Corex Dx Syrup is used for temporary relief from cough due to throat irritation, sneezing & running nose. It is a combination of medicine containing chlorpheniramine and dextromethorphan as its active ingredients. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic medicine whereas dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. You should avoid taking the Corex Dx Syrup with other medicines used to treat your psychiatric illness, as it may worsen your condition. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed....
Q: Can I use Corex Dx Syrup along with other medicines used to treat my psychiatric illness?
A: No, you should not use Corex Dx Syrup if you are taking medicines for mental illness.
Q: How long does it take for Corex Dx Syrup to show its action?
A: It can start showing its action approximately after 2 hours of consumption. However, it varies among individuals depending on their physiological nature.
Q: Can I take Corex Dx Syrup if I have an eye problem?
A: Corex Dx Syrup contains chlorpheniramine, it increases the pressure in the eye and thus decreases the effectiveness of glaucoma medicines. So it is always advisable to talk to your doctor about your eye problem before using this Syrup.
Q: How long do I need to take Corex Dx Syrup?
A: You should take Corex Dx Syrup in the dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take an excess dose as it may cause undesired effects. Inform your doctor if your symptoms do not ease or there is a relapse with headache, fever, and rash even after using the cough Syrup for 7 days.
Q: Is it safe to use Corex Dx Syrup while breastfeeding?
A: Corex Dx Syrup should not be used during breastfeeding, as there is no sufficient data about whether the medicine passes through the breastmilk.