Introduction to Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

This pharmaceutical formulation is a combination of two medicines which is effective in the treatment of dry cough. 
It can provide temporary relief from cough by reducing symptoms like throat irritation, runny nose, and sneezing. It reduces the activity of cough centre present in the brain and blocks the effect of histamine. 
 

Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml
Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml
Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

How Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml Works?

This formulation has been prepared from the combination of two medicines: Dextromethorphan hydrobromide and Chlorpheniramine maleate which relieve dry cough. Dextromethorphan hydrobromide is a cough suppressant that provides relief from cough by reducing the activity of the cough centre of the brain. Chlorpheniramine maleate inhibits histamine, which relieves allergy symptoms such as sneezing and itching. Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that stops the body from making histamine during an allergic reaction.

How To Use Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

  • Strictly stick to time and dose prescribed by a healthcare professional while medicating.
  • It can be orally given before or after consuming a meal.
  • Providing drug daily at a same time will complement the course effectiveness as well as make you habitual to the routine that prevent missing a dose
  • Read the label carefully before use.
  • Measure the quantity with a measuring cup provided along with take it orally.
  • Shake it well before use.

Special Precautions About Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

  • Before using, speak with your doctor if you have a history of heart disease, high blood pressure, or thyroid issues.
  • If have taken MAO inhibitors within the previous 14 days, do not use.
  • Avoid alcohol and driving as it may increase drowsiness or diziness.

Benefits Of Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

  • It is used to treat dry cough.
  • It also for used upper respiratory allergies and hay fever.

Side Effects Of Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

  • Sedation
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness

What If I Missed A Dose Of Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

  • You can take the missed dose if next dose is near than Skip the missed Dose.
  • Do not double up for the missed Dose.
  • If you miss dose frequently than consult your Doctor

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Safety Advice For Cheston Dx 2mg/10mg Syrup 100ml

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk
  • Safe

Liver

Consult your doctor before using this medicine, if you have a history of liver disease.

Kidney

It is safe and it doesn’t cause any major harm to the kidneys. Adjustments to the dosage are not necessary, however it's important to seek advice from your doctor in case of severe kidney disease or for long term use.

Alcohol

Consuming alcohol with this syrup increases the risk of side effects. Contact your doctor for more information.

Driving

It may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Avoid driving if these symptoms occur.

Pregnancy

Taking It during pregnancy might be unsafe. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby, consult your doctor for specific information.

Breast feeding

It is generally considered safe while you’re breastfeeding, consult your doctor for more specific information.

Liver

Consult your doctor before using this medicine, if you have a history of liver disease.

Kidney

It is safe and it doesn’t cause any major harm to the kidneys. Adjustments to the dosage are not necessary, however it's important to seek advice from your doctor in case of severe kidney disease or for long term use.

Alcohol

Consuming alcohol with this syrup increases the risk of side effects. Contact your doctor for more information.

Driving

It may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Avoid driving if these symptoms occur.

Pregnancy

Taking It during pregnancy might be unsafe. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby, consult your doctor for specific information.

Breast feeding

It is generally considered safe while you’re breastfeeding, consult your doctor for more specific information.

Health And Lifestyle

Proper rest and sleep is necessary to recover fast. Maintenance of hygiene, covering nose and mouth while sneezing or coughing, taking a healthy diet and drinking plenty of water are some other things that should be taken care of.

Drug Interaction

  • anti-allergic drugs (diphenhydramine)
  • anti-psychotic (escitalopram, desvenlafaxine, vilazodone)
  • pain killer (aspirin)
  • cold medicines (acetaminophen)
  • muscle relaxants (carisoprodol, cyclobenzaprine)
  • antibiotics (amoxicillin)
  • anti-depressants (linezolid, phenelzine, selegiline, rasagiline, isocarboxazid, tranylcypromine)
  • beta-blockers (metoprolol, atenolol)

DRUG FOOD INTERACTION

  • Alcohol

Disease Explanation

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A dry cough occurs without producing any mucus or phlegm. It is primarily caused by irritation or inflammation in the throat and airways, such as from allergies, smoke, or a viral infection like the common cold.

Update on: Saturday, 8 June, 2024

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DRx Amar Pathak