Flusin Capsules Capsules 20s
Flusin Capsule is used for Cold, Flu, Fatigue, Drowsiness, Bronchopulmonary dysplasia in premature infants, Cerebral palsy and other conditions
- Flusin Capsule contains Caffeine, Chlorphenamine, Ephedrine and Paracetamol as active ingredients.
- Flusin Capsule works by antagonizing the adenosine receptors; blocking H1-receptor sites on tissues; increasing cardiac output and inducing peripheral vasoconstriction; increasing the pain threshold and increases the blood flow across the skin, heat loss and sweating;
- Pharmacare manufactures Flusin Capsule.
Flusin Capsule Uses
Flusin Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Bronchopulmonary dysplasia in premature infants
- Cerebral palsy
- Apnea of prematurity
- Orthostatic hypotension
- Hay fever
- Common cold
- Watery eyes
- Itchy throat/skin
- Anaphylactic shock
- Mild and chronic bronchial asthma
- Low blood pressure
- Ear pain
- Joint pain
- Periods pain
Flusin Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Flusin Capsule improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
- Antagonizing the adenosine receptors.
- Blocking H1-receptor sites on tissues.
- Increasing cardiac output and inducing peripheral vasoconstriction.
- Increasing the pain threshold and increases the blood flow across the skin, heat loss and sweating.
Flusin Capsule - Composition and Active Ingredients
Flusin Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Caffeine - 20Mg
- Chlorphenamine - 2Mg
- Ephedrine - 6Mg
- Paracetamol - 200Mg
Flusin Capsule - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Flusin Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious.
Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Chronic arterial stiffness
- Gastrointestinal motility
- Gastric acid secretion
- Congenital malformations
- Miscarriage or growth retardation
Flusin Capsule - Precautions & How to Use
Before using Flusin Capsule, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition.
Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Ask a doctor before use if you have any breathing problems, glaucoma, or difficulty urinating
- Avoid alcohol and other sedatives while on this medication
- Avoid drinking alcohol with this medical
- Avoid driving or operating machinery until you know how this drug will affect you
Flusin Capsule - Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Flusin Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions.
Flusin Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Ascorbic acid
Flusin Capsule - Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Flusin Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Flusin Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia
- Hepatic impairment