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Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

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Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml Description

Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml is used as adjuvant therapy in various respiratory diseases associated with excessive mucous secretion. Lung and airway diseases such as bronchitis, shortness of breath (emphysem...
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ContainsAcetylcysteine
UsesRespiratory tract disease with excessive mucus
Side effectsFever, headache, nausea, vomiting
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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Uses of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml is used as adjuvant therapy in respiratory tract diseases such as bronchitis, emphysema, bronchiectasis and cystic fibrosis associated with excessive mucous secretion.

Contraindications of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

  • If you are allergic to acetylcysteine or any ingredients of Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml .
  • Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml should not be used in children below 14 years of age.

Side effects of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Low blood pressure
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Itching
  • Rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited safety data on the use of Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml during pregnancy. Hence, this medicine must be used in pregnant women only if prescribed by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if acetylcysteine is secreted in breast milk. To avoid any harm to the newborn baby, avoid taking this medicine while breastfeeding unless prescribed by a doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml ?
A:
Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml is less likely to affect your driving abilities.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml ?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml .

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any difficulty in breathing, stop the medicine immediately.
  • You have a history of ulcers and 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, then you should avoid long term treatment.
  • During the initial days of treatment, you may experience an increase in the secretions of the airways and lungs. You should contact your doctor if you experience any discomfort. Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml ...
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Mode of Action of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

How Does It Work?

Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml contains acetylcysteine that is a derivative of a natural amino acid L-cysteine. It acts by thinning the mucus and making it easier to cough out and relieve the airways.

Directions for Use of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

  • Take Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml as advised by your doctor before or after your meals
  • Do not take more than prescribed by your doctor

Interactions of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml 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.
  • Antibiotics should be taken with a minimum gap of 2 hours with Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml
  • Concomitant use of Glyceryl trinitrate a medicine used for heart-related disorder along with Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml can cause low blood pressure.

Storage and disposal of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

  • Store at room temperature away from moisture and sunlight
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets

Dosage of Mucotyle 1gm Injection 5ml

Overdose

You may experience symptoms such as nausea, vomiting or loose motions. In case of an overdose, reach out to your doctor.

Missed a Dose

If you miss any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it is already time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the normal dosing schedule.

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: Is Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml an effective medicine? Does it have any other benefits?

  • Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml is being used as a mucolytic for a long time in lung and airway diseases and effectively reduces mucus secretion and improves other symptoms.
  • It has excellent antioxidant properties that can be helpful for other disease conditions. Consult your doctor for more information.

Q: Is there anything else I need to know before using Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml s?

A: You must not take this medicine within 2 hours of taking an antibiotic. Cough suppressants and medicines to treat high blood pressure should be avoided or used with caution while taking acetylcysteine. The tablets smell of sulphur (or rotten eggs), which is very pungent. Make sure you do not throw away the tablet thinking it is spoiled.

Q: Is Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml 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 Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml , before or after a meal?

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

Q: Is it safe to give Mucotyle 1gm Inj 5ml 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.
Last Updated on: 30 Nov 2021 | 12:16 PM (IST)

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