SYP . COFCYN DX
dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg., Chlorpheniramine. 4mg
A combination medication called COFCYN-DX Syrup Sugar-Free is used to treat dry coughs. Sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, and throat irritation are among the relieving allergy symptoms. Additionally, it relieves nasal congestion or stuffiness.
Take COFCYN-DX Syrup Sugar-Free with or without food, and for the prescribed amount of time. Your illness and how you respond to the medication will determine the dose that is administered to you. You should continue using this medication as long as your doctor instructs you to. Your symptoms could return and your condition could get worse if you discontinue treatment too soon. Inform your medical staff of all other medications you are taking, since some may have an impact on this or be affected by the medicine.
The most frequent adverse reactions are headaches, nausea, and vomiting. The majority of these are transient and normally go away with time. If any of these side effects cause you any worry, speak with your doctor right away. Do not drive or perform any other tasks that need mental focus until you have fully experienced the effects of this medication, which can also make you sleepy. While using this medication, avoid consuming alcohol as it may make you feel more sleepy.
Never advocate for self-medication or tell someone else to take your medicines. Drinking lots of fluids is advisable while taking this medication. You should let your doctor know if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or nursing before using this medication. For your doctor to recommend a dose that is appropriate for you, you should also let them know whether you have any kidney or liver conditions.
Store below 30°C
USES OF COFCYN-DX SYRUP
BENEFITS OF COFCYN-DX SYRUP
In Treatment of Dry cough
A dry cough sometimes referred to as non-productive cough, is one that produces no phlegm or mucus. This is annoying and frequently accompanied by a tickly throat. It can be brought on by a cold, the flu, allergies, or other throat irritants. Dry, hacking coughs are suppressed with COFCYN-DX Syrup Sugar-Free. Additionally, it will help you go about your regular activities more easily and ease allergy symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing runny nose, or throat irritation.
This drug is both secure and efficient. The effects of COFCYN-DX Syrup Sugar-Free typically begin to take effect within a few minutes, and they can last for up to several hours. Take it exactly as directed by the doctor. If your doctor has not instructed you to stop using it, do not.
SIDE EFFECTS OF COFCYN-DX SYRUP
The majority of adverse effects are temporary and go away as your body becomes used to the medication. If they persist or you’re concerned about them, speak with your doctor.
COFCYN-DX SYRUP adverse effects that are common
- reduced appetite
HOW TO USE COFCYN-DXSYRUP
Follow your doctor’s instructions for this medication’s dosage and duration. Before using, read the label for instructions. Take it by mouth after measuring it with a measuring cup. Shake firmly before using. The best time to take COFCYN-DX Syrup is at a set time, whether with or without food.
HOW COFCYN-DXSYRUP WORKS
Phenylephrine, Chlorpheniramine Maleate, and Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide are three medications included in COFCYN-DX Syrup, which treats dry cough. Decongestant phenylephrine relieves nasal congestion or stuffiness by constricting the tiny blood vessels. As an antiallergen, chlorpheniramine maleate calms allergy symptoms such as runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing. A cough suppressant called dextromethorphan hydrobromide stops coughing by lessening the activity of the cough center in the brain.
Alcohol consumption is not recommended when using COFCYN-DX Syrup. Please speak with your physician.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
The use of COFCYN-DX Syrup during pregnancy may be dangerous. Despite the paucity of human studies, studies on animals have indicated negative consequences on the developing foetus. Before giving you a prescription, your doctor will consider the advantages and any possible hazards. Please speak with your physician.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
COFCYN-DX Syrup is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
The negative effects of COFCYN-DX Syrup may impair your ability to drive.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
The use of COFCYN-DXSyrup in patients with kidney disease is probably safe. In these patients, COFCYN-DX Syrup dose change may not be necessary, according to the few data that are currently available. Please speak with your physician.
When treating patients with liver illness, COFCYN-DX Syrup should be avoided. Please seek medical advice.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE COFCYN-DXSYRUP?
Take the missed COFCYN-DX Syrup dose as soon as you remember. If your next dose is approaching, skip the missing one and resume your regular regimen. Don’t increase the dosage.
- The COFCYN-DX Syrup is effective in treating dry cough.
- Typically, it is only taken for a brief period until the symptoms go away.
- Instead of using a standard tablespoon, measure the syrup with a dedicated dose-measuring spoon or cup.
- While using this medication, drink more fluids to lubricate your throat and assist relieve congestion.
- If your cough lasts more than a week, tends to return, or is accompanied by a fever, rash, or ongoing headache, stop taking this medication and let your doctor know.
Q1. Can the use of COFCYN-DX Syrup cause sleepiness or drowsiness?
Yes, COFCYN-DXSyrup Sugar-Free may lead you to feel sleepy or to fall asleep while performing your everyday tasks. Until you understand how the medication affects you, refrain from engaging in potentially hazardous tasks such as operating machinery, working at heights, or operating a vehicle. If you suffer similar episodes while using this medication, let your doctor know.
Q2. Can I breastfeed while taking COFCYN-DX Syrup?
The use of COFCYN-DX Syrup during nursing is not advised. Chlorpheniramine, an antihistamine in this medication, can enter the breast milk and damage an unborn child. If your doctor advises you to use this medication, let them know that you are breastfeeding.
Q3. Will COFCYN-DX Syrup be more effective if taken in more than recommended dose?
No, taking more medication than is advised may not make it more effective; on the contrary, it may raise the risk of experiencing toxicities and significant side effects. Please see your doctor for a reevaluation if the severity of your symptoms worsens and they are not treated by the prescribed dosages.
Q4. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of COFCYN-DX Syrup?
Keep this medication tightly wrapped in the bottle or pack it came in. Follow the instructions on the package or label before storing it. Get rid of the leftover medication. Make sure that nobody else, including children, dogs, or other people, eats it.