Medicine Overview of Acibro Syrup
Uses of Acibro Syrup
Acibro Syrup is used in the treatment of asthma prophylaxis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
Side effects of Acibro Syrup
Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.
How to use Acibro Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Acibro Syrup with food.
How Acibro Syrup works
Acibro syrup 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.
In Depth Information on Acibro Syrup
Expert advice for Acibro Syrup
- It is better to take Acibro in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
- Acibro will not work for sudden wheezing or asthma attacks once they start. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
- Not as effective as steroid inhalers for asthma.
- Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
- Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with the kidney, liver or heart disease, or have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
- Taking Acibro can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
Special precautions for Acibro Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Acibro Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Acibro Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Acibro Syrup should be used with caution in patients with ki+more
dney disease. Dose adjustment of Acibro Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Acibro Syrup should be used with caution in patients with li+more
ver disease. Dose adjustment of Acibro Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Acebrophylline, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Acibro 100mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Acebrophylline
Acibro is used to treat symptoms of bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It blocks the intracellular enzyme (phosphodiesterases) followed by increase in level of messenger known as cyclic adenosine monophosphate, which promotes relaxation of bronchial muscles
Q. How does it work?
It inhibits the release of certain inflammatory chemicals (leukotrienes, tumor necrosis factor etc) in the lung thereby preventing inflammation in the lung. It also reduces thickness of the mucus thus making it easy for the patient to clear the mucus load
No. Acibro is not an antibiotic or steroid
Acibro is available in capsule dosage form for the treatment of adults suffering from bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Substitutes for Acibro Syrup
AB Phylline 100mg Syrup
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹1.15/ml of Syrup