List of substitutes for SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP
Sidex Oral Drops is a combination medicine used to relieve the symptoms of cold associated with fever; these may include nasal congestion, excess production of mucus, runny nose, etc. This medicine is usually recommended for use in patients less than 2 years of age.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. Sidex Cold may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Take it with food if stomach upset occurs.
Sidex Cold is a combination of three medicines: Chlorpheniramine, paracetamol and phenylephrine which relieves common cold symptoms. Chlorpheniramine is an ant allergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Paracetamol is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Phenylephrine is a nasal decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
Sidex Cold is a combination of three medicines: Chlorpheniramine, Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Phenylephrine. This combination helps to relieve symptoms of cold like runny nose, watery eyes, fever and headache. Chlorpheniramine is an ant allergic. It relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Paracetamol blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels and provides relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
Yes, Sidex Cold is safe in most patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, allergic reaction, sleepiness, headache and other uncommon or rare side effects. Inform the doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medicine.
Sidex Cold is usually used for short term and can be discontinued when your symptoms are relieved. However, continue taking this medicine if your doctor has advised you to do so.
Yes, the use of Sidex Cold can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better.
Sidex Cold is usually safe when taken according to the recommended dose. However, an overdose of Sidex Cold can damage your liver. Avoid drinking alcohol, while taking this medicine as it may increase your risk of liver damage.
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby. Avoid prolonged use of SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP , since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Not relevant, as SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP is intended for use in hospitalized patients.
There is limited information available on the use of SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of SIDEX COLD ORAL DROP in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.