This medication is an antitussive, prescribed for asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is up to 1,200 mg/day.
It comes as a tablet and syrup to take by mouth, with or without food.
Caution is required in patients suffering from
Kidney or liver disease
Hypoxemia (low level of oxygen in blood)
History of peptic ulcer
Paroxysmal spasm and heart rhythm disorder.
Patients are advised not to take foods rich in caffeine.
If symptoms such as tremor or fluctuations in heartbeat worsens, consult the physician.
Store the medication as directed by your physician.
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