Sedilix-DM

Sedilix-DM

Manufacturer:

Xepa-Soul Pattinson

Distributor:

Four Star
/
FP Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 5 mL Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 30 mg, promethazine HCl 3.125 mg
Indications/Uses
Relief of dry irritating coughs eg, those associated w/ common cold or upper resp tract infections. Helps relieve nasal congestion, sneezing & rhinorrhoea associated w/ allergy & common cold.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 10 mL every 6 hr. Childn 6-12 yr 5 mL every 6 hr.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Persistent or chronic cough (eg, w/ smoking, emphysema, asthma) or coughing accompanied by excessive secretions. Patients w/ asthma; during acute asthma attacks. Concomitant use w/ or w/in 2 wk from stopping MAOI therapy. Liver disease.
Special Precautions
Use w/ caution in patients w/ epilepsy, prostatic hypertrophy, glaucoma, hepatic disease, HTN, heart disease, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, peptic ulcer stenosis, pyloro-duodenal or bladder neck obstruction. Avoid taking w/ alcohol. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, dizziness & constipation. GIT discomfort.
Drug Interactions
Possible systemic reactions w/ betahistine, certain anxiolytics & hypnotics, metoclopramide & antiparkinson drugs.
ATC Classification
R05DA20 - combinations ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Sedilix-DM linctus
Packing/Price
120 mL x 1's;90 mL x 1's
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