Dextromethorphan + Guaifenesin
Information about Dextromethorphan + Guaifenesin
Dextromethorphan + guaifenesin uses
Dextromethorphan+Guaifenesin is used in the treatment of dry cough.
How dextromethorphan + guaifenesin works
This is a combination of two medicines: Dextromethorphan and guaifenesin which relieve cough. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways.
Common side effects of dextromethorphan + guaifenesin
Nausea, Stomach upset, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Vomiting, Rash, Urticaria, Dizziness, Headache