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Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

By DR REDDY'S LAB (WOCKHARDT)
100ml Syrup in Bottle

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Phenylephrine(5.0 Mg) + Dextromethorphan(15.0 Mg) + Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Zedex plus syrup is used for temporary relief from cough, throat irritation, sneezing & stuffy nose due to an allergy or cold. Zedex plus syrup has a combination of chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

Zedex plus syrup is used for relieving cough, throat irritation, sneezing, watery eyes, runny or stuffed nose due to cold and allergy.
contraindications

Contraindications of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

  • If you are allergic to chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine or any other ingredient of this syrup.
  • If you have high blood pressure, heart-related disorders such as incidences of heart attack and blockage.
  • If you have serious airway related infection or asthma (this medicine 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.
  • Zedex plus syrup is not meant to be used in children and breastfeeding women.
sideEffects

Side effects of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

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

Precautions and Warnings of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Zedex plus syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Zedex plus syrup should not be used by breastfeeding women as components of this syrup may pass into breastmilk and can harm the breastfed baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Zedex plus syrup?
A:
You may feel dizzy or drowsy after taking Zedex plus syrup. It's better not to drive or operate any machinery if you experience such symptoms.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Zedex plus syrup?
A:
Alcohol consumption, along with syrup, can make you feel more dizzy and drowsy. It is advisable to limit or avoid alcoholic beverages during the treatment and discuss it with your doctor if you drink too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

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 type of 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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

How Does It Work?

  • Zedex plus syrup works by coaction of its three components. It has anti-allergic, cough suppressant and decongestant properties.
  • Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. It acts on a certain part of the cough center 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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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

Take Zedex plus syrup as prescribed by your doctor. Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities. Do not consume Zedex plus syrup directly from the bottle.
interactions

Interactions of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Zedex plus syrup should not be consumed with or at least after 2 weeks of consumption of certain medicines used for the treatment of brain-related disorders such as isocarboxazid, phenelzine, selegili...
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  • Medicines used to treat infections (antibiotics) like linezolid and medicine used to relax the muscles like oxazepam and baclofen should not be taken along with Zedex plus syrup.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interaction.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Zedex Plus Sf 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

Dosage of Zedex Plus Sf Syrup 100ml

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Zedex plus syrup can be agitation, confusion, fits, drowsiness, fusing and twitching of muscles. If you think you have taken too much of Zedex plus syrup contact your doctor im...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose, take the next dose as soon as you remember. Do not take a double dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions do I need to take while taking Zedex plus syrup?

A: It is advised to inform about your health condition to the doctor if you are suffering from diabetes, dependency on alcohol or suffering from liver disease or have any medical condition and are on any medication currently.

Q: Does Zedex plus syrup contain steroids?

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

Q: What is Zedex plus syrup used for?

A: Zedex plus syrup is used for temporary relief from cough and allergic symptoms such as sneezing, watery eyes, nasal blockage due to an allergy or cold.
Last Updated on: 08 May 2021 | 07:53 AM (IST)
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