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Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup
Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
73.95*
MRP 87.00
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Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup Description

Asthakind-DX SF syrup is used for temporary relief from cough, throat irritation, sneezing & a stuffed nose due to an allergy or cold (allergic rhinitis). Asthakind-DX SF syrup contains a combination

of three medicines, namely chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine. It works by reducing the symptoms of allergies, cough and nasal congestion or blockage due to allergy. Asthakind-DX Sugar-Free syrup can be taken with or without food, but it should be taken in the correct doses and for the exact duration as advised by the doctor or pharmacist.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹73.95
You Save₹13.05 (15% on MRP)
ContainsPhenylephrine(5.0 Mg) + Dextromethorphan(15.0 Mg) + Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic rhinitis
Side effectsNausea, dry mouth, stomach pain, constipation, itching
TherapyCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
Check more medicines with composition as Phenylephrine(5.0 Mg) + Dextromethorphan(15.0 Mg) + Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)

Uses of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Asthakind-DX SF syrup is used for relieving cough, throat irritation, sneezing, watery eyes, runny, or stuffed nose due to cold and allergy.

Contraindications of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • If you have any known allergy to chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, phenylephrine or any ingredient of this syrup.
  • If you have high blood pressure, a heart-related disorder such as heart attack and blockage.
  • If you have severe airway related infection or asthma (this syrup should not be used for relieving cough due to asthma attacks).
  • If you are taking medicines to treat brain-related disorders.
  • If you are suffering from urinary retention problem or an eye disorder called glaucoma.
  • This syrup is not meant to be used in children and during breastfeeding.

Side effects of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • Nausea
  • Dry mouth
  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation
  • Itching
  • Skin rash
  • Blurred vision

Precautions and Warnings of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Asthakind-DX SF syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Asthakind-DX SF syrup should be avoided in pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Asthakind-DX SF syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Asthakind-DX SF syrup should not be used by breastfeeding women as components of this syrup may pass into breastmilk and can harm the breastfed baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Asthakind-DX SF syrup?
A:
Asthakind-DX SF syrup may make you dizzy and feel sleepy. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Asthakind-DX SF syrup?
A:
Alcohol intake, along with the use of Asthakind-DX SF syrup, can make you dizzier or drowsier. Thus, you should avoid consuming alcohol while taking this syrup and discuss with your doctor if you drink too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart disorder, blockage, high blood pressure or irregular heartbeats.
  • You have liver or kidney disease or ulcers in the stomach or intestine.
  • You have asthma or airway infection or disorder or wet cough.
  • You have a blockage in the stomach or intestine or any part of your digestive tract.
  • You have enlarged prostate gland (BPH) or have trouble in urination.
  • You have a thyroid-related disorder or a tumour in the adrenal gland (Pheochromocytoma).
  • You are suffering from an eye disorder called glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye).

Mode of Action of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

How Does It Work?

  • Asthakind-DX SF syrup works by the combined action of its components. It has anti-allergic, cough suppressant and decongestant properties.
  • Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant, and acts on a specific part of cough centre or brain and reduces the cough.
  • Phenylephrine is a nasal decongestant. It works by reducing the swelling of blood vessels of nasal passage by constricting the blood vessels and thereby relieves nasal congestion or blockage.
  • Chlorpheniramine is an anti-allergic agent. It helps in relieving symptoms of allergy. It works by blocking the release of specific natural substance histamine, which is responsible for allergic sympt...
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Directions for Use of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • Take Asthakind-DX SF syrup as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before every use.
  • Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities.
  • Do not consume this syrup directly from the bottle.

Interactions of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Interactions with other medicines

  • Asthakind-DX SF syrup should not be consumed with or at least after two weeks of consuming certain medicines used to treat brain-related disorders such as isocarboxazid, phenelzine, selegiline etc.
  • Medicines used to treat infections (antibiotics) like linezolid and medicines used to relax the muscles like oxazepam & baclofen should not be taken along with this syrup.
  • You should always inform the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements to avoid any interaction.

Storage and disposal of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

  • Store Asthakind-DX SF syrup at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight, heat, and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Asthakind Dx Sugar Free Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Asthakind-DX SF syrup can be agitation, confusion, fits, sleepiness, fusing and twitching of muscles. If you think you have taken an excessive dose of this syrup, contact your ...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss any dose of Asthakind-DX SF syrup, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Asthakind-DX SF syrup?

A: Asthakind-DX SF syrup is used for temporary relief from cough and allergic symptoms such as sneezing, watery eyes, nasal blockage due to an allergy or cold.

Q: Does Asthakind-DX SF syrup contain a steroid?

A: No, Asthakind-DX SF syrup does not contain any steroidal component.

Q: Is Asthakind-DX SF syrup habit-forming?

A: No, Asthakind-DX SF syrup has not shown any habit-forming tendencies.

Q: What is the difference between Asthakind-DX SF syrup and Asthakind-DX LS syrup?

A: Asthakind-DX SF syrup and Asthakind-DX LS syrup vary in their composition and usage. Asthakind-DX SF syrup is used for relieving cough, and allergic symptoms due to an allergy or cold, and it has three ingredients, namely Chlorpheniramine, Phenylephrine and Dextromethorphan. However, Asthakind-DX LS is used for relieving symptoms of Bronchospasm such as coughing, wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and breathing difficulties in conditions such as asthma and airway disorders. Asthakind-DX LS contains Ambroxol, Levosalbutamol and Guaifenesin as main ingredients.

Q: Is Asthakind-DX junior syrup and Asthakind-DX SF syrup same?

A: No, both the syrups differ in the strength of their ingredients. Asthakind-DX junior syrup is specifically formulated with low dose of medicinal ingredients for use in children. Asthakind-DX SF syrup is intended for use in adults and should never be used for children.

Q: Can Asthakind DX syrup be used during pregnancy?

A: You should consult your doctor before using Asthakind DX syrup during pregnancy as there is limited information about its use in pregnant women.

Q: I have an overactive thyroid. Can I use Asthakind -DX sugar-free syrup?

A: Asthakind-DX sugar-free syrup is to be used with caution in those having overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism). Consult your doctor before the use of this medicine.

Q: What happens if I unintentionally take a higher than the recommended dose of Asthakind-DX sugar-free syrup?

A: It is always safe to take the syrup in dosage as prescribed by the doctor. Taking excessive dose may cause harm, it can lead to symptoms like fits, mental confusion, excited behaviour, irritated behaviour and uncontrolled jerks in the muscles. Consult your doctor or nearest hospital if you experience these symptoms.

Q: Is Asthakind DX Sugar-Free syrup safe for diabetic patients?

A: Yes, Asthakind DX Sugar-Free syrup is a sugar-free syrup and can be used by diabetic patients. However, it is advised to take this syrup only under the doctor's recommendation.

Q: Does Asthakind DX Sugar-Free syrup cause dryness of the mouth?

A: Yes, sometimes you may experience dry mouth during the treatment with Asthakind DX Sugar-Free syrup. So it is advisable to drink plenty of fluids while taking Asthakind DX Sugar-Free syrup it will also help to loosen mucus.

Q: Is Asthakind syrup for children?

A: No, do not give this syrup or any other medicine without consulting your child's doctor.

Q: What are the side effects of the Asthakind dx?

A: Nausea, dry mouth, stomach pain, constipation, itching are a few common side effects of the Asthakind dx. However, these symptoms are usually mild and go away with time.

Q: How does Asthakind DX work?

  • Asthakind-DX SF syrup works by the combined action of its components. It has anti-allergic, cough suppressant and decongestant properties.
  • Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant, that acts on a specific part of the cough centre or brain and reduces the cough.
  • Phenylephrine is a nasal decongestant. It works by reducing the swelling of blood vessels of nasal passage by constricting the blood vessels and thereby relieves nasal congestion or blockage.
  • Chlorpheniramine is an anti-allergic agent. It helps in relieving symptoms of allergy. It works by blocking the release of specific natural substance histamine, which is responsible for allergic symp...
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Q: How do you take Asthakind DX?

A: Take Asthakind Dx syrup exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities. It can be taken at any time of the day as per the requirement or as advised by the doctor. It is advisable to take it in exact dose only. You should not consume more than the prescribed daily dose by the doctor.

Q: When should I take Asthakind?

A: Asthakind-DX syrup can be taken with or without food, but it should be taken in the correct doses and for the exact duration as advised by the doctor.

Q: Is Asthakind safe for heart patients?

A: Asthakind DX sugar-free syrup should be used with caution in patients with any heart disorder, blockage, high blood pressure or irregular heartbeats. Inform your doctor if you are suffering from any cardiovascular disease before using this medicine.

Q: Does Asthakind cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, Asthakind DX sugar-free syrup may cause drowsiness/sleepiness. If you experience any such effects after taking this medicine, it is advised to avoid driving, operating machinery or performing any such tasks that require mental alertness.

Q: What is Asthakind Dx syrup dose?

A: The dose of Asthakind DX sugar-free syrup will be decided by the doctor based on your signs and symptoms. You should take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed dose.

Q: What is Asthakind Dx syrup content?

A: Asthakind-DX sugar-free syrup contains a combination of three medicines, namely chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine as active substances.
Product Details
Brand
ASTHAKIND DX
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 03 Jun 2022 | 11:55 AM (IST)

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