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    Brand Name: TESSALON PERLES

    Generic Name: Benzonatate

    Generic for Tessalon Perles* (Benzonatate) is a non-narcotic medicine used to treat cough due to the common cold, pneumonia, bronchitis, pertussis, or other respiratory conditions. It belongs to a class of medications called antitussives. This cough suppressant works by decreasing the cough reflex in the lungs. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read More>>

     
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    • Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
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What is Generic for Tessalon Perles* used for?

Generic for Tessalon Perles* (Benzonatate) is a non-narcotic medicine used to treat cough due to the common cold, pneumonia, bronchitis, pertussis, or other respiratory conditions. It belongs to a class of medications called antitussives. This cough suppressant works by decreasing the cough reflex in the lungs. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

The dosage of Generic for Tessalon Perles* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Take Generic for Tessalon Perles* with a full glass of water.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Tessalon Perles* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.

What if you overdose on Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Tessalon Perles*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Tessalon Perles*.

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Tessalon Perles*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Generic for Tessalon Perles* can interact with certain antihistamines, sedatives, narcotic pain medicines, antiseizure drugs, and muscle relaxants.

Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.

What are the side effects of Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Tessalon Perles* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Tessalon Perles* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Tessalon Perles* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Tessalon Perles* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Tessalon Perles* can cause side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, headache, constipation, nausea, and vomiting. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Tessalon Perles*.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Tessalon Perles*?

Is it possible for me to take Generic for Tessalon Perles* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Tessalon Perles*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Tessalon Perles*?
How will Generic for Tessalon Perles* work in my body?
How should Generic for Tessalon Perles* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Tessalon Perles* drug interactions and side effects?

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The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Tessalon Perles* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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