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Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup


Overview

Uses of Reltuss CZ Syrup

Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup is used in the treatment of dry cough.

Reltuss CZ Syrup side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach upset
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness

How to use Reltuss CZ 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. Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg 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 Reltuss CZ Syrup works

Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Cetirizine, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Reltuss CZ Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg 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
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Reltuss CZ 5mg/10mg/5mg Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Reltuss CZ

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Mam, My wife is suffering in dry cough problem since 10 days and finally she has been admitted in the Hospital 3days before.She has been given antibiotics with Nebulizer and cough syrup.All medicines are coming under B category except the cough syrup (Levodroprozine syrup) which is coming under D category. She is having 6 weeks pregnancy.I am very much worrying that the medicines will harm my unborn baby or not.I have stopped the syrup but she already taken of 30 ml dose in last two days. Please guide that is it okey or not. Reg, PATIENT
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT medicines do cause problems in baby. However category B medicines can be taken in pregnancy with some caution. Just 2 doses should not cause much harm but I suggest you avoid all such medicines from now till atleast 11 weeks pregnancy during which time the baby's organs are being developed.
Always he suffer from coughing and looses his weight.Few days ago PATIENT phenergan drops.Now PATIENT from dry cough.
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello, please start syp chericoff 2.5 ml twice daily for the next 5 days. Also nasoclear nasal drops SOS for nasal blockage. Give lukewarm water and fluids to drink.
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817, "DEVPATH" B / h Lal Bungalow , Off C. G. Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad - 380006.
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