What is Night Nurse cough syrup?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Night Nurse cough syrup contains paracetamol (acetaminophen), promethazine, and dextromethorphan. Day Nurse is used for the relief of colds and flu, including unproductive coughs, blocked or runny nose, fever, headache, aches and pains and sore throats. It is mainly available in the United Kingdom.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness

  • 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 Night Nurse cough syrup

Side effect Patients
Drowsiness 1

Why patients stopped taking Night Nurse cough syrup

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Night Nurse cough syrup

Duration

Stopped taking Night Nurse cough syrup

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Night Nurse cough syrup.