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Etoxin B Expt 100ml

By IND SWIFT LABORATORIES LTD
100ml Oral Liquid in Bottle
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Etoxin B Expt 100ml Description

Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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...
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ContainsBromhexine,Guaifenesin,Terbutaline
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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Uses of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

Etoxin B Oral Liquid is used to manage wet cough associated with bronchial asthma, infection or inflammation in the lungs, throat and airways.

Contraindications of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

  • If you are allergic to guaifenesin, terbutaline, bromhexine or any other ingredients of Etoxin B Oral Liquid.
  • 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.

Side effects of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Etoxin B Oral Liquid while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Etoxin B Oral Liquid as it may harm the newborn baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Etoxin B Oral Liquid?
A:
Etoxin B Oral Liquid can cause dizziness or drowsiness. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Etoxin B Oral Liquid?
A:
Alcohol intake, along with Etoxin B Oral Liquid, can make you more drowsy or dizzy. Try to avoid alcohol during the treatment.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any allergies after taking Etoxin B Oral Liquid.
  • 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.
  • Etoxin B Oral Liquid should not be given to the children.

Mode of Action of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

How Does It Work?

  • Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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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Directions for Use of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

  • Take Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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 of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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 Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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 advis...
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  • Medicines used to treat psychiatric disorders and other medicines used for brain disorders such as Desipramine, Selegiline, Amitriptyline etc. should be used cautiously.
  • Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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 ...
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  • Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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.

Storage and disposal of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

  • Store Etoxin B Oral Liquid below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Etoxin B Expt 100ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Etoxin B Oral Liquid include abdominal pain, nausea, dry mouth, fits, fast heartbeat and drowsiness. In case of an overdose, reach out to your doctor immediately or visit th...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Etoxin B Oral Liquid, 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...
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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: What precautions do I need to take before starting Etoxin B Oral Liquid?

  • 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 Etoxin B Oral Liquid to a child.

Q: Can I take Etoxin B Oral Liquid for dry cough?

A: Etoxin B Oral Liquid 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 Etoxin B Oral Liquid cause drowsiness?

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

Q: Can we give Etoxin B Oral Liquid to elderly patients?

A: Elderly patients are more prone to the side effects of Etoxin B Oral Liquid. 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.
Product Details
Brand
ETOXIN B
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
01/10/2022
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 02:12 PM (IST)

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