What is Tussionex?
Tussionex is a combination formulation that is used to treat symptoms of the common cold. Tussionex can help relieve the body aches, fever, runny nose, itchy eyes, sore throat and sneezing. The product contains a cough suppressant and an anti histamine. The anti histamine relieves the symptoms of the common cold. Tussionex is not recommended for children under the age of 6. Tussionex does not cure the common cold nor does it decrease duration of infection. Drug interactions are common and one should avoid use of multiple anti flu drugs. If you have a prescription for this medication you may compare price savings at trusted mail-order pharmacies and buy Tussionex online.
What are common side effects of Tussionex?
Mild Tussionex side effects include headache, weakness, nausea, dry mouth, cough, diarrhea, congested nose, sweating, joint pain, blurred vision, strange taste or dizziness. If these symptoms persist, one must notify the physician. In rare cases, Trizivir can also cause abdominal pain, mood changes, muscle pain, bone pain, weakness, depression, persistent vomiting, headache, or tingling sensation in the body. If these side effects occur one should seek immediate medical attention. Tussionex also increases the risk of bone loss and all individuals should take calcium and vitamin D supplements. Tussionex can also induce an allergic reaction which may present with a skin rash, itching, dizziness or trouble breathing. In such cases, one should seek immediate medical attention.
How does one use Tussionex?
Tussionex should only be taken as directed. The medication is taken with or without food twice a day. if stomach upset occurs, then it can be taken with food. The doses of Tussionex must be separated by at least 8-12 hours. Withdrawal reactions can occur if the medication is used for long periods. To prevent these reactions, taper Tussionex slowly. Consult with your physician for more details. The dose of Tussionex is based on your medical condition and response. To avoid sleeping difficulties, do not take the medication close to bed time. Tussionex must be taken at the same time everyday for several days to work. The dose of Tussionex should not be increased without first consulting with your physician.
What if I miss my Tussionex dose?
Tussionex should only be taken as directed. If you miss a dose of Tussionex one should never double dose the next time.