Duralyn Pead Syrup

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Composition for Duralyn NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

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100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Duralyn Syrup

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Uses of Duralyn Syrup

Duralyn Pead Syrup is used in the treatment of asthma prevention and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Duralyn Syrup

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.

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How to use Duralyn 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. Duralyn Pead Syrup is to be taken with food.

How Duralyn Syrup works

Duralyn Pead Syrup is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Duralyn Syrup

Expert advice for Duralyn Syrup

  • It is better to take Duralyn in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Duralyn 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 Duralyn can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
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Duralyn Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Duralyn Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Duralyn Pead Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Duralyn Pead Syrup 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Duralyn Pead Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Avoiding breastfeeding for 2-4 hours after Duralyn Pead Syrup can further decrease the exposure of medicine to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Duralyn Pead Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Duralyn Pead Syrup is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Duralyn Pead Syrup is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Duralyn Pead Syrup should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Duralyn Pead Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Alicin 200mg Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Duralyn Syrup

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Yes, Duralyn is a phosphodiesterase enzyme inhibitor. It mainly inhibits phosphodiesterase III and to a lesser extent phosphodiesterase IV enzymes. It works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways which opens the airways and makes breathing easier.
Duralyn is available for use in the treatment of diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, it is a prescription drug and should be used as advised by your doctor.
Duralyn is a relatively safe drug if used as advised by your doctor. It is not devoid of side effects, especially if an overdose has been taken. An overdose can cause stomach pains and make you feel sick. It can cause fast or irregular heartbeat, make you feel very restless or cause fits. It should always be taken as advised by the doctor.
No, Duralyn is not a steroid. It belongs to the class of drugs called methylxanthines and dilate the airway.
Duralyn is not an antibiotic. It belongs to the class of drugs called methylxanthines and dilate the airway.
Duralyn is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug and is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Duralyn is not being discontinued. It is available in the market for the treatment of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and asthma when prescribed by a doctor.
Duralyn has stimulant effects on the central nervous system (can cause nervousness, excitation, agitation, insomnia, tremors, and, seizures or fits) and on the heart muscle (tachycardia, palpitations, arrhythmia) in very high doses. Talk to your doctor if have these problems as it could be due to an overdose.
Duralyn is not known to increase the blood pressure. However, if you experience any changes in your blood pressure while taking Duralyn, consult your doctor.
Tachycardia (increase in heart rate) is a side effect associated with the use of Duralyn in high doses. Consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while using the drug.
Duralyn use is not associated with weight loss or weight gain. However, consult your doctor if you notice any changes in weight while taking the drug as it could be due to other underlying conditions.
Duralyn use may cause insomnia. If you experience any sleep disturbances while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Duralyn is not known to cause constipation. However, its use has been associated with diarrhea. Consult your doctor if you experience any change in your bowel habits.
Duralyn dose need not be tapered. Therapy can be ended without tapering the drug. Consult your doctor for the appropriate dose, timings, and duration of the medicine.
Duralyn use is not associated with hair loss. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
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Substitutes for Duralyn

No substitutes found for this medicine
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