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Mentoxl Syrup

By AAMORB PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
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Mentoxl Syrup Description

Mentoxl Syrup is used in the management of wet cough due to infection of airways, lungs and throat such as bronchitis. The wet cough is usually accompanied by chest tightness, spasms, mucous build-up,...
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ContainsBromhexine,Guaiphenesin,Menthol,Terbutaline
UsesCough with phlegm
Side effectsNausea, headache, drowsiness, vomiting, indigestion
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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Uses of Mentoxl Syrup

Mentoxl Syrup is used to manage wet cough associated with infection or inflammation in the lungs, throat and airways.

Contraindications of Mentoxl Syrup

If you are allergic to any ingredients present in Mentoxl Syrup. As it is a combination of different components, any condition which is contraindicated with any of these when taken alone should be co...
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Side effects of Mentoxl Syrup

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Palpitations

Precautions and Warnings of Mentoxl Syrup

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mentoxl Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Mentoxl Syrup is not recommended to be used during pregnancy due to limited information available on its safety. Take this medicine only if it is considered to be clearly essential.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mentoxl Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited safety data available about the use of Mentoxl Syrup in breastfeeding mothers. Hence, it is very important to consult your doctor before using this medicine while breastfeeding

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Mentoxl Syrup?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of Mentoxl Syrup on the driving ability of an individual. However, if you experience side effects like dizziness, you should avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history or have any pre-existing health condition such as peptic ulcers, any kind of skin disorder, respiratory problem, diabetes, heart-related disorder, overactive thyroid or fits, etc.
  • You are already taking any other medicines for cough.
  • This Syrup should not be given to the children.
  • You are a pregnant or nursing woman.
  • You observe any unusual signs and symptoms during the treatment with this medicine.

Mode of Action of Mentoxl Syrup

How Does It Work?

  • 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 eas...
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  • Guaifenesin is an expectorant, it helps in thinning the mucous in the airways and makes it easier to cough out and clear the airways.
  • Terbutaline is a bronchodilator that acts by relaxing the muscles of the airways and inhibits the release of inflammation-causing chemical substances Therefore, it improves airflow to the lungs and ma...
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  • Menthol is also classified as an expectorant and helps you with a soothing and cooling effect in the airways.

Directions for Use of Mentoxl Syrup

  • Mentoxl Syrup should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Shake the bottle before use.
  • Use the measuring cup for the exact quantity as directed by your doctor.

Interactions of Mentoxl Syrup

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Mentoxl Syrup works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the medicines, suppleme...
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  • Especially, if you are taking medicines for psychiatric or brain-related disorders such as desipramine, amitriptyline, corticosteroids like prednisone, anti-sickness medicines, medicines used to treat...
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  • Concomitant use of any other cough suppressants should be avoided, as it may alter the action of Mentoxl Syrup.
  • Also, you should inform your doctor if your child or yourself have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.

Storage and disposal of Mentoxl Syrup

  • Store Mentoxl Syrup in a dry place, protected from light, heat and moisture.
  • Do not take this medicine after the expiry.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Mentoxl Syrup

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help in case you have consumed too much of Mentoxl Syrup.

Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of your medicines. If you have missed taking any dose of Mentoxl Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dos...
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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: How many times can I take Mentoxl Syrup in a day?

A: The dose and frequency will be suggested by your doctor after considering your medical condition. Hence, follow all the instructions given by your doctor before taking this medicine.

Q: Does Mentoxl Syrup cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, Mentoxl Syrup can cause drowsiness. Avoid driving or any work that requires concentration and attention if you experience such symptoms.

Q: What is the composition of Mentoxl?

A: The composition of Mentoxl consists of bromhexine, guaifenesin, menthol and terbutaline, as its active ingredients. Collectively these ingredients help in making your breath easier when your nose, lungs are filled with thick mucous.

Q: What are the uses of Mentoxl Syrup?

A: Mentoxl Syrup is used to manage wet cough associated with infection or inflammation in the lungs, throat and airways.
Product Details
Brand
MENTOXL
Expires on or After
27/09/2022
Last Updated on: 22 Jun 2022 | 06:09 AM (IST)

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