Chlorpheniramine Maleate + Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide + Menthol + Phenylephrine is a combination of four medicines: Chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, menthol and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Menthol is an organic compound which produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 28th Mar 2018. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.