Side effect(s) of Guaifenesin

Review the side-effects of Guaifenesin as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

  Central Nervous System
- Dizziness and headache.

- Rash and hives.

- Nausea and vomiting.

Other Precautions :

Avoid abrupt withdrawal, otherwise excessive elevations in blood pressure and symptoms such as nervousness, headache and confusion may occur.

Drug Name : Guaifenesin

Guaifenesin(Barkeit Tab) generic is an expectorant, prescribed for chest congestion. It promotes lower respiratory tract drainage by thinning the mucus in the air passages to make it easier to cough up the mucus and clear the airways.

Trade Names for Guaifenesin

International :

Barkeit Tab, Capex-Bron Exp, Robitussin Ac, Entex La, Organidin NR