Mucinac 600mg Orange Flavour Sugar Free Tablet 10'S
Mucinac 600mg Orange Flavour Sugar Free Tablet 10'S

Mucinac 600mg Orange Flavour Sugar Free Tablet 10'S

By CIPLA LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 266.80
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Acetylcysteine(600.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet is a medicine used for various respiratory conditions. It is a mucolytic agent. Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet is used to relieve chest congestion due to excess of mucous ...
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uses

Uses of Mucinac 600 MG

Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet is used to relieve chest congestion in various respiratory conditions (bronchitis, emphysema, bronchiectasis, cystic fibrosis)
contraindications

Contraindications of Mucinac 600 MG

  • If you are allergic to acetylcysteine or any ingredients of the Mucinac 600 tablet.
  • Mucinac should not be used in children below 14 years of age.
sideEffects

Side effects of Mucinac 600 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Fever
  • Skin rashes
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Mucinac 600 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Due to inadequate safety data available, Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet should be used in pregnancy only if considered essential by your physician.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if acetylcysteine passes into the breastmilk, however, Mucinac 600 tablet can be used while breastfeeding only if prescribed by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet?
A:
There is no information about the effects of the Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet on driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Mucinac 600 tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction between alcohol and the Mucinac 600 tablet, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of consuming alcohol regularly.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any difficulty in breathing, stop the Mucinac 600 Effervescent tablet immediately.
  • You have a history of peptic ulcer disease and bronchial asthma.
  • You experience any rashes or lesions on the skin or mucous membranes after taking this medicine.
  • You have any history of intolerance to histamine, you should avoid long term treatment.
  • During the initial days of treatment, you may experience excessive bronchial secretion.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Mucinac 600 MG

How Does It Work?

Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet contains acetylcysteine which is a derivative of a natural amino acid L-cysteine. It works by decreasing the viscosity of the mucous by splitting the sulphur bonds that h...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mucinac 600 MG

  • Take Mucinac tablet as advised by your doctor before or after your meals.
  • Add the tablet in half glass of water and allow it to dissolve completely.
  • Wait till the solution becomes clear stir and drink immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Mucinac 600 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Cough suppressants should not be used at the same time while using this medicine as it can alter the way this medicine works.
  • Activated charcoal can reduce the action of this medicine. Concomitant use is not advised.
  • Certain antibiotics such as ones belonging to the class of aminoglycosides, penicillins, tetracycline should be taken with a minimum gap of 2 hours with the Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet.
  • Glyceryl trinitrate a medicine used for angina should not be taken along with the Mucinac 600 Sugar Free tablet as there are chances of increased side effects and serious hypotension usually character...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mucinac 600 MG

  • Store the Mucinac tablets in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.
dosage

Dosage of Mucinac 600 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose are nausea, vomiting or loose motions. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of the Mucinac tablets, contact your doctor immediately or visit t...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of the Mucinac tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for your next dose skip the missed dose and follow the normal dosing schedule. Do not take a do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Mucinac 600 is an antibiotic medicine?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic medicine. It belongs to a class of medicines called mucolytics.

Q: How should I take the Mucinac 600 tablet before or after a meal?

A: It can be taken with or without food or as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Is Mucinac 600 tablet is an effervescent tablet?

A: Yes, it is an effervescent tablet with an orange flavour to mask the unpleasant taste of Acetylcysteine.

Q: Is it safe to give the Mucinac 600 tablet to my 6 months old baby?

A: No, you should not give this medicine to your baby. Discuss with a child specialist before giving any medicine to your baby as their organs are sensitive and not fully developed.

Q: How long should I take the Mucinac 600 tablet?

A: The dose and duration of the Mucinac 600 tablet will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Can a diabetic use Mucinac 600 tablet?

A: Yes, this medicine can be used by diabetics. Also, it’s a sugar free tablet thus does not affect the blood sugar of a diabetic.

Q: Can I use Mucinac 600 for pneumonia?

A: Mucinac 600 should not be used for the treatment of pneumonia. Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs and this medicine will not help control infection. Do not use any medicine on your own without taking advice from a doctor.

Q: Can I use Mucinac 600 for covid-19 disease?

A: No, you should not self medicate with any medicine for Covid-19 disease. Upon confirmation of infection reach out to your doctor or nearby health care facility. Self medication can lead to an incorrect diagnosis, side effects.

Q: What is the best time to take Mucinac 600?

A: You can take Mucinac 600 at any time of the day, or as advised by the doctor. It can be taken with or without food, but try to take it regularly for a prescribed duration. Do not skip the doses.

Q: Is there any side effects of Mucinac 600?

A: Headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea, fever, skin rashes are a few common side effects that can be seen after taking this medicine. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.

Q: Can I take Mucinac 600 for Covid-19 side effects?

A: No, you should not take any medicine to treat or prevent COVID-19, unless it has been prescribed to you by your health care provider. If you have been tested positive with covid-19 immediately inform your doctor. The doctor will prescribe you the appropriate medicine.

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ContainsAcetylcysteine(600.0 Mg)
UsesRelieve chest congestion
Side effectsHeadache, fever, nausea
Last Updated on: 17 Jan 2022 | 10:11 AM (IST)
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