Guaifenesin + Dextromethorphan + Phenylephrine
Information about Guaifenesin + Dextromethorphan + Phenylephrine
Guaifenesin + dextromethorphan + phenylephrine uses
Guaifenesin+Dextromethorphan+Phenylephrine is used in the treatment of dry cough.
How guaifenesin + dextromethorphan + phenylephrine works
This is a combination of three medicines: Guaifenesin, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. 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 guaifenesin + dextromethorphan + phenylephrine
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Vomiting, Stomach upset, Loss of appetite, Dizziness, Headache, Rash, Itching, Urticaria, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)