Medicine : Cheston Plus Expec(100ml)

Name:Cheston Plus Expec(100ml)
Manufacturer:Cipla Ltd
Generic Use:Ambroxol
Substitutes:cheston plus expec(100ml)

Generic ( Ambroxol )

Typical use Of Ambroxol :To Loosen And Clear Mucus From Respiratory Tract; Mainly Used In Productive Cough, Acute And Chronic Lung Diseases Such As Bronchitis, Pneumonia, And Inflammation Of Sinuses (sinusitis), Asthma And Pain Relief In Acute Sore Throat.
Mechanism of action of Ambroxol :Ambroxol Works By Diluting And Loosening Thick Mucus That Can Be Coughed Out Easily. It Causes The Production Of A Chemical (surfactant) That Acts As An Anti-glue Factor Which Reduces The Adhesion Of Mucus To The Walls Of The Airways And Helps Easy Removal Of The Mucus.
Drug Interaction of Ambroxol :No Unfavorable Interactions Of Ambroxol With Other Medications Have Been Reported. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ambroxol :May Cause Mild Gastric Disturbances Such As Stomach Upset, Diarrhea, Constipation, Heartburn,urge To Vomit (nausea), Indigestion, Vomiting, Running Nose And Allergic Reactions.


How Ambroxol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ambroxol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ambroxol

No Studies Found