CAMYDEX-20 Tablet

Dextromethorphane-CAMYDEX-20 Tablet

Composition:

Each CAMYDEX-20 tablet contains dextromethorphan 20mg.

Description:

Dextromethorphan is basically a cough suppressant that works by binding to the medullary cough center in the brain and thereby suppressing the cough reflux. This medicine is largely used for the treatment and relief of dry cough. Dextromethorphan is an opioid-like drug with no narcotic effects. This drug is one of the widely used antitussives.

Dextromethorphan, which shows high-affinity binding for the medullary cough center, is an NMDA receptor antagonist and works as a non-competitive channel blocker. This drug is rapidly absorbed in the GI tract and enters the bloodstream and eventually crosses the blood-brain to show its activity.

Indication:

Dry cough caused due to cold, flu or any other health conditions.

Dosage and Administration:

As advised by the doctor or physician

Contraindication:

This medicine is contraindicated in patients who are suffering from liver or kidney diseases, ventricular tachycardia, etc. This medication should be avoided in the case of productive cough.

Adverse Effects:

Adverse effects of this medication include slight dizziness and gastrointestinal disturbances.

Precautions:

There are no sufficient and well-controlled studies when it comes to dextromethorphan administration in pregnant women and nursing mothers. Therefore, if you are pregnant or nursing, discuss with your doctor about your condition before taking this medicine.

Presentation:

CAMYDEX-20 tablets are available in 10X10’s blister packing.

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