold, flu, allergies or throat irritants. Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension suppresses dry, hacking coughs. It will also relieve allergy symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose or throat irritation and help you carry out your daily activities more easily.
This medicine is safe and effective. Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension 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.

Side effects of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension

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 Phensedyl LR

  • Nausea
  • Palpitations
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fainting
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Hydrodipsomania (periodic episodes of uncontrollable thirst)
  • Loss of appetite
  • Sleepiness

How to use Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension

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. Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension works

Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension is an antitussive (cough suppressants). It suppresses cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension?

If you miss a dose of Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Phensedyl LR Oral Suspension for the symptomatic relief of dry cough.
  • It is usually taken for a short time, until the symptoms clear up.
  • Measure the syrup with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. 
  • Drink extra fluids to help loosen the congestion and lubricate your throat while you are taking this medication.
  • It should not be administered to patients with chronic cough or where cough is accompanied by excessive secretions.
  • Inform your doctor if your cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash or headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Diphenylmethane Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

Patient Concerns

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Found 3cm renal cortical cyst on LR. Is it harmful? How can be cured with medicine or diet chart without operation.
Dr. Praveen Pushkar
Urology
Its not harmful bcz it is simple cyst It cannot be cured also it will remain like that
3 cm renal cortical cyst on LR found. Is it harmful? What is remady by ayurbedic medicine and pranauam and diet chart.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Renal cyst usually do massage causes any discomforts,and is symptoms less
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References

  1. Aliprandi P, Carrara M. Therapeutic Use of Levocloperastine As an Antitussive Agent: An Overview of Preclinical Data and Clinical Trials in Adults and Children. Clinical Drug Investigation. 2002;22(4):209-20. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Country of Origin: India
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