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Cough lozenge

Cough lozenge

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Without recipe
Package
20 pcs.
Pharmaceutical form
Tablet
Active substances
Thermopsis grass

Pharmachological action

Cough lozenge has a bronchodilator effect.
Thermopsis herb has expectorant action, exerting mild irritant effect on the gastric mucosa receptors, reflex increases the secretion of bronchial glands.
Contained in the grass Thermopsis alkaloids (cytisine, metiltsitizin, pahikarpin, Ana Jilin, termopsin, termopsidin) have a stimulating effect on the respiratory and, in high doses, the emetic center.
Sodium bicarbonate stimulates the secretion of bronchial glands, helping to reduce the viscosity of sputum.

Therapeutic Indications

Diseases of the respiratory tract, accompanied by cough with difficult sputum (tracheitis, bronchitis) - in the complex therapy.

Contraindications

- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
- Peptic ulcer and duodenal ulcer (exacerbation).
- Pregnancy.
- Lactation.
- Children's age (12 years).
 

Special instructions

It encouraged to nominate plentiful warm drink to improve liquefaction and separation of sputum.

Use of the drug does not affect the performance of potentially hazardous activities that require increased attention and psychomotor speed reactions (road management, work with moving machinery, the work manager and operator).

Composition

1 tablet contains:
active substance: Thermopsis lancing herb powder - 0.0067 g of sodium bicarbonate - 0.250 g
Excipients: potato starch, talc.

Posology and administration

Inside. Adults appoint 1 tablet 3 times a day for 3-5 days. Children older than 12 years - 1/2 -1 tablet 3 times a day for 3-5 days. Duration of treatment - on doctor's advice.

Side effects

Allergic reactions are possible; vomiting when taking large doses.

Medicament interactions

Adsorbents, binders and enveloping means may reduce the absorption of alkaloids comprising the grass termopsisa in the gastrointestinal tract.

Cough tablets should not be used simultaneously with agents containing codeine antitussives and other drugs since it is difficult expectoration of sputum. It encouraged to nominate plentiful warm drink to improve liquefaction and separation of sputum.

Overdose

Symptoms: nausea, vomiting.
Treatment: symptomatic.

Storage conditions

In a dry, dark place at a temperature no higher than 25 ° C.