Sifdox Capsule

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Sifco Pharma

Composition for Sifdox NA Capsule

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Alcohol
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₹4.3/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Sifdox Capsule

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Uses of Sifdox Capsule

Sifdox Capsule is used in the treatment of morning sickness and allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Sifdox Capsule

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Sifdox Capsule

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. It is better to take Sifdox Capsule with food.

How Sifdox Capsule works

Sifdox capsule is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Sifdox Capsule

Expert advice for Sifdox Capsule

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Sifdox, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Sifdox Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Sifdox Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
SAFE
Sifdox Capsule is safe to use during pregnancy.

Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
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Lactation
Sifdox Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Larger doses or prolonged use of Sifdox Capsule may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
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Driving
Sifdox Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Sifdox Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidn
ey disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sifdox Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Sifdox
Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Doxylamine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Sifdox NA Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Doxylamine

Sifdox. if used improperly or for a long-time may cause addiction
Sifdox is not a blood-thinner. But is does have anticholinergic property. It induces sleep and hence, is prescribed for short-term treatment of insomnia as a sleep aid
Yes. Sifdox is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is doxylamine the same as diphenhydramine?
No. Doxylamine and diphenhydramine are two different drugs from the same class called antihistamines
Q. Can I take doxylamine with ibuprofen, prednisone, pseudoephedrine, Zyrtec, citalopram, or Benadryl?
Yes. Doxylamine can be taken with ibuprofen, prednisone, pseudoephedrine, Zyrtec (cetrizine), citalopram, or Benadryl if prescribed by your doctor
Sifdox may cause drowsiness, tiredness, diarrhea, or increase the blood pressure. However, it does not cause weight gain, dementia or Alzheimer's disease
Sifdox may cause increase in blood pressure if you already suffer from hypertension. It is advisable to consult your doctor before use
No. Sifdox is not a narcotic drug.
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Substitutes for Sifdox

No substitutes found for this medicine
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