Medicine Overview of Ridcof Expectorant
Ridcof Expectorant is used in the treatment of cough
Nausea, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Dizziness, Headache, Rash, Urticaria, Sleepiness.
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. Ridcof Expectorant 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.
Ridcof Expectorant is a combination of three medicines: Guaifenesin, chlorpheniramine and dextromethorphan which relieve cough. Guaifenesin and ammonium chloride are expectorants which decrease the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and help in its removal from the airways. Chlorpheniramine 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.
In Depth Information on Ridcof Expectorant
Ridcof Expectorant related warnings
Ridcof Expectorant may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ridcof Expectorant 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.
Ridcof Expectorant is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Ridcof Expectorant may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Ridcof Expectorant is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ridcof Expectorant may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Ridcof Expectorant is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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