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Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

Information about Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline Uses

Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline is used in the treatment of cough.

How Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline works

Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline is a combination of four medicines: Ambroxol , Guaifenesin , Menthol and Terbutaline. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out. Guaifenesin is an expectorant which works by decreasing the stickiness of airway secretions and helps in their removal from the airways. Menthol is an organic compound which produces a sensation of coolness and relieves minor throat irritation. Terbutaline is a bronchodilator which relaxs the muscles in the airways and widens the airways.Together, they make breathing easier.

Common side effects of Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Stomach discomfort, Allergic reaction, Dizziness, Headache, Rash, Hives, Tremor, Palpitations, Increased heart rate
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Expert advice for Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

  • Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline 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 Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline 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.

Frequently asked questions for Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

Ambroxol + Guaifenesin + Menthol + Terbutaline

Q. In which type of cough will the doctor prescribe Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline?

Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline is indicated in the treatment of a cough that is associated with excessive mucus secretion.

Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline be more effective?

No, taking higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having increased side effects. If you do not find any relief in your symptoms while taking Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline, please consult your doctor.

Q. Are there any contraindications associated with use of Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline?

It is not recommended to use Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline if you have hypersensitivity to any of the components of the formulation. Avoid the medication if you have pre-existing ischaemic heart disease, significant risk factors for ischaemic heart disease and gastric ulceration.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Ambroxol+Guaifenesin+Menthol+Terbutaline?

Keep this medicine in the container 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.

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