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Acibro Syrup

Manufacturer: Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Acebrophylline
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 15, 2019

Acibro Syrup is used as a bronchodilator for the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and other related conditions. It regulates surfactant production by reducing the bronchial obstruction.

The medicine can cause side effects such as vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, drowsiness, headache, etc. Consult your doctor, if you observe any of the following side-effects for a long time.

The dosage of the medication would be prescribed by a medical expert based on the condition of patient. In case you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then you can skip the missed dose. Contact your doctor, if you suspect an overdose with this medicine.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Pulmonologist before using this medicine.

Following conditions can be treated by using this drug:

  • Asthma

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (Copd)

Some of the side effects caused by this drug are:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The time duration for which this drug remains effective in the body is subject to variations based on the form of medicine consumed.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The time taken for this drug to show its effect is subject to vary based on the intended use and form of medicine consumed.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for use by pregnant women.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Acibro Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact your doctor if an overdose with this drug is suspected.
  • India

The medication works on certain enzymes that regulate the constriction of smooth muscles. It also acts on the mucous gel phase of secretions and ciliary movements making the mucus less viscous and faster moving.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    This medicine should not be used in patients having low blood pressure, heart and blood vessel disorder, liver/kidney impairment and seizure disorders.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Ques: What is Acibro Syrup?

Ans: It is used for the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, etc.

Ques: How long do I need to use Acibro Syrup before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 week. Please consult your doctor for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Acibro Syrup?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Acibro Syrup empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Acibro Syrup?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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