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Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Drkuff Tablet

Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of cough.

Drkuff Tablet side effects

Common
  • Tremor
  • Headache
  • Palpitations
  • Muscle cramp
  • Sleepiness

How to use Drkuff Tablet

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. Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Drkuff Tablet works

Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Salbutamol/Albuterol and Chlorpheniramine Maleate which relieve cough. Salbutamol/Albuterol is a bronchodilator which works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic which reduces cough associated with allergies by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger (histamine).

Drkuff Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet 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
Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Larger doses or prolonged use of Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet may cause sleepiness and other effects in the baby
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Drkuff 2 mg/2 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. 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

Questions Related to Drkuff

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Severe cough from last 3 days iam using cough-q tablets but there is no use please suggest me the correct medication
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take azithromycin 500 mg once daily for 3 days after breakfast and takr syrup grilinctus 2tsf thrice daily for 3 days and tablet cetcip 10 mg twice daily for 3 days
Dear sir I have not breathing easly because my chest is congested and many cough and some blood out from my mouth some time, and my nose is alway close and comes water so please suggest me some medicine for this problemI have try many medicine for this but when medicine are closed then problem are returnThis time I have taken.only one medicine histamine-m with antibiotic
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
first u need to do some testAFB for sputum and Chest xray, also CBC< ESR
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