This medication is composed of Levocetirizine and Ambroxol. It belongs to the drug group called antihistamine that can help against cough with mucus. It blocks histamine that the body generates during the time of an allergic reaction.
The dosage of this medicine depends on your age, the severity of condition, medical history and your body’s reaction after the first dose. Your doctor should be informed about your medical history and condition, along with certain conditions like pregnancy, allergies enlarged prostate or kidney disease.
The medication is primarily used for the following conditions:
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medicine lasts for an average of 24 hours.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medicine can be observed within an hour of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medicine does not cause any harm to the fetus, but there is no scientific evidence to certify it. Hence, it is best to consult a doctor before consuming it during pregnancy.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?The medicine should not be consumed by breastfeeding mothers.
Missed Dose instructionsTake the missed dose as soon as you remember.
Overdose instructionsContact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.
The drug selectively inhibits the peripheral H1 receptors thereby reducing the histamine levels in the body. It specifically acts on allergies caused in the stomach and intestine, blood vessels and airways leading to the lungs. This medicine causes diffusion of thick mucus. Uncontrolled quantity of nitric oxide (NO) is related to inflammation and other kinds of disruptions of the functioning of the airways. It inhibits the activation of guanylate cyclase which is nitric oxide-dependent.
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
DiseasePatients suffering from gastric ulceration should use some other safer alternative.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThe drug interacts with alprazolam, clobazam and codeine.
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