Promethazine + Pholcodine + Phenylephrine
Information about Promethazine + Pholcodine + Phenylephrine
Promethazine + pholcodine + phenylephrine uses
Promethazine+Pholcodine+Phenylephrine is used in the treatment of dry cough.
How promethazine + pholcodine + phenylephrine works
This is a combination of three medicines: Promethazine, pholcodine and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Promethazine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Pholcodine 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 promethazine + pholcodine + phenylephrine
Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Excitation, Headache, Confusion, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Shortness of breath, Thickened respiratory tract secretions