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Vicks paediatric formula 45m

Generic name: chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, and pseudoephedrine [klor-feh-neer-a-meen, dex-tro-meh-thor-fan, and-so-doe-eh-eh-drink]

brand names: rescon-dm, triaminic softchews cold and cough, kidkare cough/cold, rescon-dm, triaminic cold and cough, triaminic softchews cold and cough, vicks paediatric formula 44m
combinations for the upper respiratory tract

What is Vicks paediatric formula 44m?

Chlorpheniramine acts as an antihistamine. Dextromethorphan works as a cough suppressant. Pseudoephedrine works as a decongestant.

Vicks formula 44m is used to treat symptoms such as sneezing and itching caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu.vicks formula 44m for children will not treat a persistent cough caused by smoking or asthma.this medication guide does not list all possible uses of vicks paediatric formula 44m.

Side effects of Vicks paediatric formula 44m

If you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction, seek immediate medical attention: difficulty breathing, hives, swelling of your lips, face, or throat.

This medicine can cause serious side effects. If you experience:

  • Severe anxiety, tremor, seizure (convulsions);
  • Urination that is painful or difficult
  • Fast or pounding heartbeats
  • Headache: severe, with a pounding sensation in the neck or ears.

Some of the most common side effects associated with vicks paediatric formula 44m include:

  • Dizziness, drowsiness;
  • Blurred vision
  • Dry mouth, nose, or throat
  • Increased or decreased urination
  • Diarrhea and loss of appetite.
  • Sleep problems (insomnia);

There may be other side effects. For medical advice on side effects, call your doctor. The fda can be contacted at 1-800-fda-1088 to report side effects.


If you've taken an mao-inhibitor in the last 14 days (such as isocarboxazid or linezolid), do not take this medication.

Before you take this drug

Vicks paediatric formula 44m should not be used if mao inhibitors have been taken in the last 14 days. It is possible that a dangerous drug interaction will occur. Mao inhibitors are isocarboxazid (linezolid), methylene blue injection, phenelzine, and other drugs.

If you suffer from:

  • Asthma, or copd, is characterized by a cough that produces mucus.
  • A blockage of your digestive system (stomach, intestines);
  • Heart disease, high blood pressure
  • Liver or kidney disease
  • Glaucoma;
  • Urination or prostate problems;
  • Overactive thyroid gland;
  • Pheochromocytoma

You should check the label of any liquid medicine to see if it contains phenylalanine. If you have phenylketonuria, check the label of your medication.

Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you're pregnant or nursing.

How to take Vicks paediatric formula 44m?

Follow the directions on the label or those prescribed by your physician. Cold and cough medicines are only to be used for a short time until symptoms have cleared up.follow the directions on the label when giving cough medicine or cold medicine. Never use cough and cold medicine to put a child to sleep.

Measuring liquid medicine is important. Use the provided dosing device or a dose-measuring tool (not a spoon) to measure liquid medicine.the chewable tablet must be chewed before it can be not take this medication for more than seven days.tell your doctor or surgeon, if you've taken this medication within the last few days, if you are going to need medical testing or away from heat and moisture at room temperature.

What happens if i miss the dose?

Vicks paediatric formula 44m can be used as needed. You may not have a schedule. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip any missed dose. Never take two doses in one go.

What happens if i overdose?

Call 1-800-222-1222 for poison help or seek immediate medical attention.

Avoid this

Alcohol consumption can have side effects when taken with this not drive or engage in hazardous activities until you have determined how the medicine will affect you. You may be unable to react properly.

Before using any other cough, cold, or allergy medicines or sleeping pills that contain similar ingredients, consult your doctor or pharmacist.avoid overheating or dehydration during exercise and hot weather. This medication can reduce sweating, and you could be more susceptible to heat stroke.

Interaction with other drug

This medicine should not be taken with any other medications that can cause drowsiness, slow breathing, or anxiety (such as muscle relaxers, opioids, or seizure medicine). Before taking any other medications, such as vitamins and herbs, consult your doctor or pharmacist. This medication guide does not list all possible interactions with other drugs.