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Anicof Syp 100ml

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By ANTIK BIOTECH
100ml Syrup in Bottle

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Bromhexine + Guaiphenesin + Terbutaline

Medical Description

Anicof Syrup is used in the management of wet cough due to asthma and infection of airways, lungs, and throat such as bronchitis. The wet cough is usually accompanied by chest tightness, spasm, mucous...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Anicof Syp 100ml

Anicof Syrup is used to manage wet cough associated with bronchial asthma, infection or inflammation in the lungs, throat and airways.
contraindications

Contraindications of Anicof Syp 100ml

  • If you are allergic to guaifenesin, terbutaline, bromhexine or any other ingredients of Anicof Syrup.
  • If you have heart-related problems like heart failure and high blood pressure.
  • If you have diabetes or an overactive thyroid gland.
  • If you have a liver or kidney function problem.
  • If you are a pregnant or breastfeeding woman.
  • If you have seizures and tremors.
sideEffects

Side effects of Anicof Syp 100ml

  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Anicof Syp 100ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Anicof Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
It is not advised to take Anicof Syrup during pregnancy. Your doctor can prescribe you this if required and if the potential benefit outweighs the risk to the foetus.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Anicof Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Anicof Syrup as it may harm the newborn baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Anicof Syrup?
A:
Anicof Syrup can cause dizziness or drowsiness. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Anicof Syrup?
A:
Alcohol intake, along with Anicof Syrup, can make you more drowsy or dizzy. Try to avoid alcohol during the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any allergies after taking Anicof Syrup.
  • You have a history of asthma, peptic ulcers, liver or kidney disorder.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You have any heart problems like irregular heartbeat or heart failure.
  • You have a history of fits, seizures or tremors.
  • You have diabetes, overactive thyroid gland.
  • You have a low potassium level in your blood.
  • If you are already taking any other medicines for cough.
  • Anicof Syrup should not be given to the children.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Anicof Syp 100ml

How Does It Work?

  • Anicof Syrup works by the combined action of its components: terbutaline, guaifenesin and bromhexine.
  • Terbutaline has bronchodilator properties. It relaxes the muscles of the airways and inhibits the release of inflammation-causing chemical substances. Thereby, it improves airflow to the lungs and mak...
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  • Guaifenesin is an expectorant, and so it helps to thin the mucus in the airways and makes it easier to cough out and clear the airways.
  • Bromhexine helps in reducing the mucous by boosting the production of phlegm in the respiratory tract and aids to make the mucus thinner and less sticky. Therefore, it makes the expulsion of cough ea...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Anicof Syp 100ml

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

Interactions of Anicof Syp 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Anicof Syrup 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 interaction.
  • Concomitant use of Anicof Syrup along with Theophylline used to treat asthma and Propranolol, Atenolol and other similar medicines of this class used to treat high blood pressure are not advised.
  • Medicines used to treat psychiatric disorders and other medicines used for brain disorders such as Desipramine, Selegiline, Amitriptyline etc. should be used cautiously.
  • Anicof Syrup should be used with caution in corticosteroids like Prednisone (used to treat inflammation), Acetazolamide (used to prevent altitude sickness), water pills such as Furosemide and Hydrochl...
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  • Anicof Syrup should not be combined with cough suppressants as it may alter the action of this medicine
  • Medicines used to treat an eye condition called glaucoma, including eye drops and medicines to treat asthma or other respiratory disorders may interact with the action of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Anicof Syp 100ml

  • Store Anicof Syrup below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Anicof Syp 100ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Anicof Syrup include abdominal pain, nausea, dry mouth, fits, fast heartbeat and drowsiness. In case of an overdose, reach out to your doctor immediately or visit the neares...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Anicof Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a doubl...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions do I need to take before starting Anicof Syrup?

  • Consult with your doctor if you are suffering from a stomach ulcer or have a history of stomach ulcer.
  • Do inform your doctor in case you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Consult your doctor before giving Anicof Syrup to a child.

Q: Can I take Anicof Syrup for dry cough?

A: Anicof Syrup is generally used for wet cough only. It helps in loosening up the mucus (phlegm), increasing airway secretions, and relaxing the airways so that the mucus is released, liquefy, and expelled from the airways easily through coughing. Consult your doctor for more information on which medicine/syrup to be taken for dry cough.

Q: Does Anicof Syrup cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, Anicof Syrup can cause drowsiness. Avoid driving or do any work that requires concentration and attention if you experience such symptoms.

Q: Can we give Anicof Syrup to elderly patients?

A: Elderly patients are more prone to the side effects of Anicof Syrup. Also, conditions like glaucoma, prostate problems, liver and kidney diseases are more prevalent in the elderly population, aggravating the side effects of this medicine. Therefore, always consult a doctor before giving it to elderly patients.
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 02:12 PM (IST)
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