Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet

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Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet is a combination medicine used in the treatment of cough. It thins mucus in the nose, windpipe and lungs, making it easier to cough out. It also provides relief from runny nose, sneezing, itching, and watery eyes.

Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are nausea, indigestion, bloating, diarrhea, headache, tremor, sweating, skin rash, and palpitations. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine can also cause sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can make sleepiness worse.

Never support self-medication or recommend your medicine to another person. It is beneficial to have plenty of fluids while taking this medication. Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Uses of Terbet Forte Tablet

Benefits of Terbet Forte Tablet

In Cough

Cough is your body’s reaction when your throat or airways become clogged with mucus. You may also cough when your airways become narrow. This can be either due to any disease or allergy due to dust or pollen.
Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet is a combination of medicine that helps give relief from cough. It relaxes the muscles of the airways and widens it. This makes it easier for air to move in and out. Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet also helps to loosen thick mucus, making it easier to cough out. Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet will also relieve allergy symptoms like watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose or throat irritation. Altogether it helps in easy breathing and helps 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 by your doctor.

Side effects of Terbet Forte 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 Terbet Forte

  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Bloating
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Tremor
  • Sweating
  • Skin rash
  • Increased heart rate
  • Palpitations

How to use Terbet Forte Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Terbet Forte Tablet works

Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Terbutaline and Bromhexine, which relieves cough. Terbutaline is a bronchodilator which relaxes muscles in your airways and widens the airways. Bromhexine is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Together, they make breathing easier.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg 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
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease.

Alternate Brands

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Quick Tips

  • Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet relieves cough associated with bronchitis, bronchial asthma, emphysema and other broncho-pulmonary disorders.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • If you are diabetic, monitor your blood glucose regularly while taking this medicine.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of thyroid or heart disease.
  • Stop taking Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet and inform your doctor if your cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash or persistent headache. 

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Patient Concerns

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What is a dry and productive cough syrup for baby
Dr. Gopal Bansilal Samdani
Paediatrics
In dry cough cough suppressants are used. In productive cough mucolytics are used.
i have dry cough & cold so which syrup i take levosalbutamol / terbutaline I am a MR in fdc i have salbutol-ls syrup
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine
U can take montair LC and cough suppressant if it's dry cough
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Will Terbet Forte 5 mg/8 mg Tablet be more effective if taken in more than recommended doses?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having some serious side effects and toxicity. If you experience increased severity of your symptoms, that are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

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References

  1. Drugs.com. Terbutaline. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. European Medicne Agency. Revised assessment report: Ambroxol and bromhexine containing medicinal products. 2015. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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  4. ScienceDirect. Bromhexine. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Country of Origin: India

Expires on or after: July, 2021

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