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Vicks 44D Side Effects

Generic Name: dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Vicks 44D.

Applies to dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine: chewable tablets, drops, elixir, liquid, syrup

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

Dizziness; excitability; headache; nausea; nervousness or anxiety; trouble sleeping; weakness.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); difficulty urinating; fast or irregular heartbeat; hallucinations; seizures; severe dizziness, lightheadedness, or headache; tremor.

It is possible that some side effects of Vicks 44D may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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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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