Axcel Dextrozine

Axcel Dextrozine

Manufacturer:

Kotra Pharma

Distributor:

Kotra Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 5 mL Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg, promethazine HCl 3.6 mg
Indications/Uses
Relief of congestion & dry irritating cough eg, those associated w/ common cold, upper resp tract infection & allergic rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 10 mL 6-8 hrly, max: 40 mL/24 hr, childn 6-12 yr 5 mL 6-8 hrly, max: 20 mL/24 hr, 2-6 yr 2.5 mL 6-8 hrly, max: 10 mL/24 hr.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hepatic disease. Childn <2 yr.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ or at risk of developing resp failure; narrow-angle glaucoma, hyperthyroidism, CV disease. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Hepatic disease. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Dizziness, drowsiness, GI disturbances, headache, blurred vision, dry mouth, urinary retention, constipation, increased gastric reflux, thickened resp tract secretion, chest tightness.
Drug Interactions
Quinidine, CNS depressants including alcohol, barbiturates, hypnotics, narcotic analgesics, sedatives & tranquillisers, MAOIs.
ATC Classification
R05DA20 - combinations ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Axcel Dextrozine syr
Packing/Price
(sour plum) 100 mL x 1's; (sour plum) 60 mL x 1's
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