Wikoryl Af Syp
Wikoryl Af Syp
Wikoryl Af Syp

Wikoryl Af Syp

By ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS
60ml Syrup in Bottle
59.08*
MRP 72.05
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Phenylephrine(5.0 Mg) + Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Wikoryl AF syrup is used for temporary relief in common cold and allergic rhinitis. It helps in improving symptoms like runny and stuffed nose, sneezing and throat irritation. It contains a combinatio...
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uses

Uses of Wikoryl Af Syp

Wikoryl AF syrup is used for the symptomatic treatment of common cold and allergic rhinitis
contraindications

Contraindications of Wikoryl Af Syp

  • If you are allergic to chlorpheniramine or phenylephrine or any of the ingredient of this medicine
  • If you have taken medicines for brain disorders such as rasagiline in the last 14 days
  • If you are suffering from high blood pressure or heart disease
  • If you have diabetes, increased pressure inside the eyes (glaucoma)
  • If you are suffering from the overactive thyroid gland and breathing problems like bronchitis
  • If you experience difficulty in urination due to enlarged prostate gland
sideEffects

Side effects of Wikoryl Af Syp

  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness
  • Incoordination
  • Dizziness
  • Excitation
  • Confusion
  • Increased blood pressure
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Wikoryl Af Syp

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Wikoryl AF syrup during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine can be recommended during pregnancy only if your doctor considers it essential. Refrain from self-medication.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Wikoryl AF syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
A component of the Wikoryl AF syrup passes into the breastmilk. So it is recommended not to consume it unless prescribed by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Wikoryl AF syrup?
A:
You may experience drowsiness, dizziness or blurred vision after taking Wikoryl AF syrup. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Wikoryl AF syrup?
A:
Alcohol intake can make you feel more drowsy or sleepy. It is advised to avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment with Wikoryl AF syrup.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are already taking medicines for psychiatric illness, as it can enhance drowsiness
  • You are experiencing drowsiness, nervousness.
  • You don't feel any improvement in your symptoms within a week.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You have asthma or any airway obstruction problems.
  • You have a kidney or liver disease.
  • You have a history of fits or seizures.
  • You have a history of tumour in the adrenal gland.
  • You have a blockage in your stomach and intestine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Wikoryl Af Syp

How Does It Work?

  • Wikoryl AF syrup works by combined action of its two components chlorpheneramine and phenylephrine. Chlorpheniramine acts by blocking the action of histamine a natural substance produced by the body d...
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  • Phenylephrine acts is an vasoconsrictor, it shrinks or constricts the blood vessles in the nasal passage and improves congestion.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Wikoryl Af Syp

  • Take Wikoryl AF syrup as prescribed by your doctor
  • Do not consume this medicine directly from bottle
  • Read any special instruction on the package
interactions

Interactions of Wikoryl Af Syp

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat brain disorders or psychiatric illness should not be used with the Wikoryl AF as it can lead to a risk of heart-related side effects or increased blood pressure.
  • Wikoryl AF can reduce the effectiveness of high blood pressure medicines and can increase blood pressure abruptly.
  • Wikoryl AF should not be taken along with medicines used to treat heart failures such as digoxin as it can increase the risk of irregular heartbeat or heart attack.
  • Phenytoin and ergot containing medicines should not be consumed along with the Wikoryl AF as it can lead to toxicity.
  • Other medicines like medicines to induce sleep or anti-anxiety medicines and ceratin painkillers should be used as they can induce sedation.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible drug interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Wikoryl Af Syp

  • Store Wikoryl AF syrup between 20°- 25°C
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Wikoryl Af Syp

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose of Wikoryl AF syrup may include irregular heartbeat, hallucinations, fits or you may sometimes pass out. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Wikoryl AF syrup, 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 doub...
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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: For how long do I need to take this medicine?

A: Take Wikoryl AF syrup as per the prescribed dosage duration by your doctor as this medicine can cause dizziness or sleepiness. So do not give this medicine to induce sleep to the children.

Q: Any precautions do I need to take while taking Wikoryl AF syrup?

A: Do not consume alcohol or any other cough medicines along with Wikoryl AF syrup. It can lead to excessive dizziness or sleepiness. Caution is recommended while driving or operating machinery.

Q: Can I take Wikoryl AF syrup, if I have high blood pressure?

A: Wikoryl AF syrup is not recommended for patients having high blood pressure as it can increase your blood pressure abruptly and can also reduce the effectiveness of high blood pressure medicines.

Q: Can I give Wikoryl AF syrup to my 2 months old baby?

A: No, Wikoryl AF syrup should not be used in children below 6 months of age. Also, you should always consult a child specialist before giving any medicine to your baby as their organs are very delicate and sensitive.

Q: What is the use of Wikoryl AF syrup?

A: Wikoryl AF syrup is used for relieving common cold and allergic rhinitis with the symptoms of throat pain, sneezing, runny or stuffed nose.

Q: Can I give the Wikoryl AF syrup to my 2-year-old baby for fever?

A: Wikoryl AF syrup should not be used to treat fever. It helps in relieving symptoms of the common cold without fever. Always consult your doctor before giving any medicine to your child.

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ContainsPhenylephrine(5.0 Mg),Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)
UsesCold, allergic rhinitis
Side effectsDrowsiness, headache, vomiting, weakness
Last Updated on: 19 Aug 2021 | 02:26 PM (IST)
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