Adams Laboratories | Deconsal (Medication)
Deconsal is a combination medication indicated for the symptomatic relief of coryza, nasal congestion associated with the common cold, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and other upper respiratory tract conditions. Appropriate therapy should be provided for the primary disease….
Deconsal: Side Effects
The most common effects associated with antihistamines have been drowsiness sedation, dryness of mucous membranes, and gastrointestinal effects. Serious side effects with oral antihistamines, sympathomimetics, and antitussives have been rare.
Other adverse reactions may include: urticaria, drug rash, photosensitivity, pruritus; hypotension, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias, palpitations; disturbed coordination, tremor, irritability, insomnia, visual disturbances, weakness, nervousness, convulsion, headache, euphoria, and dysphoria; urinary frequency, difficult urination; epigastric discomfort, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation; tightness of the chest and wheezing, shortness of breath; hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, agranulocytosis….
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before using any other cough, cold, or allergy medicine. Guaifenesin and phenylephrine are contained in many combination medicines. Taking certain products together can cause you to get too much of a certain drug. Check the label to see if a medicine contains guaifenesin or phenylephrine.
Avoid taking this medication with diet pills, caffeine pills, or other stimulants (such as ADHD medications) without your doctor’s advice. Taking a stimulant together with a decongestant can increase your risk of unpleasant side effects.
Because this drug can cause dizziness and drowsiness, do not drive and use heavy machinery until you are sure you can perform this activity safely.
During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor’s advice….