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PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP

Manufacturer: Abbott India Ltd
Medicine composition: Ambroxol, Guaifenesin, Levocetirizine, Menthol
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP is a medicine that is available as tablets, syrup, pastilles, inhalation solution, dry powder sachets, ampules and drops as well as effervescent tablets. It is a systemically active mucolytic agent which works by breaking down the structure of mucus in the lungs and therefore facilitating expectoration. It treats acute and chronic respiratory diseases accompanied by elevated mucus production.

You should not take this medicine if you are allergic to it, if you are breastfeeding, if you ever had Stevens-Johnson syndrome, or if you are 12 years old or younger. Take extra precaution while using this medicine if you have a liver disorder, kidney failure, or stomach ulcers. During pregnancy it should only be used if benefits outweigh the risks.

This medicine may cause the following side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, digestive disorders, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, allergy and others. The usual dosage of PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP for adults is 30 mg to 120 mg daily, taken in 2 to 3 divided doses. For children of varying ages, dosage also varies. Follow your doctor’s prescription and and try not to miss any doses.

chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (copd)

Dry cough

Respiratory depression

paralytic ileus

In addition to its intended effect, PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.

Musculoskeletal (bone

Moderate Less Common

muscle or joint) pain

Moderate Less Common

Respiratory tract infection

Moderate Less Common

Throat irritation.

Moderate Less Common

constipation

Moderate Less Common

Dizziness

Moderate Less Common

Rash

Moderate Less Common

Is It safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any pregnancy warnings?

This medicine should not be consumed during pregnancy unless necessary. Consulting a doctor is mandatory to discuss the benefits and risks before taking the medicine.

Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

The medicine is suggested to be ignored by breastfeeding mothers as there is a possibility of side-effects on infant. You should consult your doctor to evaluate the potential benefits and risks before taking the medicine.

Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Does this affect kidney function?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Does this affect liver function?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Are there any missed dose instructions?

The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.

Are there any overdose instructions?

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP is an agent that causes diffusion of thick mucus. Uncontrolled quantity of nitric oxide (NO) is related to inflammation and other kinds of disruptions of the functioning of the airways. PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP inhibits the activation of guanylate cyclase which is nitric oxide dependent.

Ques: What is Phensedyl cr syrup?

Ans: Phensedyl CR syrup is a medication which has Ambroxol, Guaifenesin, Levocetirizine, and Menthol as active elements present in it. As being a combination of four drugs: Guaifenesin, Levocetirizine, Ambroxol, and Menthol which helps in relieving cough and mucus. Ambroxol is a mucolytic that thins and unbinds mucus, which is easy to cough out. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which performs its action by reducing the stickiness of airway secretions and helps in their removal from the airways. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Menthol is an organic compound which produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation.. Phensedyl CR syrup is used to treat conditions such as Dry Cough.

Ques: What are the uses of Phensedyl cr syrup?

Ans: Phensedyl CR syrup is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Bronchitis, Common cold, Hives, Sprain, Bad breath, and Sore throat. Apart from these, it can also be used to treat conditions like Upper respiratory tract infection, Allergies, Itching, and Inflammatory disease. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Phensedyl CR syrup to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Phensedyl cr syrup?

Ans: Phensedyl CR syrup is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects. These side effects may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but severe. This is not a complete list and if you experience any of the below-mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Phensedyl CR syrup which are as follows: Constipation, Dizziness and Drowsiness, Confusion, Headache, Tiredness, Stomach pain, Difficulty urination, Rash, Nausea and Vomiting, Blurred or double vision, and Dry mouth. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Phensedyl CR syrup.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Phensedyl cr syrup?

Ans: Store Phensedyl CR syrup in a cool dry place and keep it in the original pack or container until it is time to take them. Store this medication out of sight and reach of children. Unused medicines should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children and other people cannot consume them. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects. It is a prescribed medication.

Ques: How long do I need to use PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP is a medicine which takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions. It would be ideal if you note, it doesn't mean you will begin to notice such health improvement in a similar time span as different patients. There are numerous elements to consider such as, salt interactions, precautions to be taken care of, time is taken by the salt to performs its action, etc. we beg you to visit your doctor to realize to what extent before you can see improvements in your health while at the same time taking PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP.

Ques: What are the contraindications to PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP?

Ans: Contraindication to PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP. In addition, PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP should not be used if you have the following conditions such as Acute or severe bronchial asthma, Hypercarbia, Hypersensitivity, Paralytic ileus, etc.

Ques: Is PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk but there is no data available regarding the effect of PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP during pregnancy.

Ques: Will PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP can lead to increased chances of side effects such as Perspiration, Nervousness, Allergic reactions, Drowsiness, Insomnia, Dry mouth, Palpitations, Cephalalgia, Anorexia, Feeling nervous, Tightness in chest, Stomach pain, Muscular weakness, etc. If you are observing increased severity of pain or the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
What are you using PHENSEDYL CR SYRUP for?
Other
Asthma
chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (copd)
Fever
How much was the improvement?
Average
Excellent
Poor
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 2 hours
Within a day
More than 2 days
Within 6 hours
Within 2 days
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Twice a day
Not taking on daily level
Once a day
Thrice a day
Four times A Day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
Empty stomach
With or without food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
Respiratory tract infection
Respiratory tract inflammation
Cough
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Popular Questions & Answers

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