Leekof-Mint is used in the treatment of dry cough.
Chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, menthol and phenylephrine which relieve dry cough. Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Menthol is an organic compound which produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
SIDE EFFECTS :
Nausea, Vomiting, Upset stomach, Headache, Loss of appetite, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Skin rash, Itching, Sleepiness.