Lastuss Ct Strip Of 10 Tablets
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Astuss ct tablet contains dextromethorphan, a cough suppressant. Astuss ct tablet anti-tussive (cough reliever) medicine is generally used to treat dry cough. Coughing is a reflex action that helps clear the throat of irritants and mucus. Cough is acute because it usually only lasts a few weeks (two to three weeks). It can, however, become a chronic cough if it lasts longer than eight weeks. A dry cough is defined as coughing without any mucous or discharge. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. If you observe any severe side effects, contact your doctor immediately or rush to the nearest hospital. Store the medication in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight and moisture. Before starting the treatment give a detailed account of your medical history and your current medications....
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Uses of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
Contraindications of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
- Allergy to dextromethorphan or any other excipient
- Lung disease
- While using Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitor
- Chronic bronchitis
Side effects of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
- Stomach pain
Precautions and Warnings of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
Can I take an Astuss ct tablet during pregnancy?
Astuss ct tablet should not be taken during pregnancy because there is evidence that it harms the developing baby. However, the physician may prescribe it in life-threatening situations where the benefits exceed the risks. Always consult your health care expert.
Can I take an Astuss ct tablet while breastfeeding?
Astuss ct tablet is probably safe to take while breastfeeding. Human data available suggest no harm to the foetus with this medication. Only go to the doctor if the infant is tired, has difficulties nursing, or has breathing problems.
Can I drive if I have consumed Astuss ct tablet?
Using the Astuss ct tablet will not affect your driving abilities and concentration. As a result, you don't need to avoid driving while taking these pills.
Can I consume alcohol with an Astuss ct tablet?
Do not drink alcohol during taking Astuss ct tablet because it increases the risk of negative effects. Other adverse effects of alcohol interaction with Astuss ct tab include dizziness, weariness, difficulty concentrating, impaired judgment, and breathing issues.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You develop emphysema
- You are diagnosed with chronic bronchitis
- You have symptoms of COPD
- Your symptoms do not improve within seven days
- You have persistent or a chronic cough
- You have liver or kidney disease
- You are allergic to the active ingredient or any other excipient
- You are taking other prescription, non-prescription medication, vitamins or minerals
Mode of Action of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
How Does It Work?
Dextromethorphan, a cough suppressant, is found in Astuss ct tablets. It works by inhibiting the cough receptor in the brain, responsible for coughing. Astuss ct tablets are used to treat dry cough for a brief period. It does not treat persistent cough, smoking-induced cough, emphysema, or asthma. Astuss ct tablet is also a decongestant that inhibits the neurological system and the brain region that controls coughing. It doesn't thin the mucus, but it does help to relieve it....
Directions for Use of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
- Use Astuss ct tablet for the dose and duration as advised by the doctor
- Do not chew, crush or break the tablet
- Swallow the Astuss ct tablet with a glass full of water
Interactions of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- Use medications containing escitalopram, metoclopramide, ondansetron, alprazolam, isocarboxazid or perphenazine with caution
Storage and disposal of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
- Keep Astuss ct tablet away from direct sunlight in a cool, dry location
- Keep the medication away from children or pets
- Astuss ct tablet that has passed their expiration date should be discarded
- Astuss ct tablets should not be flushed down the toilet or discarded in household waste.
- Astuss ct tablet should be mixed with biodegradable materials like coffee grounds or kitten litter; half-fill a biodegradable bag with the mixture and seal it
Dosage of Lastuss Ct 10 MG
Tachycardia, slow breathing, changes in blood pressure and body temperature, and seizures are among dangerous physical indications of dextromethorphan overdose. If you observe these symptoms, seek medical care as soon as possible and inform your doctor immediately....
Missed a Dose
Take Astuss ct tablet as soon as possible if you miss a dose. However, if your next dose of Astuss ct tablet is approaching, omit the missing dose and return to your regular schedule. Do not take two doses of Astuss ct tablet to compensate....
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Can I stop Astuss ct tablet after my symptoms reduce?
A: You should not stop taking Astuss ct tablet without first visiting your doctor since this may cause withdrawal symptoms such as irritability, anxiety, diarrhoea, restlessness, and an increase in blood pressure. As a result, please visit your doctor, who may progressively reduce your dose based on your condition.
Q: Can I take antidepressants while taking Astuss ct tablet?
A: Astuss ct tablet should not be taken with any antidepressant medicine because it includes dextromethorphan, which might cause unpleasant side effects or drug interactions. Also, you should wait at least 15 days following your last dose of antidepressants, especially monoamine oxidase inhibitors, before using the Astuss ct tablet.
Q: Is the Astuss ct tab considered a narcotic or steroid?
A: Astuss ct tablet is a decongestant, not a steroid, antihistamine, opiate, NSAID, or narcotic. However, if taken more than the authorised dose, it can be addictive. It is free of codeine and alcohol. It isn't a regulated substance.
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