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Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR


Overview

Introduction

Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR is used in the treatment of asthma (wheezing and shortness of breath) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (a lung disorder in which the flow of air to the lungs is blocked). It relaxes the muscles of the air passages and makes it easier to breathe.

Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR 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 doctor 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, stomach discomfort, headache, and restlessness. If you get these, don’t stop taking it but do talk to your doctor. There are other, rarer side effects which can be serious. Talk to your doctor if you're worried about them. In general, you should be trying to avoid situations that make your asthma worse (your triggers) and try not to smoke.

Ask your doctor whether it’s safe to take this medicine if you're pregnant or breastfeeding. Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Side effects of Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Headache
  • Restlessness
  • Allergic reaction

How to use Deriphyllin AX 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. Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR works

Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR is a combination of three medicines: Ambroxol, etofylline and theophylline. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Etofylline and theophylline are bronchodilators which relax the muscles in the airways and widen the airways. Together, they make breathing easier.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR 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 Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Deriphyllin AX Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Patient Concerns

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Dosage foam of deriphyllin retard 150 Please suggest medication for exerise induced asthma
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
U need to consult chest specialist for confirmation of asthma
Asthma patient ,feel uneasiness to breath Now use Deriphyllin retard 150
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
so what problem u getting with the medicine u using
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References
  1. European Medicne Agency. Revised assessment report: Ambroxol and bromhexine containing medicinal products. 2015. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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