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Neo AC Side Effects

Generic Name: codeine / pseudoephedrine / pyrilamine

Note: This document contains side effect information about codeine / pseudoephedrine / pyrilamine. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Neo AC.

Applies to codeine/pseudoephedrine/pyrilamine: oral liquid

General

The most commonly occurring side effects include dry mouth, dizziness, sleepiness, and disturbed coordination.[Ref]

Cardiovascular

Frequency not reported: Hypotension, headache, palpitations, tachycardia, extrasystoles

Respiratory

Frequency not reported: Nasal dryness, thickening of bronchial secretions, tightness of chest and wheezing, nasal stuffiness, respiratory depression

Psychiatric

Frequency not reported: Confusion, restlessness, excitation, anxiety, nervousness, irritability, insomnia, euphoria, hysteria, hallucination

Gastrointestinal

Frequency not reported: Dry mouth, dry throat, epigastric distress, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Sedation, sleepiness, dizziness, disturbed coordination, tremor, paresthesias, neuritis, convulsions, CNS depression

Genitourinary

Frequency not reported: Urinary frequency, difficult urination, urinary retention

Ocular

Frequency not reported: Blurred vision, diplopia

Other

Frequency not reported: Chills, fatigue, vertigo, tinnitus

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Drug rash, photosensitivity, excessive perspiration, urticaria

References

1. "Product Information. Codeine Sulfate (codeine)." Roxane Laboratories Inc, Columbus, OH.

2. "Product Information. Neo AC (codeine / pseudoephedrine / pyrilamine)." Laser Pharmaceuticals, Crown Point, IN.

3. American Geriatrics Society 2012 Beers Criteria Update Expert Panel "American Geriatrics Society updated Beers Criteria for potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults." J Am Geriatr Soc 60 (2012): 616-31

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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