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Deriphyllin Ax Tablet Sr

Manufacturer: Zydus Cadila
Medicine composition: Ambroxol, Etofylline, Theophylline
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: October 10, 2019

This is a combination medication which has Ambroxol, Etofylline, and Theophylline as active ingredients. It is a systemically active mucolytic agent. This medication works by breaking down the structure of mucus in the lungs and therefore facilitating expectoration. It treats acute and chronic respiratory diseases accompanied by elevated mucus production.

You should not take this medication if you are allergic to it if you are breastfeeding, if you ever had Stevens-Johnson syndrome, or if you are 12 years old or younger. Take extra precaution while using this medicine if you have a liver disorder, kidney failure, or stomach ulcers.

The medication is useful against the following conditions:

  • Asthma

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (Copd)

Common side effects of this medication include:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication 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. It is best to be administered orally.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication should not be consumed by breastfeeding mothers as there is a higher risk of side-effects on the infant. You are suggested to consult your doctor to discuss the potential benefits and risks before taking this medicine.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as possible and avoid taking it if its almost time for the other dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    A doctor should be consulted immediately if such a situation is suspected.

This medication is an agent that 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.

Ques: What is Deriphyllin Ax Tablet Sr?

Ans: This medication has Ambroxol, Etophylline and Theophylline as active elements present. It performs its action by calming muscles and opening airways, constricting of the phosphodiesterase enzymes.

Ques: What are the uses of Deriphyllin Ax Tablet Sr?

Ans: This medication is used to treat conditions such as difficulty in breathing, asthma, wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, breathlessness, etc.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Deriphyllin Ax Tablet Sr?

Ans: This medication has some commonly reported side effects. Here are some side effects of this medication which are as follows: trembling or shaking, restlessness, dyspepsia, chest pain or discomfort, fast, increased amount of urine, dizziness, fussiness, etc.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Deriphyllin Ax Tablet Sr?

Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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