Dextromethorphan + Menthol + Cetirizine + Phenylpropanolamine
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Dextromethorphan + menthol + cetirizine + phenylpropanolamine uses
Dextromethorphan+Menthol+Cetirizine+Phenylpropanolamine is used in the treatment of dry cough.
How dextromethorphan + menthol + cetirizine + phenylpropanolamine works
This is a combination of four medicines: Dextromethorphan, Menthol, Cetirizine and Phenylpropanolamine which relieve dry cough. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Menthol produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Phenylpropanolamine is a sympathomimetic agonist. It narrows blood vessels in the nose to relieve congestion.
Common side effects of dextromethorphan + menthol + cetirizine + phenylpropanolamine
Nausea, Stomach upset, Sleepiness, Increased blood pressure, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Palpitations