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TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

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MRP: Rs. 36 for 1 strip(s) (6 lozenges each)
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Composition for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

Amylmetacresol(0.6 mg),Dextromethorphan(5 mg)

food interaction for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

alcohol interaction for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

pregnancy interaction for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

lactation interaction for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
No interaction found
No interaction found
Tusq d orange lozenges 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

Amylmetacresol(0.6 mg)

Uses

Amylmetacresol is used to prevent infections.

How it works

Amylmetacresol belongs to class of medications called antiseptics. Amylmetacresol works by killing the bacteria associated with mouth and throat infections. It also works in the area of the discomfort and helps lubricate and soothe the painful area.

Common side effects

Shortness of breath, Facial swelling
Dextromethorphan(5 mg)

Uses

Dextromethorphan is used for dry cough.

How it works

Dextromethorphan belongs to class of drugs called antitussives. It works by decreasing activity in the part of the brain that causes coughing.

Common side effects

Nausea, Nervousness, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Lightheadedness, Restlessness, Stomach pain, Vomiting

SUBSTITUTES for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

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    (6 lozenges in strip)
    Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 5.83/lozenges
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    Rs. 35
    save 3% more per lozenges
  • TUSQ D SF LOZENGES
    (6 lozenges in strip)
    Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 6/lozenges
    Tablet
    Rs. 36
    same price
  • TUSQ D LOZENGES GINGER
    (6 lozenges in strip)
    Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 5.83/lozenges
    Tablet
    Rs. 35
    save 3% more per lozenges
  • COF Q LOZENGES
    (6 lozenges in strip)
    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 1.78/lozenges
    Tablet
    Rs. 10.68
    save 70% more per lozenges

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  • Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
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Expert advice for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

  • Do not take amylmetacresol if you are allergic to amylmetacresol or any of its ingredients or have intolerance to certain sugars (fructose or glucose). 
  • Do not take more than 8 lozenges in 24 hours.

Frequently asked questions for TUSQ D ORANGE LOZENGES

Amylmetacresol

Q.How does amylmetacresol work?
Amylmetacresol belongs to class of medications called antiseptics. Amylmetacresol works by killing the bacteria associated with mouth and throat infections. It also works in the area of the discomfort and helps lubricate and soothe the painful area

Q.Is strepsils good for sore throat and cold?
Strepsils (also known as amylmetacresol) is used to relieve the soreness and discomfort of mouth and throat due to infections. It is also used for cold

Q.Does strepsils contain paracetamol/ sugar?
Strepsils (amylmetacresol) contains sugar but it does not contain paracetamol.

Dextromethorphan

Q.Is dextromethorphan a steroid/an opiate/an antihistamine/ a narcotic/an NSAID/a controlled substance/contain alcohol/have codeine?
Dextromethorphan is a decongestant and not a steroid, antihistamine, opiate, NSAID or narcotic, but can have addictive effects if taken at large doses than recommended. It does not contain codeine or alcohol. It is not a controlled substance

Q.Does dextromethorphan work/ how much dextromethorphan can i take for cough?
Dextromethorphan works for most of the patient. It should be taken in amounts exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Cough medicine is usually taken only for a short time until your symptoms clear up. Do not use the medication in larger amounts, or use it for longer than recommended

Q.Is dextromethorphan safe/ does dextromethorphan makes you sleepy/make you tired/ raise blood sugar?
Dextromethorphan causes mild sedation effect thus can make you feel sleepy. It does not raise blood sugar or make you tired. Dextromethorphan is generally safe if taken at recommended doses and duration

Q.Can i take dextromethorphan with high blood pressure/ safe for high blood pressure/ raise blood pressure/ thin blood?
Though it isn't reported, but it should be used carefully in people with high blood pressure, as dextromethorphan may cause high blood pressure and the effectiveness of dextromethorphan is decreased by high blood pressure medications

Q.Can I take dextromethorphan with benzonatate/acetaminophen/codeine/ibuprofen/ diphenhydramine/pseudoephedrine/guaifenesin/Tamiflu/Benadryl?
Drug interaction with any of the above mentioned drugs is not documented, but it can occur. Always follow your doctor's advice before taking any medicine with dextromethorphan.

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Content on this page was last updated on 11 November, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)