Dry cough mixture for adults - a combination herbal medicine with expectorant and anti-inflammatory effects.
Release form and composition
Dosage form - powder, from which a solution is prepared for oral administration: brownish-gray in color with lighter patches, with anise smell (22.65 g each in children's milk bottles with a capacity of 200 ml, 1 bottle in carton packs; 1.7 g in bags from the combined material, on 5 or 10 bags in cardboard packs).
1 bottle of Cough Syrup contains:
- Dry thermopsis extract - 2 g;
- Dry extract of licorice - 2 g;
- Anise oil - 0.05 g;
- Sodium bicarbonate - 4 g;
- Sodium benzoate - 4 g;
- Ammonium chloride - 2 g;
- Sugar - 10 g.
1 bag (single dose) contains:
- Dry thermopsis extract - 0.045 g;
- Dry extract of licorice - 0.15 g;
- Anise oil - 0.0037 g;
- Sodium bicarbonate - 0.3 g;
- Sodium benzoate - 0.3 g;
- Ammonium chloride - 0.15 g;
- Sugar - 0.75 g.
Indications for use
Dry cough syrup for adults is used for diseases of the respiratory tract, which are accompanied by cough and sputum, which is difficult to discharge, including tracheitis, bronchitis, bronchopneumonia.
- Age up to 18 years;
- Glucose-galactose malabsorption;
- Fructose intolerance;
- Deficiency of sucrase / isomaltase;
- Acute pyelonephritis;
- Acute glomerulonephritis;
- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Dosing and Administration
Cough syrup should be taken orally after a meal, dissolving a single dose of powder (contents of 1 bag) in 15 ml (1 tbsp) of pre-cooled boiled water.
When using the drug, produced in bottles, the powder is diluted with boiled water directly in the bottle to the mark (200 ml), and immediately before use it is shaken. Take 1 tablespoon.
The multiplicity of reception - 3-4 times a day. The duration of treatment is 2-3 weeks.
Basically, the drug is well tolerated, in some cases, allergic reactions, nausea and / or vomiting, diarrhea.
It should be borne in mind that the mixture may be irritating to the gastric mucosa.
Patients with diabetes should take into account that in 1 single dose of the drug the carbohydrate content corresponds to 0.06 XE.
There is no negative effect on the speed of motor and mental reactions, as well as on the ability to concentrate. Cough syrup for adults is dry.
Along with the Cough Syrup, one should not take antitussive and sputum-reducing agents.
Terms and conditions of storage
Store at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C in a dry place out of reach of children. After preparation of the solution - in a cool, dark place.
Expiration date - 2 years, after dissolution - 3 days.