Medicinal Products

ATOUXX Adult 18 mg / 20 mg

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Pneumology
active ingredients: Pholcodine, Isomyrtol
laboratory: Schwarz Pharma

Soft capsule
Box of 20
All forms


Symptomatic treatment of uncompromising coughs.

Dosage ATOUXX Adult 18 mg / 20 mg Soft capsule Box of 20

Symptomatic treatment should be short (a few days).
Reserved for adults.
In adults, the maximum dose is 90 mg / day of pholcodine to be divided into 4 doses spaced 6 hours apart. The usual dosage is 20 to 60 mg / day, in the absence of any other pharmaceutical form providing pholcodine or any other central antitussive: 1 capsule / dose, 3 to 4 times a day.

Against indications

Those related to the presence of pholcodine, that is to say:
- Cough of the asthmatic. The antitussive + bronchodilator combination is not justified.
- As a rule, respiratory failure regardless of its degree due to the depressant effect of cough suppressants on the respiratory centers and the need to respect the cough to avoid bronchial congestion.
- Breast-feeding: as a precaution, avoid administration during breastfeeding due to lack of data.
- Taking alcoholic beverages and drugs containing alcohol (see interactions) during treatment is not recommended.

Adverse effects Atouxx Adult

Linked to the presence of pholcodine :
Possibility of constipation, drowsiness (see precautions for use), dizziness, nausea, vomiting, bronchospasm, allergic skin reactions.

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