Medicine : Ephedrex Syrup

Name:Ephedrex Syrup
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Alembic Chemical Works Co Ltd
Generic Use:Dextromethorphan , Diphenhydramine , Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride
Composition:Dextromethorphan(10 Mg) , Diphenhydramine(8 Mg) , Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride(12.5 Mg)
Substitutes:ephedrex syrup , ephedrex syrup , ephedrex syrup


Generic ( Dextromethorphan )



Typical use Of Dextromethorphan :To Relieve Dry Coughs (coughs That Do Not Produce Phlegm Or Mucus On The Chest).
Mechanism of action of Dextromethorphan :Dextromethorphan Acts On The Brain And Increases The Threshold For Coughing Or Suppresses Coughing.
Drug Interaction of Dextromethorphan :Other Cough And Cold Medicine, Alcohol Or Other CNS Depressants Such As Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors, Other Medicines For Mental Health Conditions, And Medicines For Heart Problems Such As Amiodarone, Haloperidol, Propafenone, Quinidine, SRRIs, And Thioridazine Should Not Be Taken Along With Dextromethorphan. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Dextromethorphan :Skin Rash, Urge To Vomit, Being Sick, Diarrhea, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Feeling Of Excitation Or Confusion, Difficulty Breathing.

INTERACTIONS OF DEXTROMETHORPHAN


How Dextromethorphan will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Dextromethorphan will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Dextromethorphan

No Studies Found






Generic ( Diphenhydramine )



Typical use Of Diphenhydramine :Allergy, Hay Fever, Urticaria And Rhinitis.
Mechanism of action of Diphenhydramine :Diphenhydramine Competes With Free Histamine For Binding At HA-receptor Sites. This Antagonizes The Effects Of Histamine On HA-receptors, Leading To A Reduction Of The Negative Symptoms Brought On By Histamine HA-receptor Binding.
Drug Interaction of Diphenhydramine :Diphenhydramine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol, Amphotericin B, Atomoxetine HCl, Atropine (Sulphate), Nabilone, Oxymorphone, Pericyazine, Rizatriptan. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Diphenhydramine :Flushing, Nausea, Tachycardia, Convulsions, Coma, Drowsiness, Dry Mouth, Urinary Retention, Hallucinations, Dizziness, Tiredness, Ataxia, Tremors, Nervousness, Tinnitus, Blurred Vision, Sedation, Diplopia, Euphoria.

INTERACTIONS OF DIPHENHYDRAMINE


How Diphenhydramine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Diphenhydramine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Diphenhydramine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride )



Typical use Of Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride :Appetite Suppresser, Cold, Congestion, Cough, Urinary Incontinence.
Mechanism of action of Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride :Phenylpropanolamine HCl Acts Directly On Alpha- And, To A Lesser Degree, Beta-adrenergic Receptors In The Mucosa Of The Respiratory Tract. Stimulation Of Alpha-adrenergic Receptors Produces Vasoconstriction, Reduces Tissue Hyperemia, Edema, And Nasal Congestion, And Increases Nasal Airway Patency. PPA Indirectly Stimulates Beta-receptors, Producing Tachycardia And A Positive Inotropic Effect.
Drug Interaction of Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride :Phenylpropanolamine Hcl Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Acebutolol, Atropine (Sulphate), Bromocriptine (Mesylate), Debrisoquine (Sulphate), Doxepin (HCl), Ephedrine, Furazolidone, Guanethidine, Indomethacin, Moclobemide, Sibutramine, Thioridazine (HCl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride :Hypertension, Epileptic Seizures, Hallucinations, Psychosis, Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Palpitation, Tremors, Chest Tightness.

INTERACTIONS OF PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE


How Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Phenylpropanolamine Hydrochloride

No Studies Found