Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup Description
Aerodil-DX syrup is used to provide symptomatic relief from the dry cough caused by throat irritation and allergic symptoms such as sneezing and a running nose. It contains two active components name
ly, chlorpheniramine and dextromethorphan. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic medicine, whereas dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. You should avoid taking this syrup along with medicines used to treat your psychiatric illness, as it may worsen your condition. Take the Aerodil-DX syrup as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. You can take the Aerodil-DX syrup with or without food. Shake the bottle well before each use.
|You Save||₹11.40 (15% on MRP)|
|Contains||Dextromethorphan(10.0 Mg) + Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(4.0 Mg)|
|Side effects||Dizziness, nervousness, sleepiness, upset stomach, confusion|
|Therapy||COUGH COLD PREPARATION|
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Uses of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Contraindications of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
- If you are allergic to chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan or any other components of this syrup.
- If you have or have recently taken medicines for brain-related disorders like isocarboxazid, phenelzine, selegiline etc. In case you don't know whether your prescription includes such medicines, ask your doctor before taking Aerodil-DX syrup....
Side effects of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
- Upset stomach
- Blurring of vision
Precautions and Warnings of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Other General Warnings
- You have a cough for a long duration with a lot of mucous (like asthma, emphysema or smoking).
- You have an underlying medical condition such as glaucoma (increase pressure in the eye), any kind of heart disorder, breathing problems, high blood pressure, fits, etc.
- You have difficulty in urination and frequent urge to go to urination (enlarged prostate).
- In young children, this medicine may produce excitement instead of drowsiness, so be cautious while giving this syrup to children.
- Older people should be cautious while using the Aerodil-DX syrup as they are more prone to develop dizziness and urination difficulties with this syrup.
- It is not recommended to use this syrup in children below 2 years of age.
- You need to stop using this syrup and ask a doctor if the cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache. These could be the signs of a serious ailment....
Mode of Action of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
How Does It Work?
- Natural substances like histamine released in our body are responsible for allergies, such as sneezing or runny nose. Chlorpheniramine blocks the effect of these substances and provides relief in symptoms of a common cold....
- There are specific areas in the brain (cough center), which, when activated, produces coughing. Dextromethorphan affects these areas and deactivates them, thus helps in relieving the coughing.
Directions for Use of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
- Take Aerodil-DX syrup as per doctor's prescription
- Shake well before the use and use a measuring cup or spoon for measurement
- Do not take more than four doses in 24 hours
Interactions of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Interactions with other medicines
- Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Aerodil-DX syrup or this medicine itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
- Always inform your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for any disorders....
- In particular, if you are taking medicines for brain-related disorders like alprazolam, medicines used to treat cough, muscle-relaxing medicines, other antihistaminic medicines such as cetirizine or diphenhydramine, etc....
Interactions with food items
Storage and disposal of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
- Store Aerodil-DX syrup below 25°C in a clean and dry place.
- Please protect it from moisture, sunlight and heat.
- Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
Dosage of Aerodil Dx Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Missed a Dose
Dr. Nikita Toshi
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)
Dr. Ritu Budania
MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Can I use Aerodil-DX syrup if I am having a prostate problem?
Q: Can I use Aerodil-DX syrup along with other medicines used to treat my psychiatric illness?
Q: Can Aerodil-DX syrup be used in children?
Q: How long does it take for Aerodil-DX syrup to show its action?
Q: Can I take Aerodil-DX syrup if I have an eye problem?
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