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(Dextromethorphan Hbr, Chlorpheniramine Maleate, Pseudoephedrine Hcl, Menthol)

(Dextromethorphan Hbr, Chlorpheniramine Maleate, Pseudoephedrine Hcl, Menthol)

This medication is a combination of dextromethorphan hydrobromide (a cough suppressant), chlorpheniramine maleate (an antihistamine), pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (a decongestant), and menthol (a soothing agent). It is formulated to relieve symptoms associated with cough, cold, and allergies.

Indications

-Relief of cough symptoms -Alleviation of nasal congestion -Reduction of sneezing and itching associated with allergies -Soothing throat irritation


Dosage

Dosage may vary based on age and severity of symptoms. It's important to follow the instructions provided by the healthcare provider or as directed on the product label. Generally, the recommended dose for adults and children over 12 years old is [insert dosage]. Children under 12 years old should consult a healthcare professional for appropriate dosing.


Contra-Indications

Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients Concurrent use of monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) Severe hypertension Severe coronary artery disease Glaucoma Prostatic hypertrophy


Special Precautions

-Use caution in patients with cardiovascular disease, diabetes, thyroid disorders, or urinary retention. -Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication. -Do not exceed recommended dosage or combine with other cough and cold medications without medical advice. -Use with caution in elderly patients, as they may be more susceptible to adverse effects.


Side Effects

Common side effects may include drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, nausea, constipation, and blurred vision. Notify a healthcare provider if any of these side effects persist or worsen.


Drug Interactions

-MAOIs: Concurrent use can result in hypertensive crisis. -Antidepressants: Increased risk of serotonin syndrome when combined with dextromethorphan. -CNS depressants: Enhanced sedative effects when combined with chlorpheniramine. -Beta-blockers: Pseudoephedrine may antagonize the effects of beta-blockers.


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