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Phensedyl Lr Suspension

Manufacturer: Abbott India Ltd
Medicine composition: Levocloperastine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: May 08, 2019

Phensedyl Lr Suspension is used for the treatment and prevention of non-productive cough (dry cough).

On using this medication you may experience side effects such as headache, heart palpitation, faintness, nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and dry mouth. If the allergic reactions persist or become severe over time contact your health care provider as soon as possible.

Avoid using this medication if you are allergic to any ingredient contained within Phensedyl Lr Suspension, you are alcoholic, you have mucus discharge or seizures or hypertension or liver disorder or allergic reactions or cardiovascular diseases. Before using this medication tell your doctor if you are allergic to any medicine or food or substance, you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs or herbal products or dietary supplements, you have handle heavy machinery, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are nursing a baby.

The dosage for this medication needs to be prescribed by your supervising physician based on your age, overall medical history and current condition.

dry cough

Avoid if you have a known allergy to Phensedyl Lr Suspension or other drugs of similar composition.
In addition to its intended effect, Phensedyl Lr Suspension 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.

nausea

Moderate Less Common

Palpitations

Moderate Less Common

Drowsiness.

Moderate Less Common

Dizziness.

Moderate Less Common

Dry mouth

Moderate Less Common

Fainting

Moderate Less Common

Fatigue.

Moderate Less Common

Headache

Moderate Less Common

Hydrodipsomania (periodic episodes of uncontrollable thirst)

Moderate Less Common

Loss of appetite

Moderate Less Common

Sleepiness.

Moderate Less Common

Is It safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any pregnancy warnings?

Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

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.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Phensedyl Lr Suspension , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
S H Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Are there any missed dose instructions?

If you miss a dose of Levocloperastine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Phensedyl Lr Suspension is used for treating chronic and acute respiratory problems. It is defined as an antitussive agent that works centrally bulbar cough center as well as peripherally on the cough receptors in the trancheobronchial tree.

Ques: What is Phensedyl lr suspension?

Ans: Phensedyl LR suspension is a medication which has Levocloperastine as an active ingredient present in it. This medication performs its action by suppressing cough by decreasing the cough reflex. Phensedyl LR suspension is used to treat conditions such as dry cough.

Ques: What is the use of Phensedyl lr suspension?

Ans: Phensedyl LR suspension is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Dry cough. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Phensedyl LR suspension to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the side effects of Phensedyl lr suspension?

Ans: Phensedyl LR suspension 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 LR suspension which are as follows: Dry mouth, Headache, Occasionally sleepiness, Heart palpitation, Faintness, Nausea, Hydro dipsomania, Anorexia, Dizziness, Exhaustion, and Drowsiness. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Phensedyl LR suspension.

Ques: Can i stop using this product immediately or do I have to slowly ween off the use?

Ans: Some medications need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using. 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 lr suspension before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 2 hours to 2 days, before noticing an improvement in the condition. But the same duration is not mandatory for everyone and so, it is not a standard time period for this medication's action. Please consult your doctor, for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use phensedyl lr suspension?

Ans: The duration of effect for this medicine is dependent on the severity of the patient’s condition. Therefore the frequency of usage of this medication will vary from thrice a day to once in 2 days. It is advised to follow the proper prescription of the doctor, directed according to the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use phensedyl lr suspension empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is common to be taken orally and the action of salts involved in this medication, do not depend on whether taking it pre-meal or post-meal. It is advised to consult a doctor before use and take it at a fixed time in a day.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of phensedyl lr suspension?

Ans: This medication contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this medication above that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication away from the reach of children. It is advised to dispose of the expired or unused medication, for avoiding its inadequate effect.
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