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Levodropropizine

INFORMATION

Uses

Levodropropizine is used in the treatment of dry cough.

How it works

Levodropropizine belongs to a class of medications called antitussive agents. It acts on the lungs and suppresses the cough by reducing the cough reflex.

Common side effects

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Acne-like rash, Anxiety, Chest pain, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Fatigue, Gastric pain, Palpitations, Headache, Heartburn, Insomnia, Sleeping for unusually long periods, Vomiting, Weakness

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Expert advice

  • Do not take levodropropizine for more than 7 days.
  • Do not drive vehicles or operate heavy machineries as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking levodropropizine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to levodropropizine or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not consume this drug if you have history of severe kidney insufficiency or excessive mucus discharge
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.


Content on this page was last updated on 30 September, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)