Drug ID: 1d00000073
Drug Name: Ambroxol
Generic Names: Aurox (50 mg) | Taurcet -A | Coldel | Roxeptin ME | Cefotas AL | Broncodil | Cozy -AM (60ml) | Laveta -A | Switus -A (100ml) | Alcetra Plus | Codril -P | Reditime | Tox | Mucomox 500 | Roxina -M | Mucoclav (30ml) | Ambidrox (500 mg) | Axalin (60 ml) | Ambrolite -ST | Zirlon - AH | Levostar -AM | Rivocet Plus | Terline | LG -Plus | Rosdryl | Siasmin | Bronil Plus | Sal Mucolite | Arid -D | Anacof | Aeroflux | Ambosil | Amboxol | Ambrogam | Ambrogem | Ambrohexal | Ambrosan | Ambrosandoz | Ambrospray | Ambroxol Best | Ambroxol Cinfa | Ambroxol Domesco | Ambroxol Genfar | Ambroxol Germed | Ambroxol Jaba | Ambroxol Jarabe | Ambroxol LCh | Ambroxol La Santé | Ambroxol Sopharma | Ambroxol | Amsiv | Bromax | Brommer | Bronco Penamox | Bronco-Amoxidin | Broncoterol | Brondil | Bronpax | Brontex | Bronxol | Brox | Broxidil | Deflegmin | Dilyt | Eubron | Expibron | Fada Ambroxol | Femex | Hipotosse | Mucosol | Mucosolvan | Mucosurf | Mukinol | Mussibron | Muxol | Nemox | Neo-Bronchol | Prospec | Pulmolan | Riabroxol | Rixol | Suprima-Kof | Surbronc | More
Category: Expectorant and Cough Products
Legal Status: Non-Opioid,General use.
Indication for Mother: Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Recommended Dose: The recommended dose is 30-120 mg/day in 2-3 divided doses.
Recommended In: This medication is a mucolytic agent, prescribed for various respiratory diseases such as emphysema with bronchitis pneumoconiosis, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions, tracheobronchitis (respiratory tract inflammation), bronchiectasis, bronchitis with bronchospasm asthma.
Directions For Use: It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Storage: Store it at room temperature, away from children.
Dosage Forms: Tablet | Syrup
Side Effects: Mild gastrointestinal effects, runny nose and allergic reactions.
In Case of Overdose: Symptoms of ambroxol overdose include extensions of the common undesirable effects (e.g., diarrhea, dyspepsia, pyrosis, nausea, vomiting, and skin rashes).
Avoid excess dosing and contact doctor immediately if overdose symptoms occur.
Avoid If: Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Drug Interaction: Ambroxol in combination with antibiotics (amoxicillin, cefuroxime, erythromycin, doxycycline) leads to high antibiotic concentration in lungs tissues.
There are no data relatively clinically undesirable interactions with other medicines.
It is not recommended to combine Ambroxol with medicines with antitussive effect (for example, codeine-contained agents for cough).