Dexcophan

Dexcophan

dextromethorphan

Manufacturer:

Hovid

Distributor:

DCH Auriga - Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dextromethorphan HBr
Indications/Uses
Treatment of unproductive cough.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 15-30 mg 4 hrly. Max: 120 mg/day. Childn 7-12 yr 7.5-15 mg 4 hrly. Max: 60 mg/day.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to propylene glycol.
Special Precautions
Hepatic impairment. Asthma. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, dizziness, GI disturbances, mental confusion.
Drug Interactions
May cause CNS depression w/ MAOIs.
ATC Classification
R05DA09 - dextromethorphan ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dexcophan FC tab 15 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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