Russedyl Compound Linctus

Russedyl Compound Linctus

Manufacturer:

Pharmaniaga Manufacturing Berhad

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Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 5 mL Pholcodine 5 mg, promethazine HCl 3.6 mg, phenylephrine HCl 10 mg
Indications/Uses
Aid in the suppression of dry irritating coughs day & night.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn ≥12 yr 5 mL 4-6 hrly. Max dose: 30 mL daily. 6-12 yr 2.5-5 mL 4-6 hrly. Max dose: 30 mL daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Lower resp tract symptoms including asthma. Concurrent MAOI therapy or w/in 14 days of stopping such therapy. Hepatic disease. Childn <2 yr.
Special Precautions
Asthmatics; glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy; severe hyperthyroidism, ischaemic heart disease; DM or prostatic hyperplasia. Hepatic impairment. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, constipation, sedation, blurred vision, dry mouth, dizziness, increased or decreased BP, rash. Tachycardia, cardiac arrhythmias, palpitations, HTN, headache.
Drug Interactions
Alcohol or other CNS depressants may lead to greater drowsiness & sedation. CNS excitation may occur w/ MAOI therapy. TCAs, antidiarrhoeals, antiperistaltic agents, antihypertensives, diuretics, hydroxyzine, antithyroid agents, levodopa; vasodilators, β-blockers, enzyme inducers. May increase possibility of arrhythmias in digitalised patients. Enhanced CV effects of other sympathomimetic amines.
MIMS Class
Cough & Cold Preparations
ATC Classification
R05DA20 - combinations ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Russedyl Compound Linctus
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's;90 mL x 1's
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