I give him "Buckley's" cough syrup. Any other suggestions to help the cough go away?
I suggest you contact his Dr. as cough is a common side effect and also a severe allergic reaction where one must seek immediate medical attention. His Dr. must evaluate if it is an allergic reaction or a common side effect.
Side Effects of Zytiga - for the Consumer
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Zytiga Suspension:
Cold-like symptoms; cough; diarrhea; flushing of the skin; heartburn; joint swelling, discomfort, or pain; mild muscle discomfort; upper respiratory tract infection.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Zytiga Suspension:
Severe allergic reactions (fever; rash; tiredness; achiness; nausea; diarrhea; vomiting; stomach pain; sore throat; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; cough; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain or discomfort; confusion; fast or irregular heartbeat; muscle pain, weakness, or cramping; severe or persistent headache, dizziness, or light-headedness; shortness of breath; sudden or unexplained weight gain; swelling of the hands, ankles, legs, or feet; symptoms of liver problems (eg, dark urine; loss of appetite; pale stools; unusual nausea, stomach pain, or tiredness; yellowing of the skin or eyes); urination problems (eg, difficult, increased, or painful urination).
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.
- Zytiga Information for Consumers
- Zytiga Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Zytiga (detailed)
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