DEXTROMETHOPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10MG + PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5MG + CHLORPHENIRAMINE 2MG

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Uses

Uses

Dextromethorphan hydrobromide is an antitussive medication used to treat coughs. It works by suppressing the cough reflex in the brain. Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant used to treat nasal congestion caused by allergies or the common cold. It works by narrowing the blood vessels in the nose, reducing swelling and congestion. Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine used to treat allergies and the common cold. It works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms.

Directions for Use

TABLETS Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking this medicine. • Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again. • If you have any further questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. • This medicine has been prescribed for you. Do not pass it on to others. It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours. • If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist. In this leaflet: 1. What Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets are and what they are used for 2. Before you take Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets 3. How to take Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets 4. Possible side effects 5. How to store Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets 6. Further information 1. WHAT DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10MG + PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5MG + CHLORPHENIRAMINE 2MG TABLETS ARE AND WHAT THEY ARE USED FOR Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets are a combination of three active ingredients: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride and Chlorpheniramine. Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide is an antitussive (cough suppressant) which works by reducing the activity of the cough reflex. Phenylephrine Hydrochloride is a decongestant which works by narrowing the blood vessels in the nasal passages, reducing congestion. Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine which works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance produced by the body during an allergic reaction. Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets are used to relieve the symptoms of colds and allergies such as nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, itchy and watery eyes, and cough. 2. BEFORE YOU TAKE DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10MG + PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5MG + CHLORPHENIRAMINE 2MG TABLETS Do not take Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets if you: • are allergic to dextromethorphan hydrobromide, phenylephrine hydrochloride, chlorpheniramine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6) • are taking a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) or have taken one in the last 14 days • are pregnant or breast-feeding • are under 12 years of age Take special care with Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets: • If you have high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, thyroid disease, enlarged prostate, glaucoma or difficulty in passing urine, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine. • If you are taking other medicines, including those available to buy without a prescription, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine. Taking other medicines Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. This is especially important if you are taking any of the following: • medicines for depression such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) • medicines for high blood pressure • medicines for diabetes • medicines for asthma • medicines for Parkinson’s disease • medicines for epilepsy • medicines for mental illness • medicines for heart problems • medicines for thyroid problems • medicines for stomach problems • medicines for urinary problems • medicines for HIV infection • medicines for malaria • medicines for fungal infections • medicines for sleeping problems • medicines for pain relief • medicines for colds and allergies • medicines for hay fever • medicines for travel sickness • medicines for weight loss • medicines for muscle relaxation • medicines for Parkinson’s disease • medicines for epilepsy • medicines for mental illness • medicines for heart problems • medicines for thyroid problems • medicines for stomach problems • medicines for urinary problems • medicines for HIV infection • medicines for malaria • medicines for fungal infections • medicines for sleeping problems • medicines for pain relief • medicines for colds and allergies • medicines for hay fever • medicines for travel sickness • medicines for weight loss • medicines for muscle relaxation Taking Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets with food and drink Do not drink alcohol while taking this medicine. Pregnancy and breast-feeding Do not take this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine. Driving and using machines Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets may cause drowsiness or dizziness in some people. If you are affected, do not drive or operate machinery. Important information about some of the ingredients of Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets This medicine contains lactose. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine. 3. HOW TO TAKE DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10MG + PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5MG + CHLORPHENIRAMINE 2MG TABLETS Always take Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. The usual dose is: Adults and children over 12 years: Take 1 tablet every 4 to 6 hours as needed, up to a maximum of 4 tablets in 24 hours. Do not take more than 4 tablets in 24 hours. Do not give to children under 12 years. If you take more Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets than you should If you take more Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets than you should, talk to a doctor or go to a hospital straight away. Take the medicine pack with you. This is so the doctor knows what you have taken. Symptoms of an overdose may include: • drowsiness • confusion • restlessness • agitation • hallucinations • seizures • irregular heartbeat • high blood pressure • coma If you forget to take Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose when it is due. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist. 4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS Like all medicines, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Stop taking the tablets and seek medical help immediately if you experience any of the following serious side effects: • swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing • severe skin reactions such as rash, itching, hives or peeling of the skin • signs of an allergic reaction such as wheezing, difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat Other side effects include: • drowsiness • dizziness • dry mouth • headache • nausea • vomiting • restlessness • difficulty sleeping • blurred vision • increased heart rate • increased blood pressure • difficulty passing urine • increased sweating • rash • itching • hives • palpitations • tremor • confusion • agitation • hallucinations • seizures • irregular heartbeat • high blood pressure • coma If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist. 5. HOW TO STORE DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10MG + PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5MG + CHLORPHENIRAMINE 2MG TABLETS Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not use Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and blister after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment. 6. FURTHER INFORMATION What Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets contain The active ingredients are: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg and Chlorpheniramine 2mg. The other ingredients are: Lactose, maize starch, povidone, magnesium stearate, colloidal anhydrous silica, hypromellose, macrogol 6000, titanium dioxide (E171), talc, carnauba wax, iron oxide yellow (E172) and iron oxide red (E172). What Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets look like and contents of the pack Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg + Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg + Chlorpheniramine 2mg Tablets are white, round, biconvex tablets, marked ‘DEX/PHE/CHL’ on one side and ‘10/5/2’ on the other side. They are supplied in blister packs of 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 120, 150, 200, 250, 300, 400 and 500 tablets. Not all pack sizes may be marketed. Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer The Marketing Authorisation Holder is: Actavis Group PTC ehf. Reykjavikurvegi 76-78 220 Hafnarfjordur Iceland The Manufacturer is: Actavis Group PTC ehf. Reykjavikurvegi 76-78 220 Hafnarfjordur Iceland This leaflet was last revised in: October 2016

Storage

Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg + phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg + chlorpheniramine 2mg should be stored at a temperature between 15°C and 30°C.

Treatment

Dextromethorphan hydrobromide is an antitussive (cough suppressant) medication. It works by decreasing the activity of the cough reflex in the brain.

Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant medication. It works by narrowing the blood vessels in the nasal passages, reducing congestion.

Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine medication. It works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms.

Benefits

Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg + phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg + chlorpheniramine 2mg is a combination medication used to treat symptoms of the common cold, such as nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and cough. It works by blocking the action of certain natural substances in the body that cause coughing. It also helps to reduce inflammation in the nasal passages, which can help to relieve congestion. The phenylephrine in the medication helps to reduce swelling in the nasal passages, while the chlorpheniramine helps to reduce itching and sneezing. The combination of these three medications can help to provide relief from the symptoms of the common cold.

Side Effects

Common side effects of this medication include:

1. Drowsiness
2. Dry mouth
3. Nausea
4. Headache
5. Blurred vision
6. Difficulty urinating
7. Constipation
8. Loss of appetite
9. Weight gain
10. Increased heart rate
11. Restlessness
12. Anxiety
13. Insomnia
14. Sweating
15. Tremors
16. Muscle weakness
17. Dizziness
18. Confusion
19. Irritability
20. Abnormal taste in the mouth

Precautions and Warnings

1. Do not take this medication if you are allergic to dextromethorphan hydrobromide, phenylephrine hydrochloride, or chlorpheniramine.

2. Tell your doctor if you have any medical conditions, including high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, glaucoma, an enlarged prostate, or an overactive thyroid.

3. This medication may cause drowsiness. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this medication affects you.

4. Avoid alcohol while taking this medication.

5. Do not take this medication if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

6. Do not take this medication if you are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) or have taken them within the past 14 days.

7. Do not take this medication if you are taking other medications that contain dextromethorphan, phenylephrine, or chlorpheniramine.

8. Do not take this medication if you have taken a MAO inhibitor within the past 14 days.

9. Do not take this medication if you have taken a stimulant drug such as amphetamine, cocaine, or methylphenidate within the past 24 hours.

10. Do not take this medication if you have taken a tricyclic antidepressant such as amitriptyline, doxepin, or nortriptyline within the past 24 hours.

How Does It Work?

Dextromethorphan hydrobromide is a cough suppressant that works by decreasing the activity of the cough reflex in the brain. It is used to treat coughs caused by the common cold, flu, or other respiratory infections.

Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant that works by narrowing the blood vessels in the nose and sinuses, reducing congestion. It is used to treat nasal congestion caused by allergies, colds, or the flu.

Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms. It is used to treat symptoms of allergies, such as sneezing, itching, and runny nose.

advice

Safety Advice

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q: Can I take during pregnancy?

No, it is not recommended to take dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg + phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg + chlorpheniramine 2mg during pregnancy. It is best to consult with your doctor before taking any medication during pregnancy.

feeding

Breast Feeding

Can I take while breastfeeding?

It is not recommended to take any medication while breastfeeding without consulting your doctor first. Your doctor will be able to advise you on the safety of taking this medication while breastfeeding.

alcohol

Alcohol

Can I consume alcohol with?

No, you should not consume alcohol with this medication. Alcohol can increase the risk of side effects and can interact with the active ingredients in this medication. It is best to avoid alcohol while taking this medication.

driving

Driving

Can I drive if I have consumed?

No, you should not drive after taking any medication, especially if it contains a sedative or a stimulant. It is best to wait until the effects of the medication have worn off before driving.

(FAQs)

Q: What is dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg + phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg + chlorpheniramine 2mg?
A: Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10mg + phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg + chlorpheniramine 2mg is a combination medication used to treat symptoms of the common cold, such as nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and cough. It works by blocking the action of certain natural substances in the body that cause coughing.

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