Bromphen pse dm is an over-the-counter medication that helps relieve the symptoms of allergies, colds, and other upper respiratory conditions. It contains the active ingredients brompheniramine, pseudoephedrine, and dextromethorphan. It acts as an antihistamine by reducing sneezing and itchy or watery eyes, while pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that reduces stuffy nose and ear congestion. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that works by targeting certain parts of the brain to inhibit cough reflexes. This medication is available as a liquid solution, capsules, and tablets. It is typically taken by mouth and can be used for children as well, but the dosage may vary based on their weight and age.
This medication can cause side effects in some individuals, though they are usually mild and short-lived. Common side effects include drowsiness, dry mouth, and dizziness. It is important to monitor how this medication affects you and seek medical advice if any severe side effects occur.
This medication can interact with other medications and substances, including alcohol, sedatives, and some antidepressants. It is also not recommended to take this medication if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as it could affect the unborn baby or your milk supply. Additionally, it is advisable to avoid smoking or drinking any alcoholic beverages while taking this medication, as doing so can increase your risk of side effects.