Erophylline Syrup

Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Erophylline NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

100 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Erophylline Syrup


Uses of Erophylline Syrup

Erophylline Syrup is used in the treatment of asthma prevention and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.

Side effects of Erophylline Syrup


Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.


How to use Erophylline 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. Erophylline Syrup is to be taken with food.

How Erophylline Syrup works

Erophylline syrup is a mucolytic and bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and also thins and loosens mucus, making it easier to breathe.

In Depth Information on Erophylline Syrup

Expert advice for Erophylline Syrup

  • It is better to take Erophylline in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Erophylline 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 Erophylline can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
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Special precautions for Erophylline Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Erophylline Syrup
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Erophylline Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Erophylline Syrup should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Erophylline Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Erophylline Syrup should be used with caution in patients wi
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Erophylline Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Acebrophylline, 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Erophylline NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Acebrophylline

Erophylline is used to treat symptoms of bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It blocks the intracellular enzyme (phosphodiesterases) followed by increase in level of messenger known as cyclic adenosine monophosphate, which promotes relaxation of bronchial muscles
Q. How does it work?
It inhibits the release of certain inflammatory chemicals (leukotrienes, tumor necrosis factor etc) in the lung thereby preventing inflammation in the lung. It also reduces thickness of the mucus thus making it easy for the patient to clear the mucus load
No. Erophylline is not an antibiotic or steroid
Erophylline is available in capsule dosage form for the treatment of adults suffering from bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Substitutes for Erophylline

No substitutes found for this medicine
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