Pharmacology: DANTUSIL is an effective antitussive.
DANTUSIL contains 3 main active components.
Diphenhydramine HCl is an antihistamine that has an antitussive effect and can normalize (decrease) the excessive mucus secretions.
Ammonium Chloride is proven to be effective to dilute sputum so that it can be easily excreted.
Dextromethorphan HBr is a component which influences cough relax as it suppresses directly the center of cough in the central nervous system. It has equal potency with Codeine but it is free from the side effects of Codeine.