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SALMODIL 2MG/4MG SYRUP

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Composition for SALMODIL

Salbutamol(2 mg),Bromhexine(4 mg)

food interaction for SALMODIL

alcohol interaction for SALMODIL

pregnancy interaction for SALMODIL

lactation interaction for SALMODIL

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Salmodil 2mg/4mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for SALMODIL

Salbutamol(2 mg)

Uses

Salbutamol is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD).

How it works

Salbutamol is an adrenergic receptor (?2) agonist. It works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the small airways in the lungs, which helps to open up the airways and make breathing easier.

Common side effects

Nervousness, Chest pain, Cough, Dizziness, Headache, Heartburn, Muscle cramp, Swelling, Skin rash, Tachycardia, Heart rate irregular, Tremor, Urticaria
Bromhexine(4 mg)

Uses

Bromhexine is used in the treatment of cough.

How it works

Bromhexine belongs to the class of medications called as expectorants/mucolytic agents. It acts by thinning the mucus which facilitates expectoration and eases cough.

Common side effects

Irritation of ear, Allergic skin rash, Dizziness, Headache

SUBSTITUTES for SALMODIL

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  • SALMODIL 2MG/4MG SYRUP
    (100 ML syrup in bottle)
    FDC Ltd
    Rs. 0.57/ML of syrup
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    Rs. 57
    pay 10% more per ML of syrup
  • SALMODIL 2MG/4MG SYRUP
    (60 ML syrup in bottle)
    FDC Ltd
    Rs. 0.95/ML of syrup
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    Rs. 57
    pay 83% more per ML of syrup
  • EXPEL 2MG/4MG SYRUP
    (100 ML syrup in bottle)
    Acron Pharmaceuticals
    Rs. 0.45/ML of syrup
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    Rs. 45.22
    save 13% more per ML of syrup
  • SOBREX 2MG/4MG SYRUP
    (100 ML syrup in bottle)
    Laborate Pharmaceuticals India Ltd
    Rs. 0.34/ML of syrup
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    Rs. 34
    save 34% more per ML of syrup

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Expert advice for SALMODIL

  • Use salbutamol inhalation exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
  • Always keep the inhaler upright during the loading of the dose and administration steps.
  • If you can feel a slightly sweet tasting powder in your mouth after inhaling, you have received the dose and the active substance has reached your lungs.
  • During use, regularly wipe the mouthpiece with a fibre-free tissue or soft cloth.
  • Always replace the inhaler cap after you have used the inhaler.
  • Always tell your doctor if you suffer from an over active thyroid gland.
  • Take special precaution if you experience chest pains.
  • Take special care with salbutamol if you suffer from any disease of the heart.

Frequently asked questions for SALMODIL

Salbutamol

Q.Is salbutamol a steroid/ an antibiotic/ a cough syrup/ a betablocker/ contains steroid/ addictive/ a rescue inhaler?
Salbutamol (also available as Asthalin, Ventolin, Albuterol) is a beta receptor agonist used to prevent and treat wheezing, difficulty breathing, chest tightness, and coughing caused by lung diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is a rescue inhaler for asthma. It is not a steroid or contains steroid or an antibiotic. It is not an addictive drug

Q.Does salbutamol need prescription?
Yes. Salbutamol is available only by prescription

Q.Is salbutamol safe/ safe for babies?
Salbutamol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q.Does salbutamol cause drowsiness/ increased heart rate/ increase blood pressure/ weight gain?
Salbutamol may cause light headedness, increased heart rate or increased blood pressure; however it is not known to cause drowsiness or weight gain. Consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.

Bromhexine

Q.Is Bromhexine an antihistamine?
No, Bromhexineis not an antihistamine.

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Content on this page was last updated on 19 February, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)