Dry cough associated with Respiratory Tract Infections,
Nasal congestion associated with Allergies or common cold.
Adults: 1 – 2 teaspoonful, 3-4 times daily.
Children: ½ – 1 teaspoonful, thrice daily.
Adverse events: Usually mild. Sedation, dizziness, insomnia, rash, dryness of nose and throat, thickening of bronchial secretions, epigastric discomfort, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to any ingredients of product, bronchial asthma, severe hypertension, severe coronary artery disease, narrow-angle glaucoma, urinary retention, peptic ulcer, MAOI therapy or for 2 wk after stopping MAOI therapy.
Precautions: Monitor pulse and BP periodically during therapy. Monitor patient for nervousness, dizziness, and insomnia.