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Airacof Side Effects

Generic Name: codeine / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of codeine / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Airacof.

Not all side effects for Airacof may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

For the Consumer

Applies to codeine / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine: solution, syrup

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth, nose, or throat; excitability; headache; loss of appetite; nausea; nervousness or anxiety; trouble sleeping; upset stomach; vomiting; weakness.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking codeine / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); confusion; difficulty urinating or inability to urinate; fast or irregular heartbeat; hallucinations; mental or mood changes (eg, irritability); persistent trouble sleeping; restlessness; seizures; severe dizziness, lightheadedness, or headache; severe drowsiness; tremor; vision changes or blurred vision.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to codeine / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine: oral syrup

Nervous system

Nervous system side effects have included drowsiness, dizziness, headache, nervousness, restlessness, impairment of mental performance, weakness, mental clouding, lethargy, anxiety, convulsions, CNS depression, tremor, and insomnia.

Psychiatric

Psychiatric side effects have included fear, dysphoria, psychic dependence, feeling of well-being, confusion, and mood changes.

Cardiovascular

Cardiovascular side effects have included tachycardia, palpitations, arrhythmias, change in heart rate, and cardiovascular collapse with hypotension.

Gastrointestinal

Gastrointestinal side effects have included loss of appetite, nausea, constipation, dry mouth, anorexia, vomiting, and heartburn.

Genitourinary

Genitourinary side effects have included dysuria, polyuria, ureteral spasm, spasm of vesical sphincters, urinary disturbances, and urinary retention.

Respiratory

Respiratory side effects have included respiratory difficulty and respiratory depression.

Dermatologic

Dermatologic side effects have included increased sweating, pallor, skin hash, hives, swelling of face, and dermatitis.

Ocular

Ocular side effects have included blurring of vision and visual disturbances.

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