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Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

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100ml Expectorant in Bottle
78.03*
MRP 95.16
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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Terbutaline(1.25 Mg) + Ambroxol(30.0 Mg) + Guaiphenesin / Guaifenesin(50.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Dilo Bm Expectorant is a combination of Ambroxol, guaiphenesin and terbutaline, as its active ingredients. It is used to treat cough associated with infections in the airways, asthma, shortness of bre...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
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uses

Uses of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

To relieve symptoms of acute asthma attacks and airways blockage in the case of lung infection.
contraindications

Contraindications of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you are suffering from gastric ulcers.
  • If you have any heart conditions or prone to heart disorders.
sideEffects

Side effects of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

  • Headache
  • Shivering
  • Muscle spasm
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Low potassium level
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Dilo Bm Expectorant during pregnancy?
A:
It is not safe to use this medicine during pregnancy. Hence, it is recommendedto avoid this medicine during pregnancy and use this only if it is prescribed by the doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Dilo Bm Expectorant while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is secreted into the breastmilk and may cause unwanted effects in the newborn baby. Hence, it is recommneded to avoid this medicine if you are breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Dilo Bm Expectorant?
A:
It has no effect on driving ability. However, if you experience any side effects be cautious while driving or operating machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dilo Bm Expectorant?
A:
No information is available on the interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol, consult your doctor or pharmacist for further information.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You have any underlying medical condition like high blood pressure, diabetes, fits, thyroid or other heart diseases.
  • You may experience a sudden drop of potassium level in your blood on concomitant treatment. In such situations, a doctor may recommend monitoring potassium serum level closely and ask for specific blo...
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  • You are suffering from liver or kidney problems.
  • You don't feel any relief in symptoms and your cough lasts for more than 5 days, consult a doctor immediately.
  • You are suffering from high pressure inside the eyes (glaucoma) or having any kind of allergies.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

How Does It Work?

Ambroxol acts as a mucolytic agent. It works by loosening/thinning up the mucous in the respiratory passages and makes the mucous less sticky. Thereby helps in removing the cough out. Terbutaline has...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake it well before use.
  • Carefully measure the dose using a measuring cup or spoon.
  • Do not consume this medicine directly from the bottle.
interactions

Interactions of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • As Dilo Bm Expectorant contains different components, any interactions seen with them when taken alone may happen with this combination. Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal prep...
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  • Especially, if you are already taking other cough medicines.
  • Concomitant use of Dilo Bm Expectorant and medicines used to treat high blood pressure like propranolol should be avoided as it may affect the activity of this medicine.
  • This medicine should be used with caution if you are already taking medicines to treat heart problem and blood pressure-related problems.
  • Antipsychotic medicines like phenelzine, selegiline can increase the effect of Dilo Bm Expectorant when used together, which may result in increased side effects.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

  • Store this medicine below 30°C.
  • Try to keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Dilo Bm Expectorant 100ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include headache, anxiety, fits, abdominal cramps, irregular heartbeats. Sometimes, a drop in blood pressure. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact your...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take ...
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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: Can I take this medicine during dry cough?

A: This medicine is generally used for wet cough only. It helps to loosen up the mucous so that it can be removed easily through coughing. Your doctor will suggest you this medicine after examining you only, whether it's a dry cough or wet cough.

Q: What is an expectorant?

A: An ‘expectorant’ is any medicine that expels the sputum (phlegm or mucous) from your airways to the outside by the way of cough. Productive or chesty cough (cough with sputum) results when secretions of the airways are increased due to viral or bacterial infections or dust, pollen or other allergies. The secretions will mix with other cells and substances in the airways and congest the airways causing tightness in the chest, problematic breathing and cough. The body wants to expel these secretions by way of cough. Dilo Bm Expectorant thins down the secretions and increases cough by which will relieve the congestion of the airways. This medicine is proven to be safe and efficient for the treatment of cough associated with chest congestion.

Q: Is Dilo Bm Expectorant a habit-forming medicine?

A: Dilo Bm Expectorant does not contain any substances reported to become habit-forming. However, it is advised that this syrup should not be used for more than the prescribed time. It also should not be used in any cough without consultation from a registered medical practitioner.

Q: Is it safe for children?

A: In the prescribed doses, Dilo Bm Expectorant for babies is relatively safe. However, children should not be started this syrup without consulting a child health specialist who will decide the dosage to be given.

Q: What kind of food should I avoid?

A: It is recommended to avoid spicy, cold and oily foodstuffs to avoid irritation in the throat.

Q: What if one stops taking Dilo Bm Expectorant?

A: If Dilo Bm Expectorant is stopped before the prescribed time, this may affect the effectiveness of this medicine and may lead to cough not being cured. Also, it is advisable not to start this syrup on one’s own wish without having a proper consultation with one’s treating physician.

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ContainsTerbutaline(1.25 Mg),Ambroxol(30.0 Mg),Guaiphenesin / Guaifenesin(50.0 Mg)
UsesWet cough associated with asthma and chronic bronchitis
Side effectsHeadache, shivering, muscle spasm, irregular heartbeat
Last Updated on: 06 Apr 2021 | 06:17 PM (IST)
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