Medicine : Waltuz

Name:Waltuz
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Generic Use:Ambroxol , Dextromethorphan , Phenylpropanolamine
Composition:Ambroxol(15mg) , Dextromethorphan(5mg) , Phenylpropanolamine(5Mg)
Substitutes:waltuz , waltuz , waltuz


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.

INTERACTIONS OF AMBROXOL


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






Generic ( Dextromethorphan )



Typical use Of Dextromethorphan :To Relieve Dry Coughs (coughs That Do Not Produce Phlegm Or Mucus On The Chest).
Mechanism of action of Dextromethorphan :Dextromethorphan Acts On The Brain And Increases The Threshold For Coughing Or Suppresses Coughing.
Drug Interaction of Dextromethorphan :Other Cough And Cold Medicine, Alcohol Or Other CNS Depressants Such As Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors, Other Medicines For Mental Health Conditions, And Medicines For Heart Problems Such As Amiodarone, Haloperidol, Propafenone, Quinidine, SRRIs, And Thioridazine Should Not Be Taken Along With Dextromethorphan. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Dextromethorphan :Skin Rash, Urge To Vomit, Being Sick, Diarrhea, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Feeling Of Excitation Or Confusion, Difficulty Breathing.

INTERACTIONS OF DEXTROMETHORPHAN


How Dextromethorphan 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 Dextromethorphan 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 Dextromethorphan

No Studies Found






Generic ( Phenylpropanolamine )



Typical use Of Phenylpropanolamine :Appetite Suppresser, Cold, Congestion, Cough, Urinary Incontinence.
Mechanism of action of Phenylpropanolamine :Phenylpropanolamine Acts Directly On Alpha- And, To A Lesser Degree, Beta-adrenergic Receptors In The Mucosa Of The Respiratory Tract. Stimulation Of Alpha-adrenergic Receptors Produces Vasoconstriction, Reduces Tissue Hyperemia, Edema, And Nasal Congestion, And Increases Nasal Airway Patency. PPA Indirectly Stimulates Beta-receptors, Producing Tachycardia And A Positive Inotropic Effect.
Drug Interaction of Phenylpropanolamine :Phenylpropanolamine (HCl) Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Acebutolol, Atropine (Sulphate), Bromocriptine (Mesylate), Debrisoquine (Sulphate), Doxepin (HCl), Ephedrine, Furazolidone, Guanethidine, Indomethacin, Moclobemide, Sibutramine, Thioridazine (HCl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Phenylpropanolamine :Hypertension, Epileptic Seizures, Hallucinations, Psychosis, Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Palpitation, Tremors, Chest Tightness.

INTERACTIONS OF PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE


How Phenylpropanolamine 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 Phenylpropanolamine 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 Phenylpropanolamine

No Studies Found