Main information

  • Trade name:
  • SIR EPHEDRIN oral liquid
  • Pharmaceutical form:
  • oral liquid
  • Prescription type:
  • Prescription only
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug



  • Available in:
  • SIR EPHEDRIN oral liquid
  • Language:
  • English

Therapeutic information

  • Therapeutic area:
  • Opium derivatives and expectorants
  • Product summary:
  • Suitability for use in older adult patients Dextromethorphani hydrobromidum Avoid use in older persons. Serotonergic. Significant adverse effects include tremor, palpitations, headache, nausea, constipation, tiredness, dizziness and risk for falls. Take interactions into account especially with MAO inhibitors and memantine. Ephedrini hydrochloridum Avoid use in older persons. Do not use on patients with an ischaemic heart disease. Avoid use in severe renal or hepatic insufficiency. Significant adverse effects include insomnia, tremor, palpitations, elevated blood pressure and urinary retention. Take interactions into account.


  • Source:
  • Fimea
  • Authorization status:
  • Marketing authorization granted
  • Authorization number:
  • 1428
  • Authorization date:
  • 13-09-2006
  • Last update:
  • 26-07-2018