What is Resperal?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Resperal is a brand name for the combination medication that contains decongestants and a cough suppressant. It is used to mange the symptoms of the flu, allergies, hay fever, sinusitis, bronchitis and other breathing illnesses.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Support mental / emotional health 3 0
Anger 2 0
Bipolar II disorder 2 0
Bipolar disorder 1 1
Mood swings 1 0
Visual hallucinations 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Resperal

Side effect Patients
Weight gain 1


Based on patients currently taking Resperal

Dosage Patients
1 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Resperal

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Resperal


Currently taking Resperal

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Resperal

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Resperal.