Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Pneumology
active ingredients: Ambroxol
laboratory: Generic Merck
Bottle of 180 ml
Treatment of disorders of bronchial secretion in adults, particularly during acute bronchial affections and acute episodes of chronic bronchopneumopathies.
Dosage AMBROXOL MERCK 0.3% Oral solution 180 ml bottle
RESERVED FOR THE ADULT.
1 tablespoon 15 ml contains 45 mg ambroxol hydrochloride.
The average dose of ambroxol hydrochloride is 90 mg daily in 2 divided doses, 1 tablespoon 2 times daily.
History of hypersensitivity reactions to one of the constituents.
Due to the presence of sorbitol, this drug is contraindicated in cases of fructose intolerance.
NOT RECOMMENDED :
Breast-feeding: In case of breast-feeding, the use of this product is not recommended.
Ambroxol Merck side effects
Possibility of occurrence of minor gastrointestinal disorders such as nausea, vomiting, gastralgia, yielding rapidly to the decrease in dosage.
Have been described:
- cases of cutaneomucous reactions such as erythema, rash, pruritus, urticaria;
- Very rarely anaphylactoid manifestations with shock and angioedema that have been favorable in the cases reported.
In these cases, the treatment must be interrupted.
- Headaches and vertigo have also been very rarely reported.