Medicine : Ventrix Plus

Name:Ventrix Plus
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Unimarck Pharma India Ltd
Generic Use:Salbutamol , Theophylline , Menthol
Composition:Salbutamol(1 Mg) , Theophylline(50 Mg) , Menthol(0.5 Mg)
Substitutes:ventrix plus , ventrix plus , ventrix plus


Generic ( Salbutamol )



Typical use Of Salbutamol :To Prevent Reversible Airways Obstruction Occurring During Asthma, Infections Of Airway Passages (bronchitis), Emphysema, And Other Lung Diseases
Mechanism of action of Salbutamol :Salbutamol Works By Relaxing The Muscles In The Walls Of The Small Airways In The Lungs, Which Helps To Open Up The Airways And Make Breathing Easier.
Drug Interaction of Salbutamol :Salbutamol Interacts With Beta Blockers Like Propranolol To Cause Severe Constriction Of Airways. It Also Interacts With Theophylline, Aminophylline, Methyldopa, Drugs Used For Depression, Furosemide, Steroids, Digoxin And Atomoxetine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Salbutamol :Uncontrolled Shaking Especially Hands, Increased Heart Rate (tachycardia), Muscle Cramps, Dizziness, Headache, Swelling Of Lip And Tongue (angioedema), Itchy Skin Rash And Low Blood Pressure.

INTERACTIONS OF SALBUTAMOL


How Salbutamol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. 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 Salbutamol 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 Salbutamol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Theophylline )



Typical use Of Theophylline :Acute Severe Asthma, Apnoea Of Prematurity, Asthma, Obstructive Airway Disease, Reversible Airways Obstruction.
Mechanism of action of Theophylline :Theophylline Relaxes The Smooth Muscle Of The Bronchial Airways And Pulmonary Blood Vessels And Reduces Airway Responsiveness To Histamine, Methacholine, Adenosine, And Allergen. Theophylline Competitively Inhibits Type III And Type IV Phosphodiesterase (PDE), The Enzyme Responsible For Breaking Down Cyclic AMP In Smooth Muscle Cells,possibly Resulting In Bronchodilation. Theophylline Also Binds To The Adenosine A2B Receptor And Blocks Adenosine Mediated Bronchoconstriction.
Drug Interaction of Theophylline :Theophylline Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Adenosine, Albuterol, Alcohol, Allopurinol, Aminoglutethimide, Amiodarone (HCl), Amlodipine (Besylate), Azithromycin, Bambuterol, Bisoprolol (Fumarate), Cannabis, Carbamazepine, Carmustine, Celiprolol (HCl), Chlortetracycline (HCl), Cimetidine (HCl), Cinoxacin, Ciprofloxacin, Clarithromycin, Clopidogrel, Demeclocycline (HCl), Diltiazem (HCl), Doxapram, Enoxacin, Ephedrine, Erythromycin, Fluconazole, Fluticasone Propionate, Fluvoxamine (Maleate), Fosphenytoin, Gallopamil, Halothane, Influenza Vaccine, Interferon Alpha, Isoproterenol, Ketoconazole, Lansoprazole, Levobunolol (HCl), Levofloxacin, Lithium, Methotrexate, Minocycline (HCl), Modafinil, Moricizine (HCl), Nebivolol (HCl), Nelfinavir, Nevirapine, Nicotine, Nifedipine, Norfloxacin, Obidoxime (Cl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Theophylline :Seizures, Cardiac Arrhythmias, Neurotoxicity, Headache, Irritability, Nausea, Anorexia, Anxiety, Tremors,insomnia, Nervousness.

INTERACTIONS OF THEOPHYLLINE


How Theophylline 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 Theophylline 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 Theophylline

No Studies Found






Generic ( Menthol )



Typical use Of Menthol :Pharmaceutical Aid
Mechanism of action of Menthol :Menthol Primarily Activates The Cold-sensitive TRPM8 Receptors In The Skin. Menthol, After Topical Application, Causes A Feeling Of Coolness Due To Stimulation Of 'cold' Receptors By Inhibiting Ca++ Currents Of Neuronal Membranes. It May Also Yield Analgesic Properties Via Kappa-opioid Receptor Agonism.
Drug Interaction of Menthol :Menthol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Menthol :Nystagmus, Contact Dermatitis, Apnea. Menthol Produces Potentially Life-threatening Effects Which Include Coma. Overdosage Of Menthol Include Irregularities In Heart Rhythm. The Symtomatic Adverse Effects Produced By Menthol Such As Vertigo, Drowsiness, Ataxia, Abdominal Pain, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF MENTHOL


How Menthol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. 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 Menthol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Menthol

No Studies Found