DEXTRIM

Generic Name : Dextromethorphan Hbr + Phenylephrine Hcl + Triprolidine Hcl
Manufacturer Name : Beximco Pharma
Drug Class : Cough Suppressant, Decongestant, Antihistamine
Safety Remarks : P© L©
Dosage Form : SYR
Strength Name : (20 mg+10 mg+2.5 mg)/5 ml
Pack Size : 1’s
Price in BDT : 100.00 Tk

Indication

Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to common cold, hay fever (allergic rhinitis) or other upper respiratory allergies: cough due to minor throat or bronchial irritation runny nose sneezing itching of the nose or throat itchy, watery eyes nasal congestion reduces swelling of nasal passages

Dosage & Administration

Adults and Children 12 years of age and older: 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) every 4 hours, not to exceed 4 teaspoonfuls (20 mL) in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor. Children 6 to under 12 years of age: ? teaspoonful (2.5 mL) every 4 hours, not to exceed 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor. Children under 6 years of age: Consult a doctor.

Contraindication & Precaution

Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Tell your doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect: Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Side Effect

All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away: Dizziness. Feeling nervous and excitable. Not able to sleep. Feeling sleepy.

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

The only thing is, be cautious, attentive and well supervised when you take any single drug in pregnancy. The interactions can vary in pregnancy, and the dosage may differ as well. There are no controlled data on the excretion of the drug into human milk.