Xtrex 10mg Syrup

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Xtrex Syrup

Xtrex 10mg Syrup is used for treatment of anxiety and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal in adults. It is also used to relieve the itching caused by allergies and to control the nausea and vomiting caused by various conditions, including motion sickness in adults and children.
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Xtrex Syrup side effects

Common
  • Sedation
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach upset
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Xtrex 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. Xtrex 10mg Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Xtrex Syrup works

Xtrex 10mg Syrup is an antihistaminic medication. In allergy, it works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine). This relieves allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes. In short-term anxiety, it works by decreasing the activity in brain, thereby helping you feel relaxed/sleepy.

Xtrex Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Xtrex 10mg Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Xtrex 10mg Syrup 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 Xtrex 10mg Syrup may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Xtrex 10mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Xtrex 10mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xtrex 10mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Xtrex 10mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Xtrex 10mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Xtrex Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Xtrex 10mg Syrup, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Xtrex 10mg Syrup to treat allergy symptoms such as such as itching, swelling, and rashes or relieve/treat mild anxiety.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a heart disease as Xtrex 10mg Syrup may increase the risk of heart problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • May decrease your alertness. Avoid driving or using machinery if this happens to you.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol when taking the Xtrex 10mg Syrup, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Xtrex with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Arthrox
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Brand(s): Risure
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Brand(s): Panik
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Brand(s): Equblam
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Brand(s): Eurolam, Tenzo, Indolam
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Brand(s): Histiwel, Histanil
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Brand(s): Dizapam
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Brand(s): Psycopan
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Brand(s): Konit
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Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
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FAQs

Q. Is Xtrex hydrochloride a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer /addictive?
Xtrex is an antihistaminic drug and not a steroid/ narcotic/ benzo/ pain killer/ addictive. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is Xtrex a controlled substance/ over the counter (OTC)?
No, Xtrex is not a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a doctor's prescription.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Jun 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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