Dextromethorphan + Phenylephrine
Information about Dextromethorphan + Phenylephrine
Dextromethorphan + phenylephrine uses
Dextromethorphan+Phenylephrine is used in the treatment of dry cough.
How dextromethorphan + phenylephrine works
This is a combination of two medicines: Dextromethorphan and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
Common side effects of dextromethorphan + phenylephrine
Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach upset, Loss of appetite, Headache, Skin rash, Itching, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)