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Amicet Syp

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By LEEFORD HEALTHCARE LTD
30ml Syrup in Bottle

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Ambroxol + Levocetirizine
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Amicet Syp is a combination of Ambroxol and Levocetirizine. It is a cough syrup primarily used to treat wet cough when there is mucous in the throat. It should not be used in newborn babies and childr...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Amicet Syp

For the treatment of wet cough, cough with mucous.
contraindications

Contraindications of Amicet Syp

  • If you are allergic to the ambroxol and hydroxyzine class of medicine like cetirizine, levocetirizine and any other components of this syrup.
  • Patients with kidney diseases and on hemodialysis should not take this syrup.
sideEffects

Side effects of Amicet Syp

  • Tiredness, sleepiness, headache
  • A dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain, constipation, loss of appetite
  • Skin rash
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Amicet Syp

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amicet Syp during pregnancy?
A:
There are limited studies for this medicine in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this syrup.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amicet Syp while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known whether this medicine passes into the breastmilk. However, levocetirizine passes into the breastmilk. Consult your doctor before taking this syrup.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amicet Syp?
A:
It is not advisable to drive after consuming Amicet Syp as it causes drowsiness and tiredness, which affects the driving ability of an individual.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amicet Syp?
A:
Alcohol should not be consumed with Amicet Syp as it can increase the side effects such as dizziness, tiredness and difficulty in concentrating.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You feel restlessness, vomiting, irritation or pain in the abdomen after taking this syrup.
  • You consume alcohol too often or you have any dental issues.
  • You have kidney diseases and are on hemodialysis.
  • You are on any other medications or taking any herbal supplements or preparations.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Amicet Syp

How Does It Work?

  • Amicet Syp contains Ambroxol and Levocetirizine. Ambroxol is a mucolytic medicine that clears the chest by thinning and loosening the mucus (phlegm) in the airway tracts.
  • Levocetirizine is an antiallergic class that works by reducing allergic symptoms like rashes, sneezing, watery eyes and a runny or blocked nose.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Amicet Syp

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake it well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not consume it directly from the bottle.
interactions

Interactions of Amicet Syp

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Amicet Syp works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Amicet Syp

  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
  • Store it below 30°C. Protect it from light and moisture.
dosage

Dosage of Amicet Syp

Overdose

You may experience overdose symptoms like feeling sleepy, irritated, tired, tremors, skin irritation, eye irritation, constipation, difficulty in breathing and fits. If you think you have taken too mu...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of this medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a d...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Any precautions I need to take while taking Amicet Syp?

A: Amicet Syp may contain sugar as an additive. It is advised to tell about your health conditions to the doctor if you have diabetes or suffering from kidney diseases.

Q: Can I take Amicet Syp for dry cough?

A: Amicet Syp contains ambroxol which is mucolytic, it thins and loosens the mucous. It is more effective for wet cough. However, it is advised to talk to your doctor before taking this syrup.

Q: Can Amicet Syp be given to babies?

A: No, Amicet Syp should not be given to children below 2 years of age.

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Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:45 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.