buy medicine online indiamedicine onlineloading...


    Information about Dexchlorpheniramine

    Dexchlorpheniramine uses

    Dexchlorpheniramine is used in the treatment of allergic conditions.

    How dexchlorpheniramine works

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

    Common side effects of dexchlorpheniramine

    Content Details
    Written By
    Dr. Love Sharma
    PhD (Pharmacology), PGDPRA
    Reviewed By
    Dr. Varun Gupta
    MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
    Last updated on:
    06 Sep 2017 | 12:02 PM (IST)
    Want to know more?
    Read Our Editorial Policy

    Available Medicine for Dexchlorpheniramine

    • ₹15 to ₹23
      Fulford India Ltd
      5 variant(s)
    • ₹19 to ₹44
      Psychotropics India Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹9 to ₹32
      Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹26 to ₹41
      Mankind Pharma Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹45
      Yash Pharma Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹12
      Bennet Pharmaceuticals Limited
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18 to ₹45
      Gary Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹15
      Atopic Laboratories
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹16
      Theo Pharma Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹12
      Dial Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Dexchlorpheniramine

    • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dexchlorpheniramine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.

    Frequently asked questions for Dexchlorpheniramine


    Q. Does dexchlorpheniramine or dexchlorpheniramine maleate cause increase in blood pressure/ drowsy/non drowsy/sedating/get you high/keep you awake/sleepiness/make you tired/weight gain?

    Dexchlorpheniramine causing these side effects is common or rare. Always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects

    Q. Is dexchlorpheniramine like Benadryl?

    No, dexchlorpheniramine is different from Benadryl

    Q. Is dexchlorpheniramine prescription?

    Yes, it is available with doctor's prescription only

    Q. Can I take dexchlorpheniramine with Panadol/cetirizine/Zyrtec/Allegra/ warfarin/diphenhydramine/ibuprofen/Claritin/guaifenesin/Benadryl?

    Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of dexchlorpheniramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

    Content on this page was last updated on 06 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)