Rantussin D Syrup

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100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Rantussin D Syrup

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Uses of Rantussin D Syrup

Rantussin D Syrup is used in the treatment of cough.
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Side effects of Rantussin D Syrup

Common

Nausea, Indigestion, Bloating, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Headache, Sweating, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Rantussin D 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. Rantussin D 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 Rantussin D Syrup works

Bromhexine, dextromethorphan and ammonium chloride which relieve cold and cough symptoms. Bromhexine is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Ammonium chloride is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways.

In Depth Information on Rantussin D Syrup

Warnings
Special precautions for Rantussin D Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Rantussin D Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rantussin D 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Rantussin D Syrup
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Rantussin D Syrup may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Rantussin D Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Rantussin D Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Rantussin D Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with
liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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