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Statuss Green Side Effects

Generic Name: chlorcyclizine / codeine / pseudoephedrine

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

Applies to chlorcyclizine / codeine / pseudoephedrine: oral liquid


The most common side effects may include drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, and nervousness.[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Respiratory depression


Frequency not reported: Excitability, nervousness, insomnia

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Drowsiness[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Hypotension, dizziness[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Nausea, vomiting, constipation , dry mouth[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Urinary retention[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Blurred vision[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Rashes, severe scarlatiniform eruptions, generalized dermatitis[Ref]


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Some side effects of Statuss Green may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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