Medicine Overview of Mituss-A Syrup
Mituss-A Syrup is used in the treatment of cough
Side Effects of Mituss-A are Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach upset, Sleepiness.
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. Mituss-A Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Mituss-A Syrup is a combination of five medicines: Ambroxol, Dextromethorphan, Phenylephrine, Chlorpheniramine Maleate and Menthol. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant that relieves cough by reducing the activity of cough centre in the brain. Phenylephrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose. Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic which relieves symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Menthol produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation.
In Depth Information on Mituss-A Syrup
Mituss-A Syrup related warnings
Mituss-A Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mituss-A 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.
Mituss-A Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Mituss-A Syrup alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Mituss-A Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mituss-A Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Mituss-A Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Mituss-A Syrup
Q. Can the use of Mituss-a cause sleepiness or drowsiness?
Yes, Mituss-a may make you feel drowsy or may cause you to fall asleep during your regular daily activities. Do not drive car, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities at the beginning of your treatment until you know how the medicine affects you. Inform your doctor if you experience such episode while you are taking this medicine.
Q. Can I breastfeed while taking Mituss-a?
No, it is not advisable to breastfeed while using Mituss-a. This medicine contains Chlorpheniramine, an antihistamine, which can pass into the breast milk and may harm the baby. Inform your healthcare provider if you are advised to take this medicine while you are breastfeeding the baby.
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