Burex BR Syrup

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Burex BR Syrup is a combination medicine used in the treatment of cough. It thins mucus in the nose, windpipe and lungs, making it easier to cough out. It also provides relief from runny nose, sneezing, itching, and watery eyes.

Burex BR Syrup is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are nausea, vomiting, bloating, diarrhea, indigestion, stomach pain, headache, and fatigue. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine can also cause sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can make sleepiness worse.

Never support self-medication or recommend your medicine to another person. It is beneficial to have plenty of fluids while taking this medication. Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Uses of Burex BR Syrup

Benefits of Burex BR Syrup

In Cough

Burex BR Syrup gives relief from cough by loosening thick mucus and making it easier to cough it out. It also makes it easier for air to move in and out of your airways. This reduces the frequency of coughing and makes you feel better. Burex BR Syrup also relieves allergy symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose or throat irritation. Along with medications, drink enough lukewarm water and gargle with warm salt water to ease the symptoms.

Side effects of Burex BR Syrup

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Burex BR

  • Sleepiness
  • Fatigue
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Bloating
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Burex BR 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. Burex BR Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Burex BR Syrup works

Burex BR Syrup is a combination of four medicines: Ambroxol, bromhexine, guaifenesin and levocetirizine which relieve dry cough. Ambroxol and bromhexine are mucolytics which thin and loosen mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which relieves allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Burex BR Syrup. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Burex BR Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Burex BR Syrup during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Burex BR Syrup may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Burex BR Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Burex BR Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Burex BR Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Burex BR Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Burex BR Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Burex BR Syrup in these patients.

What if you forget to take Burex BR Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Burex BR Syrup, 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.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

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Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

Patient Concerns

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What is a dry and productive cough syrup for baby
Dr. Gopal Bansilal Samdani
Paediatrics
In dry cough cough suppressants are used. In productive cough mucolytics are used.
i have dry cough & cold so which syrup i take levosalbutamol / terbutaline I am a MR in fdc i have salbutol-ls syrup
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine
U can take montair LC and cough suppressant if it's dry cough
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References

  1. European Medicne Agency. Revised assessment report: Ambroxol and bromhexine containing medicinal products. 2015. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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  5. PubChem. Guaifenesin. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Plot No -17, Sector – 20A, Faridabad, Haryana – 121001, India
Country of Origin: India

MRP
31.5
Inclusive of all taxes
100 ml in 1 bottle
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