IntroductionTorex-SF Syrup is a combination medicine used to treat cough. It thins the mucus in the nose and windpipe, making it easier to cough out. This medicine also relieves allergic symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, throat irritation.
Torex-SF Syrup is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your doctor know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
The most common side effects are nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, indigestion, bloating, stomach pain, coordination impaired, headache, rash, sweating. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine can also cause sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can make sleepiness worse.
Never support self-medication or recommend your medicine to another person. It is beneficial to have plenty of fluids while taking this medication. Before you start taking this medicine it is important to inform your doctor if you are suffering from liver or kidney disease. You should also tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy.
Uses of Torex-SF Syrup
- Cough with mucus
Benefits of Torex-SF Syrup
In Cough with mucusTorex-SF Syrup gives relief from cough with mucus. It helps to loosen thick mucus, making it easier to cough out. This makes breathing easy and reduces the frequency of coughing. Torex-SF Syrup will also relieve allergy symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose or throat irritation. Torex-SF Syrup usually starts to work within a few minutes and the effects can last up to several hours. Along with medications, steam inhalation with few drops of eucalyptus oil can loosen mucus and reduce congestion. This will make you feel better.
Side effects of Torex-SF SyrupMost side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Torex-SF
- Stomach pain/epigastric pain
- Impaired coordination
- Thickened respiratory tract secretions
- Allergic reaction
How to use Torex-SF SyrupTake this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Torex-SF Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Torex-SF Syrup worksTorex-SF Syrup is a combination of four medicines: Diphenhydramine, guaifenesin, bromhexine and ammonium chloride which relieve cough. Diphenhydramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Guaifenesin and ammonium chloride are expectorants which decrease the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and help in its removal from the airways. Bromhexine is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out.