Brochifar

Brochifar

Manufacturer:

Ifars
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Paracetamol 500 mg, dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg, phenylpropanolamine HCl 15 mg, chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic relief of flu eg, fever, headache, nasal congestion, sneezing associated w/ non-productive cough.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1 caplet 3-4 times daily, 6-12 yr ½ caplet 3-4 times daily.
Contraindications
Sensitivity to other sympathomimetic agents, severe HTN, cardiac disorders, DM, severe liver dysfunction.
Special Precautions
HTN, overwt. Liver & kidney dysfunction, glaucoma, prostate hypertrophy, hyperthyroid, urinary retention, alcohol consumption, resp disorders, debilitated patients, hypoxia. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <6 yr. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, indigestion, psychomotor disorder, tachycardia, arrhythmia, palpitation, urinary retention, liver damage (high dose & prolonged use).
Drug Interactions
May cause hypertensive crisis w/ MAOIs.
ATC Classification
R05DA09 - dextromethorphan ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Brochifar caplet
Packing/Price
10's
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