Syrup Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml is a medicinal product for use in acute and chronic lung and bronchial diseases in which mucus secretion is disturbed. The active substance is ambroxol hydrochloride.
Composition of Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml:
Active substance: ambroxol hydrochloride. 5ml syrup (1 measuring spoon) contains 15mg ambroxol hydrochloride and other ingredients: liquid sorbitol, crystallizing (70%) (E420), glycerol (E422), citric acid monohydrate (E330), propylene glycol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E218), propyl parahydroxyb (E216), strawberry aroma, liquid 502301 T, purified water.
Action Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml:
The medicinal product Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml is intended for use in the treatment of acute and chronic lung diseases, during which mucus secretion and its transport disorders are disturbed. The active substance - ambroxol hydrochloride - is an expectorant and mucolytic component (has a thinning effect on mucus). Due to the fact that the drug increases the amount of mucus in the respiratory tract, reduces its viscosity and accelerates its transport in the respiratory tract, facilitates the expectoration process and relieves coughing.
The medicinal product Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml indicated for the treatment of acute and chronic diseases of the lungs and bronchi, which occur with mucus secretion disorder and hindering its transport.
Flegamina ambroxolum Additional information:
The product Flegamina ambroxolum should be stored out of reach of children at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against moisture and light. This medicine contains methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 218), propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 216) - ingredients that can cause allergic (also late) reactions. The drug contains sorbitol (E420), the content of sorbitol in 5ml syrup is 2.25mg - people with known intolerance to some sugars should consult a doctor before using the drug. There may be a slight laxative effect when taking this medicine.
Contraindications Flegamina ambroxolum:
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug. Do not use on children under 2 years of age. It is not recommended to use during pregnancy and lactation.
Side effects of Flegamina ambroxolum 0.015g / 5ml:
Some people may experience side effects while taking this medicine. If you experience (very rarely): rashes, skin or mucous membranes, blisters, extensive peeling of the skin, angioedema (swelling of the face, tongue and throat), stop using the medicine immediately and consult a doctor. Other side effects: often - nausea, diarrhea, numbness in the mouth and throat, taste disturbances (e.g. changed taste); uncommon - abdominal pain, vomiting, indigestion, dry mouth, allergic reactions (including itchy skin or rash, difficulty breathing, swelling of the face), fever; rarely - rash, hives, heartburn; not known - throat dryness.
Dosage of Flegamina ambroxolum syrup 0.015g / 5ml:
Use as directed by your doctor or as directed on the leaflet. Use orally, take after a meal. Do not use immediately before bedtime. Adults, adolescents over 12 years of age: it is recommended to use 10ml syrup (two measuring spoons; 30mg ambroxol hydrochloride) three times a day for 2-3 days, then reduce the frequency using 10ml syrup twice a day. Children from 6 to 12 years of age: it is recommended to use 5ml syrup (one measuring spoon; 15mg ambroxol hydrochloride) 2-3 times a day. Children from 2 to 6 years of age: it is recommended to administer 2.5ml syrup (1/2 measuring spoon; 7.5mg ambroxol hydrochloride) three times a day. In case the treatment lasts longer than 7-14 days, the dose should be reduced. Do not use for more than 4-5 days without consultation.