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Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
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Introduction

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is a prescription medicine used for reducing mucous secretion in various lung diseases like bronchitis, asthma and emphysema. It is also used to treat poisoning caused by paracetamol medicine overdose.

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet can be taken with or without food, but take it at the same time to get the most benefit. It should be taken as your doctor's advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. Dissolve the tablet in a glass of water and drink it immediately. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you. In case, you have missed any doses than it is better to take the next dose as soon as you remember it. However, you should never take a double dose.

The most common side effects of this medicine include fever, nausea, vomiting, and rash.  If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. Generally, it is advised to drink plenty of fluids while on treatment with this medicine.

Before taking this medicine let your doctor know if you suffer from asthma, as close monitoring is required while taking this medicine. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. 

Uses of Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet

  • Respiratory disease with excessive mucus

Benefits of Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet

In Respiratory disease with excessive mucus

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet helps to loosen thick mucus, making it easier to cough out. This makes it easier for air to move in and out. It will relieve symptoms such as tightness in your chest, shortness of breath, wheezing and coughing and help you carry out your daily activities more easily. This medicine is safe and effective. It usually starts to work within a few minutes and the effects can last up to several hours. Take it as prescribed by the doctor. Do not stop using it unless you are advised to by your doctor. Taking this medicine enables you to live your life more freely without worrying so much about things that set off your symptoms.

Side effects of Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Mucaryl

  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Rash
  • Gastrointestinal discomfort

How to use Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet works

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is a mucolytic medication. It works by thinning the mucus (phlegm) making it easier to cough out. Thus, it clears the air passages and makes breathing easier. It also has antioxidant action.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Mucaryl Effervescent Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet for the treatment of various respiratory conditions associated with excessive mucus production.
  • It has a smelly odor. This is normal and does not indicate that the medicine has changed.
  • Dissolve the effervescent tablet in half a glass of water. Drink the solution immediately.
  • Drink plenty of fluids to help loosen the congestion and lubricate your throat while you are taking this medication.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
N-Acylated Alpha Amino Acids
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
PAIN ANALGESICS

Patient Concerns

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she has severe cough since 3 days Please advice which medicine to give her i am giving her clamp kid and mucaryl but no change as of now
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Paediatrics
There are many underlying causes of Patient?s symptoms. Different cause needs different treatment. Specific treatment cannot be given unless we establish exact underlying cause. Final and perfect diagnosis cannot be done without doing clinical examination of patient. Please consult me or any other Paediatrician. will take detail history and will examine patient in detail. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will prescribe you treatment. At time may ask you relevant investigations if necessary. Patient may need antibiotics and/or other prescription drugs. It is mandatory for the customer to have a prescription for the prescription medicines he/she is procuring. Valid prescription cannot be given without diagnosis and clinical examination.
Problem in respiratory catarrh like asthma along with sputum
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Take halleezy tablet 2 tablet twice, syp spasma 10 ml twice after meal with water
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FAQs

Q. How is Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet administered?

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is given as a tablet form and can be taken with or without food. The tablets are to be taken twice daily in the morning and evening. The exact dosage and frequency of dose will be decided by the doctor on the basis of age and weight of the patient.

Q. Can I take Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet if I have liver problems?

It has been found that in some cases Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet can cause liver damage in prone patients and can lead to increased liver enzymes. Hence, it should be used with caution in patients with liver disease or who are prone to have liver disease/ history of liver disease. Before starting the medication inform your doctor if you have had a history of liver disease.

Q. Is Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet safe in pregnancy?

No, Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet is not safe during pregnancy. There is evidence to show that it can cause major birth defects in the newborn baby and can harm the baby in womb. It is not advised to take Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet if you are planning to become pregnant. You should use reliable contraception methods while you take Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet. Consult your doctor before starting this medication or planning pregnancy.

Q. Are there chances of anemia with Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet?

Yes, there are chances that Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet may cause anemia. It has been observed that Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet can cause a dose-related decrease in hemoglobin in the blood which could lead to anemia. Regular hemoglobin check is advised while taking Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet and consult your prescribing doctor for his advice. If the patients develop anemia then in some cases blood transfusion is done to correct it.

Q. Is Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet safe for pregnant women?

Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet can be given to a pregnant woman if the benefit of this medicine is more than the risk involved. Evidence shows it can be used in pregnant females without any gross risk to the fetus in the womb. Consult your doctor before starting the medication.

Q. How long can you take Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet for?

The duration of treatment with Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet will be decided by the doctor. It will depend on the type of disease for which it has been prescribed. For respiratory conditions, it can be taken for 5 days and can be further extended to 2 weeks depending upon the condition of the patient.

Q. Can Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet be given to children below 2 years of age?

Medicines like Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet are not recommended to be used in children under 2 years of age. This is because the medicine works by dissolving the mucus which can cause a block in the breathing airway, and children below 2 years of age may not be able to clear it or cough it out properly. Still, in certain conditions it can be prescribed by your doctor, hence, follow the instructions as provided. Consult the doctor for any query.

Q. Can I take cough syrups while taking Mucaryl Orange Sugar Free Tablet?

No, you should not start taking cough syrups without consulting your doctor. The cough syrups which suppresses the cough should be avoided with this medication as it would interfere with the action of the medicine. Consult your doctor who will suggest an effective cough syrup which can increase the expectoration or sputum.
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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
Country of Origin: India

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