Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Cough suppressant
Adult: As citrate or hydrochloride: Up to 180 mg daily in divided doses.
Should be taken with food.
Hepatic or renal insufficiency, CNS depression, heart insufficiency with pulmonary stasis, glaucoma. Lactation.
Special Precautions
Adverse Reactions
Slight drowsiness, minor gastric disorders and skin rash.
Description: Pentoxyverine, a centrally acting cough suppressant, is used for non-productive cough. It is often used as citrate, hydrochloride or tannate salt.
MIMS Class
Cough & Cold Preparations
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