Authored by
1mg Medical Experts Team
Read Our Editorial Policy

Relicold CR Capsule

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Relicold Capsule CR
Relicold CR Capsule is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.
Relicold Capsule CR side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Sleepiness
  • High blood pressure
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Palpitations
How to use Relicold Capsule CR
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Relicold CR Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Relicold Capsule CR works
Relicold CR Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Phenylpropanolamine and Dexchlorpheniramine which relieve common cold symptoms. Phenylpropanolamine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Dexchlorpheniramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.
Relicold Capsule CR related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking phenylpropanolamine with alcohol can increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects such as increased heart rate, chest pain, or blood pressure changes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Relicold CR Capsule 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
No information is available on the use of Relicold CR Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Relicold CR Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Relicold CR Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Relicold CR Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
NOT FOR SALE
We do not facilitate sale of this product at present