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    Noscapine

    Information about Noscapine

    Noscapine uses

    Noscapine is used in the treatment of dry cough.

    How noscapine works

    Noscapine is an antitussive (cough suppressants). It suppresses cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain.

    Common side effects of noscapine

    Coordination disorder, Drowsiness, Headache, Nausea, Tachycardia

    Available Medicine for Noscapine

    • ₹64
      Inga Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Noscapine

    • Inform your doctor if you have kidney, heart or lung disease, diabetes, enlarged prostate, increased pressure inside the eyes (glaucoma), asthma, or thyroid problems.
    • Patients allergic to noscapine or any of its ingredients should not take it.
    • Pregnant or breastfeeding women should not take noscapine.

    Frequently asked questions for Noscapine

    Noscapine

    Q. Is Noscapine sold over the counter?
    Yes Noscapine is OTC
    Q. Is Noscapine obtained from poppy plants?
    Cultivated opium poppy plants are only commercial source of Noscapine.

    Content on this page was last updated on 26 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)