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Mucolite Syrup 100ml

Mucolite Syrup 100ml

By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
96.47*
MRP 113.50
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Mucolite 30 MG Description

Mucolite syrup is used to treat dry cough. It is an oral solution containing ambroxol as the active ingredient. It acts by easing coughing out of sputum. It is used to treat respiratory tract disease

s associated with abnormal mucous secretions. You need to follow all the instructions of your doctor while taking this medicine. Some of the common side effects of the Mucolite syrup are headache, nausea, and diarrhoea. These side effects normally go away with time, but if you feel they persist, consult your doctor or visit a clinic immediately. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed, but it is better to take it at the same time every day. Shake the Mucolite syrup bottle well, before each use. Inform your doctor if you have any existing medical condition and are on any medication for the same.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹96.47
You Save₹17.03 (15% on MRP)
ContainsAmbroxol(30.0 Mg)
UsesRespiratory tract disorder associated with mucus
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, runny nose
TherapyCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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uses

Uses of Mucolite 30 MG

  • Mucolite syrup is used for treating short-duration as well as long-standing diseases of the respiratory tract which are associated with abnormal bronchial secretions.
  • It is also used to treat acute attacks of chronic bronchitis in which there is inflammation of the windpipe (bronchi) leading to a long-standing cough and difficulty in breathing.
  • It can also be used in the management of asthmatic bronchitis and asthma along with other medications to ease coughing out of the sputum.
  • It can also be used to ease coughing out of sputum in case of bronchiectasis in which there is breathing difficulty and long-standing cough formation due to collapse of lung tissue.
  • It is also used to ease coughing out of sputum in various infectious conditions like pneumonia, middle ear infection, infection of a paranasal sinus, infection of the nasopharynx.
contraindications

Contraindications of Mucolite 30 MG

If you are allergic to ambroxol or any other ingredients of syrup Mucolite.
sideEffects

Side effects of Mucolite 30 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Runny nose
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Mucolite 30 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mucolite syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Mucolite syrup is not recommended to be used during pregnancy due to limited information available on its safety, especially during the first three months. The baby's organs and other parts form during this phase and it can impact the growth of foetus.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mucolite syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Ambroxol passes into human milk hence Mucolite syrup is not recommended during breastfeeding. You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Mucolite syrup?
A:
No studies have been performed or there is limited information about the effects of Mucolite syrup on driving but if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, you should avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Mucolite syrup?
A:
There is no information about the interaction of Mucolite syrup directly with alcohol. The breakdown of this medicine in the body takes place mostly in the liver which is damaged by alcohol. So it is advisable not to consume alcohol with this syrup.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • You have stomach ulcers.
  • You have little or no cough production.
  • You have any respiratory tract infections.
  • You are taking any other medicine to treat your cough or cold.
  • You have reduced mucous secretions.
  • You develop any serious skin allergy after taking Mucolite syrup.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Mucolite 30 MG

How Does It Work?

Mucolite acts on the inner lining of the respiratory tract and causes an increase in secretions of the respiratory tract. It also stimulates certain cells in the respiratory tract which help in expect...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mucolite 30 MG

  • You should take Mucolite syrup as directed by your doctor.
  • It would be best if you took this syrup with meals.
  • Your physician will decide the amount of this medicine and its frequency.
  • If the cough persists for more than 14 days, contact your physician at the earliest.
interactions

Interactions of Mucolite 30 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Mucolite syrup may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a...
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  • Concomitant use of medicines used to treat cough or cold (cough suppressant) with Mucolite syrup may affect the removal of liquified mucus by inhibiting coughing and cause congestion (stuffy nose).
  • Concentrations of certain antibiotics like Amoxicillin, Cefuroxime and Erythromycin are increased in the sputum when taken concomitantly with this syrup.

Interactions with food items

There is no known interaction of Mucolite syrup with any particular food. However, the patient is advised to avoid spicy, cold and oily foodstuffs to avoid irritation to the throat.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mucolite 30 MG

  • Store Mucolite syrup below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Mucolite 30 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • It would be best if you took the doses at the appropriate time for the desired effect.
  • If you have missed any dose of Mucolite syrup, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Mucolite syrup for COVID-19?

A: No, the best practice is to visit a doctor if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or tested positive. Avoid self-medication which can place you and your surroundings at unknown risks.

Q: I have a habit of smoking and have cough during sessions of smoking. Can I use Mucolite syrup for such a cough?

A: Yes, you can use this syrup for cough due to smoking. However, you should avoid smoking if you have a persistent cough due to smoking and consult a doctor for any underlying disease.

Q: Can I use Mucolite syrup for asthma?

A: Mucolite syrup may not benefit in controlling asthma during asthmatic attacks. However, it can help in clearing the sputum from the throat and airways.

Q: Is Mucolite an antibiotic?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic. Mucolite syrup contains ambroxol which belongs to a class of medicines called mucolytics used for relieving cough.

Q: Will Mucolite cough syrup make me sleepy?

A: Mucolite syrup in itself does not contain substances that can cause you to feel sleepy. However, if you have been prescribed multiple medicines, it is better to ask your treating physician about which of the medications can make you feel sleepy.

Q: Is it okay if I give half my dose to my children?

A: No, children are not small adults. Their body processes are in an elementary stage. Also, they respond to medicines in a different way than adults. Therefore, it is advisable to use the medicines as per the doses prescribed by a child health specialist.

Q: What if one stops taking Mucolite syrup?

A: If Mucolite syrup is stopped before the prescribed time, this may affect the effectiveness of this medicine and may lead to cough not being cured. Also, it is advisable not to start this syrup on one’s wish without having a proper consultation with one’s treating physician.

Q: Is Mucolite cough syrup effective?

A: Mucolite cough syrup is effective if taken at the dose and duration advised by your doctor. If you stop taking this medicine once you start feeling good, there are chances that the symptoms may reoccur.

Q: What food items should be avoided?

A: You are advised to avoid spicy, cold and oily foodstuffs to avoid irritation to the throat.

Q: For how long can I take Mucolite syrup?

A: The doctors usually prescribe it for a short duration. However, if the cough persists for more than 14 days even after taking the syrup, contact your physician at the earliest. Do not take it continuously on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can I take antibiotics along with mucolite syrup?

A: Yes, you can take antibiotics along with this syrup. However, you are recommended to consult a doctor before taking any other medicine along with it.

Q: Can Mucolite syrup be used for dry cough?

A: No, the Mucolite syrup should not be used to treat dry cough. This medicine contains ambroxol which is a mucolytic medicine that act by loosening the mucous. Thus, this medicine is effective against treating wet cough.

Q: Can we give the Mucolite syrup to babies?

A: No, you should not give the Mucolite syrup to babies. The physiology of a child is different to that of an adult. Thus, the dose varies amongst babies. Always consult your child's physician. Do not self medicate.

Q: Mucolite vs Mucolite LS, are they the same?

A: Mucolite syrup is used to treat dry cough. It is an oral formulation containing ambroxol which eases coughing out of sputum. Mucolite Ls syrup is a combination of Ambroxol, Guaifenesin and Levosalbutamol. It helps in relieving symptoms such as spasm, blockage, swelling and contraction in airways and lungs during asthmatic attacks and chronic bronchitis. Both these syrups are different in their combination and use. You should only take the medicine prescribed by your doctor and avoid self-medication.

Q: Can I stop taking Mucolite Syrup on my own?

A: It is advised to complete the course of the treatment given by your doctor and does not stop on your own.
Product Details
Brand
MUCOLITE
Expires on or After
30/08/2025
Last Updated on: 03 Jun 2022 | 11:28 PM (IST)
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