This syrup is the combination of three medicine which includes Ambroxol, Levosalbutamol/Levalbuterol, and Guaifenesin and is used for the treatment of cough with mucus. It clears the respiratory tract and breaks up the phlegm. It aids in the release of surfactant which in turn prevents the mucus from sticking to the bronchial wall. It also shields one from various irritating agents and infections. It is an active ingredient in cough syrups which facilitates easy breathing in case of clogging up of the nasal cavity.
Its action begins fairly quickly, just 30 mins after intake. This syrup is clinically proven to make the sputum thinner and less vicious and helps to cure cough. This drug is also used to treat different forms of inflammatory pulmonary conditions, bronchitis, bronchospasm asthma and pneumoconiosis.
The medication can treat the below provided problems:
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (Sjs)
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction of this medication with alcohol is specifically not known. Therefore it is advisable to consult the medical practitioner in such situations.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
The drug is not at all recommended for pregnant women especially in the first trimester. It should not be consumed unless absolutely necessary that too after thorough consultation with the doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medication has negative effects in relation to breastfeeding as it is excreted into the breast milk and may harm the infant.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
It is advisable not to drive if one experiences dizziness, drowsiness or low blood pressure conditions after consumption of this drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
If one is suffering from severe gastric ulceration it is recommended to use this medicine only after consulting the doctor.
Does this affect liver function?
In case of liver ailments also it is necessary to take advise from the doctor prior to consumption of the drug.
How long is the duration of effect?
The effect of this medication typically lasts for a time period of 16 to 24 hours.
What is the onset of action?
Just like most drugs used in the treatment of respiratory troubles, this medication too begins action fairly quickly, just within 30mins of intake.
Is it habit forming?
No such habit forming tendencies have been noticed in this drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Macbery Ls Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss the prescribed dose of this syrup take it immediately after noticing. However, do not take two consecutive doses as it may cause negative side effects.
Are there any overdose instructions?
It is essential to not go for an overdose of this medicine as it may cause poisoning side effects. In case of overdose seek immediate medical help from nearby hospitals.
This syrup is the combination of three medicine which includes Ambroxol, Levosalbutamol/Levalbuterol, and Guaifenesin and is used for the treatment of cough with mucus. Ambroxol which is a mucolytic helps in thinning and loosening the mucus thus making it easier for the cough to come out. Levosalbutamol which is a bronchodilator relaxes the muscles in the airways and it also widens airways. Guaifenesin which is an expectorant works by decreasing the stickiness of the mucus and it removes mucus from the airways. Hence make breathing easier.
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
DiseaseThis medication interacts with Hypokalemia, Seizures, Diabetes, Kidney Disease.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication reacts with Amitriptyline, Atenolol, Ketoconazole, Propranolol, Xylometazoline, Furosemide, Hydrochlorothiazide, Formoterol, Pseudoephedrine.
Ques: What is Macbery Ls Syrup?
Ques: What is the use of Macbery Ls Syrupl?
This syrup is used for the treatment, control, and prevention of the below mentioned conditions such as:
- Emphysema with bronchitis pneumoconiosis
- Acute exacerbations of bronchitis
- Acute sore throat
Ques: What are the side effects of Macbery Ls Syrup?
- Abdominal pain
- Dry mouth or throat
- Altered taste
- Gastrointestinal side effects
- Skin rash and itching
Ques: How many times a day should I take Macbery Ls Syrup?
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