Torex cough syrup is a medication consisting of Diphenhydramine which is an antihistamine that relieves congestion and post-nasal drips, Ammonium Chloride & Terpine Hydrate which act as expectorants that helps thin mucus, making it easier to cough up the mucus. It also contains Sodium Citrate which is a mucolytic, an agent which breaks down mucus. Menthol gives a sensation of coolness.Torex cough syrup provides relief from cough, cold and blocked nose.
Torex is indicated for clinical relief from dry cough, whooping cough, smoker's cough, chronic cough & post-surgical cough.
A cough is a sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages from secretions, irritants, foreign particles and microbes. The cough reflex consists of three phases: firstly inhalation, secondly forced exhalation against a closed glottis, and finally violent release of air from the lungs following opening of the glottis, usually accompanied by a distinctive sound.
A cough can be classified by its duration, character, quality, and timing:
There is no phlegm or no sputum production. The throat and upper airways become inflamed. It is of three types:
Dosage and Directions to use will be prescribed by the physician depending upon the type of cough the person is suffering from.
Dosage and usage of this product in Infants should be as decided by the physician.
Caution must be exercised while using Torex cough syrup during pregnancy or lactation. Consult your physician before taking this medication.
These side effects may occur on use of Torex cough syrup: Dizziness, drowsiness, headache, loss of appetite, constipation, nausea or anxiety. Use of heavy machinery and driving is not advised.
Kindly consult your physician before using Torex cough syrup. Take special precaution in case of: heart problems, lung disease (e.g., asthma, emphysema), depression, constipation, history of drug dependency, allergies (especially to narcotic pain medications).
Torex cough syrup may interact with over-the-counter or prescription medication including: antidepressants, sedatives, tranquilizers, sleeping pills, cimetidine. Do not start or stop any medicine without consulting your physician.
Do not panic. Take your child to the nearest emergency room for required treatment.
No, Torex Cough syrup does not contain alcohol.
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