Medicine Overview of Oktus Syrup
Side Effects of Oktus are Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Stomach upset, Dizziness, Headache, Rash, Allergic reaction, Urticaria, Palpitations, Tremor, Increased heart rate.
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. Oktus Cough Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Oktus Cough Syrup is a combination of three medicines: Ambroxol, Guaifenesin and Terbutaline which relieve cough with mucus. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which decreases the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. Terbutaline is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens airways. Together, they make breathing easier.
In Depth Information on Oktus Syrup
Oktus Syrup related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oktus Cough 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.
No information is available on the use of Oktus Cough Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Oktus Cough Syrup alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Oktus Cough Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oktus Cough Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Oktus Cough Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oktus Cough Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Oktus Cough Syrup in these patients.
Questions Related to Oktus
I am having cough with mucus from last 7 to 8 days. Please suggest some medicine.
Dr. Saurav Arora
You may take Hepar sulph 200, 4 drops in half cup water thrice daily for 5 days and Koffez cough syrup 1 tsp twice daily for 5 days
My PATIENT cough with mucus. What is the remeady?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
since how long she havingsyrup Grilinctus 2tsf thrice daily can helpand also give her levofloxacin 500mg twice daily for 3 days and Omez 20 mg Once daily in empty stomach for 3 days
Fever and cough with mucus General weakness
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Hello, please start syp chericoff 2.5 ml thrice daily for the next 5 days. Also nasoclear nasal drops SOS for nasal blockage. Give plenty of fluids to drink. Paracetamol to control fever in weight appropriate doses.
Frequently asked questions about Oktus Syrup
Q. Can the Oktus be used in a dry cough?
No. Oktus is used in wet cough i.e a cough with mucus production.
Q. Are there any contraindication associated with use of this drug?
It is not recommended to use Oktus in patients who are allergic to any of its component, having heart disease and peptic ulcer.
Q. Will Oktus be more effective if taken in more than recommended dose?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects. If you do not find any relief in your symptoms or there is an increased severity of your symptoms while you are taking this medicine in the recommended doses, please consult your doctor.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Oktus?
Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
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