Ftox-AM is an Ambroxol Terbutaline Guaiphenesin and Menthol syrup which is used widely in mucus cough or cough with phlegm, Ambroxol has properties to dissolve the phlegm, It helps to take breath easily after mucus dissolving. This is a 100 ml pack pet bottle in green color, MRP is 72.00.
Each 5 ml contains:
Ambroxol hydrochloride IP….. 15 mg
Terbutaline sulphate IP………1.25 mg
Guaiphenesin IP ……………………50 mg
Menthol IP…………………………….2.5 mg
Flavoured syrup base………………… q.s.
Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin syrup Indication
FTOX-AM SYRUP is indicated for clinical relief of cough associated with bronchitis, bronchial asthma, emphysema, and other bronchopulmonary disorders where bronchospasm, mucous plugging, and problems of expectoration co-exist.
How Ambroxol Hydrochloride works:
Ambroxol restores the physiological clearance mechanisms in the respiratory tract by breaking the phlegm, Ambroxol also inhibits the neuronal Na+ channels,
Hypersensitivity to any of the components of the formulation. FTOX-AM should not be used in patients with pre-existing ischaemic heart disease or those patients with significant risk factors for ischaemic heart disease.
It is also contraindicated in patients with gastric ulceration.
Common Side Effects
This medication may have some side effects if taken without the prescription of a medical practitioner, always use these medicines with the advice of a healthcare professional, some common side effects are as below:
- Heartbeat increase
FAQ about Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup
Q- What for Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup is used?
A- Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup is used for a productive cough and mucus cough.
Q- How many times a day should I take Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup?
A- The recommended dose is twice a day 5 ml of Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup.
Q- Is Ambroxol terbutaline guaiphenesin Menthol syrup for dry cough?
A- This combination helps to clearance the respiratory tract, this is usually used for mucus cough, but it has some significant activities in dry cough also.
Brand Name: FTOX-AM
Dosage Form: Liquid Oral/ Syrup
Composition: Ambroxol Hcl 15 mg+Terbutaline Sulphate 1.25mg.+Guaiphenesin 50mg.+menthol 2.5mg./5 ml
Packing: 100 ml
MRP: Rs. 72.00 PER BOTTLE
FTOX-DX ( Dextromethrophan Hbr 10mg.+CPM 2mg.+Phenylephrine HCL 5mg. sorbitol (70%) q.s.)
COZICOF-LS : (Ambroxol Hcl 15 mg+Levasalbutamol 1mg.+Guaiphenesin 50mg/5 ml)
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