Elixophyllin GG Side Effects
Generic Name: guaifenesin / theophylline
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of guaifenesin / theophylline. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Elixophyllin GG.
Applies to guaifenesin / theophylline: oral capsule, oral capsule liquid filled, oral elixir, oral liquid, oral syrup, oral tablet
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by guaifenesin / theophylline. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
If any of the following side effects occur while taking guaifenesin / theophylline, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:Less common or rare:
- Heartburn and/or vomiting
- Abdominal pain, continuing or severe
- confusion or change in behavior
- convulsions (seizures)
- dark or bloody vomit
- dizziness or lightheadedness
- fast and/or irregular heartbeat, continuing
- nervousness or restlessness, continuing
- trembling, continuing
Minor Side Effects
Some of the side effects that can occur with guaifenesin / theophylline may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:Less common:
- Fast heartbeat
- increased urination
- trouble in sleeping
Not all side effects for Elixophyllin GG may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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- Drug class: antiasthmatic combinations
Other brands: Ed-Bron G
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