Content Details
Written By
BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
10 Oct 2019 | 04:44 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Abrophyll Tablet SR

Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet is used to treat and prevent symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (a lung disorder in which flow of air to the lung is blocked). It helps in relaxing the muscles of the air passages, thus widening it and making it easier to breathe.

It is taken by mouth with food. But, its advisable to take it at the same time each day. In case you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is important that this medication is not stopped suddenly without talking to doctor. Before taking this medicine inform doctor if you are suffering from any kidney, liver or heart disease. Your doctor may regularly monitor your blood potassium levels. Inform your doctor if you notice muscle twitching or weakness, or an irregular heartbeat.

It may cause nausea and headache as its side effects.

Abrophyll Tablet SR side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal upset
  • Restlessness

How to use Abrophyll Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Abrophyll Tablet SR works

Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet is a mucolytic and bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and also thins and loosens mucus, making it easier to breathe.

Abrophyll Tablet SR related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Abrophyll Tablet SR?

If you miss a dose of Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet
₹18.9/Tablet SR
AB Phylline SR 200 Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹17.5/Tablet SR
save 7%
₹17.96/Tablet SR
save 5%
Ascovent -SR Tablet
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹18.05/Tablet SR
save 4%
Xanilax SR 200 Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹15.83/Tablet SR
save 16%
Brophyle SR Tablet
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
₹16.99/Tablet SR
save 10%

Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet for prevention and treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • It should be taken at the same time each day, preferably in the evening after food.
  • It does not work right away and should not be used to relieve sudden breathing problems. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
  • Your doctor may take regular blood test to monitor potassium level and the level of this medicine in your body.
  • Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney, liver or heart disease, or if you have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor, even if you feel better.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Abrophyll

arrow
Asthma problem and doctor has prescribed Xanilax SR 200 as a substitute for Theoasthalin SR. Is it correct?
Dr. Ankit Soni
Homeopathy
Theoasthalin SR and Xanilax SR are two different drugs They are not substitute for each other Both these medicines are for treatment for asthma
I have chronic bronchitis and have stomach problem from 4 month I have take ab phyliine SR 200 for lungs and rabeprazole sodiuum (20 mg) and levosulpride( 75 mg ) for stomach as toxic are out with cough and I have nothing eat as I eat comes out. And vomiting. When I taken above drug no problem and when stopped the problem .will the disease is life long as blood pressure and eat medicine daily for whole life or problem may solve. Thanks
Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora
Lungs Specialist
You need evaluation for the nature and severity of bronchitis. Please readhttp://www.arohealth.com/bronchial-asthma/
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet?

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Does birth control pills have any effect on Abrophyll?

If you are taking birth control pills, dose of Abrophyll need to be reduced as birth control pills may interfere with clearance of Abrophyll, increasing its levels and chances of side effects.

Q. How should Abrophyll be taken?

Abrophyll should be taken strictly as advised by the doctor. To avoid an upset stomach it should be taken with food.

Q. Is it okay to take furosemide along with Abrophyll?

One should take proper caution if you are taking furosemide along with Abrophyll. This is because the combined use of these medicines may decrease the levels of potassium. Hence, regular monitoring of potassium levels is required.

Q. When should Abrophyll be avoided?

Abrophyll should be avoided in patients who are allergic to ambroxol, Abrophyll, or theophylline. Along with that, patients suffering from low blood pressure, irregular heart beats or rhythm or history of heart attack, liver disease or kidney disorder should avoid taking Abrophyll.

Q. Is Abrophyll the same as theophylline?

Abrophyll comprises of theophylline-7 acetate and ambroxol which makes it effective in making the mucus more fluid and clearing the airways easily, thereby making breathing easier. This effect of Abrophyll works as an added advantage over theophylline. Moreover, it also reduces the need for other medicine used to treat asthma, like salbutamol.

Related Products

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. PubChem. Acebrophylline. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Pozzi E. Acebrophylline: An airway mucoregulator and anti-inflammatory agent. Monaldi Arch Chest Dis. 2007;67(2):106-15. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Building No-30, Rani Jhansi Road, Jhandewalan, Delhi-110055
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Abrophyll-SR 200 Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹151.2
MRP189  Get 20% OFF
This price is valid only on the orders above ₹500
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
ADD TO CART
Not returnable Read policy
Additional offers
Amazon Pay: Pay and win between ₹20 to ₹250, once per user between 1st to 31st Oct
Show more show_more

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.