What is Cold medicine?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Types of common cold medicine include nasal decongestants, antitussives, and antihistamines.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 3
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cold medicine

Side effect Patients
Sleepiness 1

Why patients stopped taking Cold medicine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
Doctor's advice 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Cold medicine


Stopped taking Cold medicine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 4
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Cold medicine.