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Macphylline Bottle Of 100ml Syrup

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
100ml Syrup in Bottle
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Acebrophylline(50.0 Mg)
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ASTHMATIC

Medical Description

Macphylline Syrup contains Acebrophylline. It is used for breathing difficulty associated with lung-related disorders like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This medicine promot...
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Uses of Macphylline 50 MG

Macphylline Syrup is used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and bronchial asthma.

Contraindications of Macphylline 50 MG

  • If you are allergic to Ambroxol, Acebrophylline, Theophylline or any other ingredients of Macphylline Syrup.
  • If you have any heart disease such as low blood pressure, unstable blood pressure or abnormal heart rate
  • If you have kidney or liver disease

Side effects of Macphylline 50 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal discomfort
  • Heartburn
  • Loss of appetite
  • Rashes
  • Itching
  • Swelling in the nose
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Drowsiness

Precautions and Warnings of Macphylline 50 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Macphylline Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Macphylline Syrup is not recommended during pregnancy. If you conceive while taking this medicine, get in touch with your doctor immediately.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Macphylline Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Safety of Macphylline Syrup is not established in breastfeeding mothers. Hence, avoid this medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Macphylline Syrup?
A:
Macphylline Syrup may cause dizziness and drowsiness as side effects. Be cautious if you experience these side effects.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Macphylline Syrup?
A:
Avoid alcohol while consuming Macphylline Syrup as it may cause excessive drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart diseases such as hypertension, chronic heart failure, or irregular heartbeat; caution is needed
  • You have stomach ulcer and increased thyroid functions.
  • You have any viral infections
  • You have a history of fits
  • You have liver or kidney disease
  • You have an alcohol addiction, careful monitoring is required in such patients
  • You develop a fever with chills, immediately stop this medicine and seek medical help

Mode of Action of Macphylline 50 MG

How Does It Work?

Acebrophylline causes relaxation of muscles around the airway and inhibits the mucous secretion. It inhibits certain enzymes responsible for the production of chemicals that cause swelling. This resul...
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Directions for Use of Macphylline 50 MG

  • Take Macphylline Syrup as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use. Read the instructions on the bottle before usage.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or a dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not stop taking Macphylline Syrup on your own.

Interactions of Macphylline 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of medicines for gouts for, e.g. Allopurinol, antiallergic medicine such as Cimetidine, Corticosteroids, Diuretic such as Furosemide, Isoprenaline, oral contraceptives, antifungals suc...
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  • This medicine, when used with medicines like Albuterol, Metaproterenol, Pirbuterol, Terbutaline, steroids, and water pills, can decrease the potassium levels in the blood. You may require serum potass...
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  • Macphylline Syrup may interact with other medicines and create an altered response. Please inform your doctor if you are consuming any other medicines, over-the-counter medicines (that you buy without...
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Storage and disposal of Macphylline 50 MG

  • Store below 25°temperature in a clean & dry place, guarded against moisture, direct sunlight, and heat
  • Keep Macphylline Syrup away from children and pets
  • You should not use Macphylline Syrup once the expiry date has passed. The expiry date is the last day of that month

Dosage of Macphylline 50 MG

Overdose

The symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, blood in the vomit, restlessness, increased limb movements, seizures, and increased heart rate. In case of an overdose, contact y...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of Macphylline Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Macphylline Syrup suddenly?

A: Follow your doctor's instructions. Stopping this medicine abruptly may worsen your asthma symptoms.

Q: How long do I have to take Macphylline Syrup?

A: Duration of this medicine depends on the underlying disease and the cause of illness.

Q: Is Macphylline Syrup addictive?

A: No cases of addiction to this medicine are reported to the date.

Q: Can I exercise for my lungs?

A: Aerobic exercise helps your heart and lungs. It helps your body use oxygen efficiently and with time can improve your breathing.

Q: Can asthma be cured permanently?

A: Asthma is an eminently controllable illness. It never entirely goes away. It can be controlled by lifestyle modifications such as avoiding the allergens, taking medications regularly, etc.
Product Details
Brand
MACPHYLLINE
Last Updated on: 12 Apr 2021 | 09:53 AM (IST)
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