Alex + 5mg/100mg/1mg/4mg Syrup Description:
Alex + 5mg/100mg/1mg/4mg Syrup is a combination of four medicines: Dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, phenylephrine, and chlorpheniramine which relieve dry cough. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.
Alex + 5mg/100mg/1mg/4mg Syrup is used in the treatment of dry cough.
Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Stomach upset, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Dizziness, Headache, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Rash, Urticaria, Itching, Sleepiness.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Alex + 5mg/100mg/1mg/4mg Syrup 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.