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Tussdex Syrup

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Primary uses of Tussdex Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Tussdex Syrup

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Uses of Tussdex Syrup

Tussdex Syrup is used in the treatment of dry cough.
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Tussdex Syrup side effects

Common

Stomach upset, Sleepiness.

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How to use Tussdex 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. Tussdex Syrup is to be taken empty stomach.
It is advisable to take this medicine before food and at bedtime.

How Tussdex Syrup works

Tussdex Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Promethazine and Dextromethorphan which relieve dry cough. Promethazine is an antiallergic which helps reduce cough associated with allergies by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger, histamine. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant which relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

In Depth Information on Tussdex Syrup

Tussdex Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Tussdex Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Tussdex Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tussdex 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
Tussdex 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
Tussdex Syrup may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Tussdex Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tussdex Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Tussdex Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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