Overview

Uses of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant

Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant is used in the treatment of cough with mucus.

Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach upset
  • Stomach pain
  • Allergic reaction
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Rash
  • Urticaria
  • Tremor
  • Palpitations
  • Muscle cramp
  • Increased heart rate

How to use Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant

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. Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant works

Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant is a combination of three medicines: Ambroxol, Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol and Guaifenesin which relieve cough with mucus. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Levosalbutamol is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens airways. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. Together, they make breathing easier.

Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant in these patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Ascoril Plus LS Expectorant in these patients.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ascoril Plus LS

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I am having cough with mucus from last 7 to 8 days. Please suggest some medicine.
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Homeopathy
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FAQs

Q. What is Ascoril Plus LS?
Ascoril Plus LS is a combination of three medicines: Ambroxol, Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol, Guaifenesin. It is used in the treatment of cough with mucus. Ambroxol is a mucolytic. It thins and loosens the mucus (phlegm) which makes it easier to cough out. Levosalbutamol is a bronchodilator and it works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and widens the airways. Guaifenesin is an expectorant. It works by decreasing the stickiness of the mucus (phlegm) and helps to remove it easily from the airways.
Q. Is it safe to use Ascoril Plus LS?
Yes, it is safe to use Ascoril Plus LS in most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, allergic reaction, dizziness, headache, rash, urticaria, tremor, palpitations, muscle cramp and increased heart rate. Inform your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medicine.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Ascoril Plus LS?
Use of Ascoril Plus LS is considered to be harmful in patients with a history of allergy to any of the active or inactive ingredients. Levosalbutamol and beta-blockers like propranolol should not usually be taken together.
Q. Can the use of Ascoril Plus LS cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of Ascoril Plus LS can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for sometime and resume once you feel better. Do not drive or use any machines.
Q. Can the use of Ascoril Plus LS cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Ascoril Plus LS can cause diarrhea. In case you experience diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicine without consulting your doctor.
Q. What are the recommended storage conditions for Ascoril Plus LS?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
MRP
83
100 ml in 1 bottle
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