Grilinctus-BM syrup is used for the management of wet cough due to asthma and infection of airways, lungs and throat. The wet cough is usually accompanied by chest tightness, mucous build-up, wheezing and difficulty in expelling out the cough. Grilinctus-BM syrup is a combination of two medicines, Terbutaline and Bromhexine. Bromhexine is a mucolytic agent and Terbutaline is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and clearing mucous. You should take this syrup in doses and duration as directed by your doctor....
Q: Can Grilinctus-BM syrup be given to babies?
A: No, it is not advisable to give the Grilinctus-BM syrup to babies as there is very limited safety information related to this medicine in children. You should consult your doctor for proper advice. The paediatric version of this syrup is available which can be given to babies after consulting a child specialist. Do not give any medicine to your baby without consulting a doctor as their bodily functions are not developed as adults.
Q: Can Grilinctus-BM syrup cause tremors?
A: Yes, you may experience tremors as a side effect of the Grilinctus-BM syrup. However, not everyone gets it.
Q: I am getting a cough for a few days. Can I use the Grilinctus-BM syrup?
A: No, self-medication should be avoided and Grilinctus-BM syrup should be used when prescribed by the doctor. The dose taken should also be as per the prescription.
Q: What is the difference between the Grilinctus-L oral suspension and the Grilinctus-BM syrup?
A: Grilinctus-L oral suspension contains Levocloperastine and is used for dry cough, whereas the Grilinctus-BM syrup contains a combination of Bromhexine and Terbutaline and is used for productive cough.
Q: How to take the Grilinctus-BM syrup?
Grilinctus-BM syrup should be taken regularly as directed by your doctor.
Shake it well before use.
It can be taken with or without food.
Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
Q: Is Grilinctus-BM syrup effective?
A: Grilinctus-BM syrup is effective if taken at the right dose and duration advised by your doctor. If you stop taking medicine once you start feeling good, your symptoms may reoccur.
Q: Are there any side effects of the Grilinctus-BM syrup?
A: You may experience side effects like headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, indigestion while taking the Grilinctus-BM syrup.