Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml
Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml
Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

By BLUE CROSS LABORATORIES PRIVATE LIMITED
100ml Syrup in Bottle
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Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml Description

Tusq-DX syrup is used for short-term relief from cough. It is also used for treating irritation in the throat, sneezing & blocked nose due to an allergy or cold. The syrup contains three active ingred...
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ContainsPhenylephrine(5.0 Mg),Dextromethorphan(15.0 Mg),Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic rhinitis
Side effectsBlurred vision, dry mouth, itching, rashes, nausea
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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Uses of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

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

Contraindications of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

  • If you have a known allergy to chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine or any ingredient of this syrup.
  • If you have high blood pressure, heart-related disorders such as incidences of heart attack and blockage.
  • If you have a serious 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 a urinary retention problem or an eye disorder called glaucoma.
  • This syrup is not meant to be used in children and breastfeeding women.

Side effects of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

  • Blurred vision
  • Dry mouth
  • Itching
  • Rashes
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Tusq-DX syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should avoid taking this syrup as there is no safety information available on the use of Tusq-DX syrup during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Tusq-DX syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Tusq-DX 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 Tusq-DX syrup?
A:
You may feel dizzy or drowsy after taking this medicine. It is not recommended to drive after using this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Tusq-DX syrup?
A:
Avoid alcohol consumption with this syrup as it can make you feel more dizzy and drowsy. It is recommended to avoid alcoholic beverages during the treatment and discuss with your doctor if you consume alcohol too often.

Other General Warnings

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

Mode of Action of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

How Does It Work?

  • Tusq-DX syrup works by the combined effect of its three components. It has anti-allergic, cough suppressant and decongestant properties.
  • Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant, it 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 certain natural substance histamine, which is responsible for allergic sympto...
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Directions for Use of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

  • Take Tusq-DX syrup as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities.
  • Do not consume Chericof syrup directly from the bottle.

Interactions of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tusq-DX syrup should not be consumed with or at least after two weeks of consumption of certain medicines used for the treatment of brain-related disorders such as isocarboxazid, phenelzine, selegilin...
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  • Medicines (antibiotics) used to treat infections like linezolid and medicine used to relax the muscles like oxazepam and baclofen should not be taken along with this syrup.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interaction.

Storage and disposal of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

  • Store the syrup at room temperature.
  • Keep it away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Tusq Dx Cough Syrup 100ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose can be agitation, confusion, fits, drowsiness, fusing and twitching of muscles. If you think you have taken an excessive dose of this syrup, contact your doctor immediately or ...
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Missed a Dose

Do not take a double dose if you have missed the dose; take the next dose as soon as you remember.

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: Do I need to take any precautions while taking the Tusq-DX syrup?

A: Tusq-DX syrup may contain sugar or alcohol as an additive. It is advised to tell your health conditions to the doctor if you have diabetes, dependency on alcohol or suffering from liver disease.

Q: Can I use Tusq-DX syrup for Dry cough?

A: Yes, Tusq-DX syrup can be used for dry cough. However, it is important to consult the doctor before using this medicine.

Q: Does Tusq-DX syrup contain steroids?

A: No, it does not contain any steroidal component.

Q: What is the difference between Tusq-DX syrup and Tusq-LS Syrup?

A: Tusq-DX syrup and Tusq-LS Syrup vary in their composition and usage. Tusq-DX syrup is a combination of three active ingredients, namely Chlorpheniramine, Phenylephrine and Dextromethorphan. It is used for relieving cough and allergic symptoms due to an allergy or cold. Whereas, Tusq-LS Syrup is a combination of Levosalbutamol, Ambroxol and Guaifenesin & it is used for relieving symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, breathing difficulties in conditions such as asthma and airway disorders. However, it is important to consult a doctor before using these syrup and self-medication should be avoided.

Q: What is the difference between Tusq-DX syrup and Tusq-X Syrup?

A: Tusq-DX syrup and Tusq-X Syrup vary in their composition and usage. Tusq-DX syrup is a combination of three active ingredients, namely chlorpheniramine, Phenylephrine and Dextromethorphan. It is used for relieving cough and allergic symptoms due to an allergy or cold. Whereas, Tusq-X Syrup is a combination of Terbutaline, Ambroxol and Guaifenesin. It is used for relieving symptoms of wet cough, i.e. cough accompanied by phlegm. However, it is essential to consult a doctor before using these syrup, and self-medication should be avoided.

Q: Can I take Tusq-DX syrup during breast-feeding phase?

A: No, this medicine should not be used while you are breast-feeding your baby as the medicine may pass through the milk to the new born and cause undesired effects.

Q: Can Tusq-DX syrup be given to a person having glaucoma?

A: No, if you are suffering from glaucoma you should not take Tusq-DX syrup. Please consult your doctor before use, otherwise, it may worsen the symptoms. Avoid self medication.

Q: I feel drowsy and dizzy after taking Tusq-DX cough syrup, is it normal ?

A: Yes, drowsiness and dizziness are among the side-effects caused on taking Tusq-DX cough syrup. Consult your doctor if symptoms get severe.

Q: Can I take the Tusq dx along with my other medications?

A: Particular medicines can interfere with the action of the Tusq dx if taken at the same time. Always inform your doctor about all the medicine 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 disorder.

Q: Is there any side effect of the Tusq dx syrup?

A: Sometimes you might experience side effects like nausea, vomiting, rash, dry mouth, etc. These side effects usually resolve with time. But if you persistently feel these symptoms then contact your doctor straight away.

Q: Is there any side effect of Tusq dx syrup?

A: Blurred vision, dry mouth, stomach ache, constipation, etc are a few common side effects of Tusq dx. These symptoms usually resolve with time. However, if these symptoms persist, immediately contact your doctor.

Q: What are the contenst present in Tusq dx?

A: The contents present in Tusq dx are chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine, as its active components.

Q: When do you take the Tusq DX syrup?

A: Tusq DX syrup 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. Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities. You should not consume more than the prescribed daily dose by the doctor.

Q: How does TUSQ DX work?

  • Tusq-DX syrup works by the combined effect of its three components. It has anti-allergic, cough suppressant and decongestant properties.
  • Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant, it 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 certain natural substances histamine, which is responsible for allergic sympt...
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Q: Can I take Tusq-DX while using antidepressants?

A: No, it is not recommended to use Tusq-DX syrup while taking antidepressants or have taken antidepressants within the last 14 days. Concomitant use of both the medicine might cause fatal consequences. Kindly consult your doctor before taking it. Avoid self-medication of medicine.

Q: Can Tusq DX syrup be used for chronic or persistent cough?

A: Tusq Dx can be used in the persistent of chronic cough. However, you must not self medicate yourself. Kindly consult your doctor and take this medicine only on advice.

Q: Can Tusq dx be given to infants?

A: No, do not give this medicine or any other medicine to infants without consulting paediatrician.

Q: Is Tusq dx cough syrup sugar free?

A: No, Tusq dx cough syrup is not sugar-free. Therefore it should be used after a doctors advise only and caution is advised to diabetic patients.

Q: What is Tusq dx dosage for adult?

A: The doctor will decide the specific dose for a specific duration depending upon the severity of the condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Is Tusq dx syrup safe in pregnancy?

A: Pregnant women should avoid taking this syrup as there is no safety information available on the use of Tusq-DX syrup during pregnancy.
Product Details
Brand
TUSQ DX
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 02 Jun 2022 | 05:57 PM (IST)

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