Tusstat Syrup

Manufactured by: Medispan Ltd

Contains / Salt: Dextromethorphan (15 mg/5ml)

Prescription Required

181 people have bought this recently

Tusstat Syrup

Manufactured by: Medispan Ltd

Contains / Salt: Dextromethorphan (15 mg/5ml)

Prescription Required

181 people have bought this recently

₹55.0

100 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle

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Prescription Required

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Tusstat Information

Tusstat is a prescription drug, available for use as Syrup. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Cough. Tusstat also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The correct dosage of Tusstat depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Tusstat have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Tusstat are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Tusstat's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Further, the section on Tusstat related warnings talks about Tusstat's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Other contraindications of Tusstat have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug interactions for Tusstat have been reported in the medical literature. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

You should also be aware that Tusstat is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Tusstat Benefits & Uses
  2. Tusstat Dosage & How to Take
  3. Tusstat Side Effects
  4. Tusstat Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Tusstat with Other Drugs
  6. Tusstat Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Tusstat
  8. Tusstat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Tusstat Benefits & Uses

Tusstat is used to treat the following -

  1. Cough Primary
  2. Dry Cough

Tusstat Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Tusstat

Dextromethorphan

Tusstat Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Tusstat is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Nervousness
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dizziness Mild
  5. Lightheadedness
  6. Restlessness
  7. Stomach ache Mild
  8. Confusion
  9. Headache Mild
  10. Hallucinations
  11. Rash
  12. Difficulty breathing
  13. Joint pain
  14. Facial swelling
  15. Tachycardia

Tusstat Related Warnings

Is the use of Tusstat safe for pregnant women?

Tusstat has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Tusstat without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Tusstat safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Tusstat. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Tusstat on the Kidneys?

Tusstat may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Tusstat on the Liver?

Tusstat may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Tusstat on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Tusstat on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Tusstat with Other Drugs

Tusstat should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Tusstat Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Tusstat unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Depression
  2. Parkinson's Disease
  3. Asthma
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Kidney Cancer
  6. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Tusstat

Is this Tusstat habit forming or addictive?

Tusstat can be addictive. You should not take it without medical advice.

Yes

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Tusstat you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Tusstat only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Tusstat for mental disorders.

No

Tusstat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Tusstat

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Tusstat together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Tusstat

Consumption of alcohol and Tusstat together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Tusstat FAQs

Question about 2 years ago

Is it safe to take Tusstat?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Pulmonology

Yes, it is safe to take Tusstat as long as one takes it under the recommendations of a doctor. However, in some people, it may cause certain side effects like drowsiness, stomach pain, nausea & vomiting, nervousness, and restlessness. If you suffer from any of these symptoms then please talk to your doctor without any delay. 

Question almost 2 years ago

Does Tusstat cause drowsiness?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Tusstat may cause drowsiness as it is one of the side-effects. It is, therefore, recommended that one doesn't operate machinery or drive under the influence of the drug. 

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Tusstat cause anxiety?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Tusstat may cause anxiety. Anxiety is a group of mental disorder characterized by excessive fear and feels nervousness. Sudden discontinuation of this drug after long-term usage in high doses may cause anxiety. However, if you experience anxiety after taking this drug then discuss it with your doctor immediately without further delay.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Tusstat cause an allergic reaction?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, rarely, Tusstat may cause an allergic reaction with symptoms like difficulty in breathing, itching, swelling on lips and mouth, etc. If you suffer from any of these symptoms, consult your doctor immediately. 

Question over 1 year ago

Can I discontinue Tusstat on my own

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, you may discontinue taking Tusstat on your own when you feel that a cough has subsided. However, if the symptoms do not improve even after taking Tusstat for about 7 days, consult a doctor immediately.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 422-423
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 220
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