Mono Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate

Information about Mono Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate

Mono ammonium glycyrrhizinate uses

Mono Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate is used in the treatment of cough with mucus.

How mono ammonium glycyrrhizinate works

Mono ammonium glycyrrhizinate works by decreasing the stickiness of airway secretions and helps in their removal from the airways.

Common side effects of mono ammonium glycyrrhizinate

Paralysis, Absence of menstrual periods, Decreased sexual function, Dizziness, Weakness, Decreased potassium level in blood, Increased blood pressure, Salt and water retention.

Available Medicine for Mono Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate

No medicine available

Expert advice for Mono Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate

  • Do not take monoammonium glycyrrhizinate in large amounts, as this may lead to increased blood pressure, reduced potassium levels in body, fluid retention, swelling in body or serious heart problems. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant as monoammonium glycyrrhizinate may induce labor before the expected date of delivery.
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to monoammonium glycyrrhizinate or any of its ingredients. 

Content on this page was last updated on 13 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)