BRAND NAME: SAN-DRIST-AF (15ML).
COMPOSITION: Phenylephrine 5mg +Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 MG.
Phenylephrine 5mg +Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg is used to relieve symptoms of flu, allergies, cold, bronchitis and sinusitis. It is classified as an anti-allergic in pharmacy. Allergies very in form and condition .Some people may be allergic to specific foods like wheat or tomatoes whereas others can suffer from pollen( a yellowish flowering substance) allergy. All the factors causing allergies are known as allergens.
Give this medicine to children as prescribed by the doctor. Measure carefully the directed dosage in the dropper. If stomach upset is a concern, give this medicine with food. Drink ample of fluids during the course of this medicine. Give another dose if the kid vomits out the medicine within 20-30 minutes of intake but donot double the dosage.
The use of this medicine must be continued until the doctor advises its stoppage. The dosage and duration directly depends upon the age, body mass and response of the body towards Phenylephrine 5mg +Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 MG drops. Disccontinuing the medicine earlier may increase the risk of catching an allergy frequently.
Children are much more prone to the side effects of any medicine than adults. Hence, it is important to follow all precautions while giving these medicines to children. These are as follows:
Side effects occur when the medicine causes adverse effects other than the targeted ones. Children and older adults are more sensitive to these effects. Hence, it is important to have knowledge about common side effects. The most common ones include vomiting or nausea, abdominal pain, dry throat,dizziness and sleepiness, palpitations and blurred vision. It can also paresthesia in some kids. If any of the above side effects donot resolve even after the treatment of the targeted condition, contact the doctor as early as possible.
Phenylephrine 5mg +Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2 MG drops may cause a serious allergic reaction in kids which may be rare. Consult the doctor if the child experiences tremors, a rash or swelling in the limbs or face. For more details, visit your doctor.
These are the most widely asked question regarding the use of Phenylephrine 5mg +Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2 MG drops in children.
Question: What is the time taken to cure allergies from this medicine?
The time taken wil certainly depend on the severity of the condition and effectiveness of the medicine in any case. It may take upto 7-15 days to completely cure the infection. Consult the doctor for elaborated details.
Question: Can this medicine drive away common cold?
This medicine is used to relieve symptoms of flu, allergies, cold, bronchitis and sinusitis.
Question: Can we give this medicine during bedtime?
Yes this medicine can be given during bedtime. Talk to your doctor regarding more details.