Kofarest Drops 15ml
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Kofarest 7.5 MG Description
Kofarest Drops 15ml is a medicine used for the thinning of mucus for the treatment of acute or chronic respiratory tract disorders. Due to its activity against the thick mucus, it is also known as mu
colytic or an expectorant.
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Uses of Kofarest 7.5 MG
- The ambroxol salt present in the composition of Kofarest Drops 15ml is used for the treatment of respiratory tract disorders associated with thick mucus
- The uses of Kofarest Drops 15ml also include the treatment of abnormal mucus-related diseases, impaired mucus transport, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions, and bronchitis with bronchospasm asthma...
Contraindications of Kofarest 7.5 MG
Avoid taking the medicine in case you are allergic to ambroxol or bromhexine, you have ulcers in the intestine, there are hereditary disorders of carbohydrate tolerance or in case you suffer from fits....
Side effects of Kofarest 7.5 MG
- Allergic reaction
- Dry throat
- Pain in the stomach
- Stevens-Johnson syndrome that causes the peeling of skin and blisters
Precautions and Warnings of Kofarest 7.5 MG
Can I take Kofarest Drops 15ml during pregnancy?
It is not recommended to use during pregnancy as the ambroxol salt present in the drops make it unsafe to be used.
Can I take Kofarest Drops 15ml while breastfeeding?
Ambroxol passes into breast milk and hence it is better to avoid the medicine while breastfeeding.
Can I drive if I have taken Kofarest Drops 15ml?
This medicine has no influence on the ability to drive, and thus is safe to drive after taking this medicine.
Can I consume alcohol with Kofarest Drops 15ml?
There are no reported interactions of this medicine with alcohol.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- Consult your doctor before taking the medicine in case:
- You have stomach or intestine ulcers
- You have kidney- or liver-related ailments
- You suffer from asthma
- You have been suffering from cough for a long time
Mode of Action of Kofarest 7.5 MG
How Does It Work?
Ambroxol helps in thinning down the mucus present in the respiratory tract. This causes the mucus to become less sticky and easily removable from the airway passages.
Directions for Use of Kofarest 7.5 MG
Kofarest Drops 15ml dosage should as per the doctor's prescription. You should first measure the medicine with a marked dropper and then take it as directed.
Interactions of Kofarest 7.5 MG
Interactions with other medicines
Kofarest Drops 15ml shows interaction with the combination of this medicine with antibiotics like amoxicillin, cefuroxime, erythromycin, and doxycycline may lead to higher antibiotic concentration in the pulmonary tissue. It is suggested to avoid taking the drops in conjugation with cough-suppressing medicines. No other clinically-significant interaction with other medicines have been found for the drops....
Interactions with food items
The medicine has no known interaction with food.
Other general Interactions
Sufficient data is unavailable for the interaction of this medicine with other conditions.
Storage and disposal of Kofarest 7.5 MG
Store Kofarest Drops 15ml in a cool and dry place, away from the reach of children and far from excess heat.
Dosage of Kofarest 7.5 MG
In case of overdose, seek immediate medical help. Kofarest Drops 15ml overdose may cause diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, skin rashes and giddiness.
Missed a Dose
The missed dose should be taken as soon as remembered. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, then skipped the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose. Do not take a double dose.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Is this medicine a steroid or an antibiotic?
A: The medicine is neither an antibiotic nor a steroid. It comes under a class of medicines known as expectorants or mucolytics, which helps in the thinning of the mucus. It has no known effect against infections.
Q: How should Kofarest Drops 15ml be stored?
A: The drops must be stored at room temperature and away from moisture and excess heat.
Q: What are the possible side effects of Kofarest Drops 15ml?
- Stomach pain
Q: Who should take this medicine with caution?
A: Patients who suffer from fits, stomach ulcers or carbohydrate tolerance should be cautious while taking this medicine. Consultation from a doctor is recommended in such a scenario.
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