Medicine : Starkuff Am(100ml)

Name:Starkuff Am(100ml)
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:John Walter Labs
Generic Use:Ambroxol Hydrochloride , Phenylephrine Hydrochloride
Composition:Ambroxol Hydrochloride(15mg) , Phenylephrine Hydrochloride(2.5 Mg)
Substitutes:starkuff am(100ml) , starkuff am(60ml) , starkuff am(100ml) , starkuff am(60ml)


Generic ( Ambroxol Hydrochloride )



Typical use Of Ambroxol Hydrochloride :Bronchitis, Chronic Bronchitis, Cystic Fibrosis.
Mechanism of action of Ambroxol Hydrochloride :Ambroxol Is A Secretolytic Agent Used In The Treatment Of Respiratory Diseases Associated With Viscid Or Excessive Mucus. It Stimulates Synthesis And Release Of Surfactant By Type IIpneumocytes. Surfactants Acts As An Anti-glue Factor By Reducing The Adhesion Of Mucus To The Bronchial Wall, In Improving Its Transport And In Providing Protection Against Infection And Irritating Agents.
Drug Interaction of Ambroxol Hydrochloride :Ambroxol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Codeine. 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 Hydrochloride :Hypersensitivity Reactions, Contact Allergy.

INTERACTIONS OF AMBROXOL HYDROCHLORIDE


How Ambroxol Hydrochloride 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 Hydrochloride 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 Hydrochloride

No Studies Found






Generic ( Phenylephrine Hydrochloride )



Typical use Of Phenylephrine Hydrochloride :Acid-related Dyspepsia, Congestion, Hypotension.
Mechanism of action of Phenylephrine Hydrochloride :Phenylephrine Is A Sympathomimetic With Mainly Direct Effects On Alpha-adrenergic Receptors And Weak Beta-adrenergic Activity. It Causes Vasoconstriction Of The Arterioles Of The Nasal Mucosa And Conjunctiva; Activates The Dilator Muscle Of The Pupil To Cause Contraction; Produces Vasoconstriction Of Arterioles In The Body And Produces Systemic Arterial Vasoconstriction.
Drug Interaction of Phenylephrine Hydrochloride :May Increase Hypertensive Effect Of Beta-blockers (nonselective).
Side effects of Phenylephrine Hydrochloride :Anxiety, Reflex Bradycardia, Tachycardia, Arrhythmias, Headache, Cold Extremities.

INTERACTIONS OF PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE


How Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 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 Phenylephrine Hydrochloride will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Phenylephrine Hydrochloride

No Studies Found