Cofton Tablet is an antiallergic medicine used in common cold and allergy including allergy to pollen or dust. It contains chlorpheniramine, which is an antiallergic group of medicines. It works by opposing the action of histamine, formed in the body in certain allergic conditions. Take as prescribed by a doctor. Cofton Tablet should not be used in pregnancy, breastfeeding, and children below 6-years of age. Inform the doctor about other medicines you are consuming, especially the medicines for brain diseases or to induce sleep, as concomitant use of the medicines with Cofton Tablet, causes excessive sleepiness....
Q: Does the intake of Cofton Tablet cause sleepiness?
A: Yes, sleepiness is the main side effect of Cofton Tablet. Thus belongs to a group of medicine called sedating antihistamines.
Q: How does Cofton Tablet work?
A: Cofton Tablet works by opposing the action of a substance called histamine, a chemical formed in the body in certain allergic conditions.
Q: Can Cofton Tablet be taken with other cold or allergy medicine such as cetirizine?
A: Taking Cofton Tablet with other cold or allergy medicine should be avoided, as it may increase sleepiness or may cause other untoward side effects.