actavis (cough syrup) 32oz
Actavis (cough syrup) 32oz The symptoms of the common cold, the flu, allergies, and other respiratory conditions (such as sinusitis and bronchitis) are treated with this combination drug. Promethazine is an antihistamine that helps with sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes, nose, and throat. Codeine is an opioid cough suppressant (antitussive) that lessens the urge to cough by acting on a specific brain area. Children under the age of 18 should not use opioid cough suppressants. Children are more likely to experience significant side effects, such as breathing difficulties, which can even be fatal. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this drug with the doctor. Colds cannot be cured by coughing or cold medications. Most of the time, medication is unnecessary to cure a cough brought on by the common cold. Suggested remedies for cough and cold symptoms include using a humidifier, saline nasal drops or spray, and getting enough water. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for further information.