Colzec Phenylephrine Hydrochloride and Chlorphenamine Maleate Capsule

COLZEC

 

Composition

Each hard gelatin capsule contains:

Phenylephrine Hydrochloride BP 5 mg

Chlorphenamine Maleate BP 4mg

Excipients q.s.

 

In the above combination of drug Phenylephrine is used for providing symptomatic relief to symptoms associated with nasal congestion as it exert action due to vasoconstriction which relieves congestion.

Chlorphenamine Maleate is a sedative Antihistamine and blocker of histamine at H1 receptors, hence opposes the effect of histamine. It also inhibits the increased capillary permeability, itching and flash response of histamine.

 

Adverse Effects

The above combination of drug when taken orally may exhibit mild burning and stinging sensation, sneezing, sedation, anti-muscular effects.

 

Indications

Symptomatic relief from influenza, headache, catarrh, nasal congestion commonly accompanied with common cold and infections, of upper respiratory tract.

 

Contraindications

The drug is contraindicated in case of infants, debilitated patients, patients with impaired cough reflex, acute porphyria, hypersensitivity.

 

Special Precautions

Avoid drinking or working with machinery while consuming this drug. It has to be used with caution on pregnant and breast feeding women. It may be used on elderly person in reduced doses.

 

Dosage

Adults

One capsule 3 times a day or as directed by the physician.

 

Storage

STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE AWAY FROM DIRECT SUNLIGHT.

KEEP ALL MEDICINES OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

 

Presentation

10 x 10, 20 x 1 x 10 Capsules.

 

NAFDAC Regn. No.: 04-8764

Mfg. Lic. No.: 61/UA/2009

 

Manufactured in India by

EUROLIFE HEALTHCARE PVT. LTD.

Unit II, Khasra No: 242, Village Bhagwanpur,

Roorkee, Dist.-Haridwar, (Uttarakhand).

 

Sole Agent

LOKEL PHARMACEUTICAL CO. LTD.

No. 1A, Aina George Street,

Ilupeju, Lagos, Nigeria.