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Suppressa Syrup 100ml

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100ml Syrup in Bottle
21.28*
MRP 25.04
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Suppressa 10 MG Description

Suppressa Syrup is used to treat dry cough. It contains dextromethorphan, an antitussive medicine that suppresses the cough. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as

prescribed. Driving and handling any machinery should be avoided because this medicine can make you feel dizzy. Before using the Suppressa Syrup, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

modeOfAction

Product Summary

Offer Price₹21.28
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ContainsDextromethorphan(10.0 Mg)
UsesDry cough
Side effectsItching, rashes, redness, dizziness, drowsiness, sleepiness
TherapyCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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uses

Uses of Suppressa 10 MG

Suppressa Syrup is used for the relief of persistent dry cough.
contraindications

Contraindications of Suppressa 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to dextromethorphan or any of the ingredients of Suppressa Syrup.
  • If you are already taking any medicines for psychiatric disorders such as Escitalopram, Mirtazapine.
  • If you are at risk of developing respiratory disorders like breathing difficulty.
  • It should not be given to children below 12 years of age.
sideEffects

Side effects of Suppressa 10 MG

  • Itching, rashes
  • Dizziness, drowsiness, sleepiness
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Suppressa 10 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Suppressa Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of Suppressa Syrup in pregnancy. Hence it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Suppressa Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding, as no information is available on the use of the Suppressa Syrup during breastfeeding. Your doctor will tell you about the use of this medicine after assessing the benefits over risks.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Suppressa Syrup?
A:
Suppressa Syrup can affect your driving ability. If you feel any symptoms like dizziness or drowsiness, try to avoid driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Suppressa Syrup?
A:
Alcohol intake along with Suppressa Syrup can cause sedation. It is advisable to avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from persistent cough or asthma.
  • You have a liver problem because it requires much caution.
  • You have been told by your doctor that you are a slow metabolizer of medicines used for psychiatric disorders (CYP2D6). Doctors advise caution for such patients.
  • You are already taking any other cough/cold medicines or any other medicines to treat mental conditions, as it may enhance the side effects.
  • Your child develops an allergy, then it should be used with caution.
  • You have previously suffered from withdrawal symptoms like aggression, anxiety, sweating when you suddenly stopped taking drugs or alcohol.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Suppressa 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Suppressa Syrup acts by suppressing the cough centre in the brain and stops or suppresses the cough.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Suppressa 10 MG

  • Take Suppressa 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

Interactions of Suppressa 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Suppressa Syrup works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Concomitant use of the Suppressa Syrup and medicine to treat psychiatric disorders such as Selegiline, Rasagiline should be avoided, as there are chances of adverse effects like high fever, hallucinat...
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  • Simultaneous use of this medicine along with the medicines used to treat psychiatric disorders such as Amitriptyline, Citalopram, can lead to adverse effects like aggression, confusion, diarrhoea, res...
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  • Other medicines are Amiodarone, Flecainide, and Propafenone, Sertraline, Bupropion, Methadone, Cinacalcet, Haloperidol, Perphenazine, and Thioridazine, Quinidine, and Terbinafine, which may affect the...
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  • Concomitant use of this medicine with alcohol, antiallergic medicines, and medicines used to treat psychiatric diseases may enhance the sedative effect of the medicine
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Suppressa 10 MG

  • Store Suppressa Syrup below 30°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets
dosage

Dosage of Suppressa 10 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include uncontrolled movement of eyes, dilation of pupil, nausea, vomiting, depression, excitation, laziness, dizziness, slurred speech, mental confusion, breathing difficulty...
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Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of Suppressa Syrup, then take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

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: I have a cough, can I take Suppressa Syrup?

A: Suppressa Syrup is for dry cough only. You should consult a doctor before taking this medicine. Do not self medicate without consulting the doctor.

Q: Any precautions do I need to take before starting this treatment with Suppressa Syrup?

A: Yes, you should tell your doctor if you are already taking any other cough medicines, any medicines for brain disease as it may enhance the side effects.

Q: Does Suppressa Syrup contain steroids?

A: No, Suppressa Syrup does not contain steroids, it contains Dextromethorphan, an antitussive medicine that suppresses the cough.

Q: How long should I take Suppressa Syrup?

A: You should take Suppressa Syrup in doses and duration prescribed by your doctor, as it shall be based on your medical diagnosis.

Q: Is Suppressa Syrup for dry cough?

A: Yes, Suppressa Syrup is good for dry cough. It is an antitussive medicine that suppresses coughing.

Q: When should you take Suppressa Syrup?

A: You must take Suppressa Syrup exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Usually, it should be taken 30 minutes before sleep for uninterrupted and sound sleep.
Product Details
Brand
SUPPRESSA
Expires on or After
05/05/2023
Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2022 | 06:59 AM (IST)
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