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Tursil Syrup

By ZEE LABORATORIES LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
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Tursil Syrup Description

Tursil Syrup is used in the management of wet cough due to asthma and infection of airways, lungs, and throat such as bronchitis. The wet cough is usually accompanied by chest tightness, spasm, mucous...
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ContainsBromhexine,Guaiphenesin,Terbutaline
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
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Uses of Tursil Syrup

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

Contraindications of Tursil Syrup

  • If you are allergic to guaifenesin, terbutaline, bromhexine or any other ingredients of Tursil Syrup.
  • If you have heart-related problems like heart failure and high blood pressure.
  • If you have diabetes or an overactive thyroid gland.
  • If you have a liver or kidney function problem.
  • If you are a pregnant or breastfeeding woman.
  • If you have seizures and tremors.

Side effects of Tursil Syrup

  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Tursil Syrup

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Tursil Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
It is not advised to take Tursil Syrup during pregnancy. Your doctor can prescribe you this if required and if the potential benefit outweighs the risk to the foetus.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Tursil Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment with Tursil Syrup as it may harm the newborn baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Tursil Syrup?
A:
Tursil Syrup can cause dizziness or drowsiness. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any allergies after taking Tursil Syrup.
  • You have a history of asthma, peptic ulcers, liver or kidney disorder.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You have any heart problems like irregular heartbeat or heart failure.
  • You have a history of fits, seizures or tremors.
  • You have diabetes, overactive thyroid gland.
  • You have a low potassium level in your blood.
  • If you are already taking any other medicines for cough.
  • Tursil Syrup should not be given to the children.

Mode of Action of Tursil Syrup

How Does It Work?

  • Tursil Syrup works by the combined action of its components: terbutaline, guaifenesin and bromhexine.
  • Terbutaline has bronchodilator properties. It relaxes the muscles of the airways and inhibits the release of inflammation-causing chemical substances. Thereby, it improves airflow to the lungs and mak...
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  • Guaifenesin is an expectorant, and so it helps to thin the mucus in the airways and makes it easier to cough out and clear the airways.
  • 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 ea...
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Directions for Use of Tursil Syrup

  • Take Tursil Syrup as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon, or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not consume this medicine directly from the bottle.

Interactions of Tursil Syrup

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Tursil 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, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Concomitant use of Tursil Syrup along with Theophylline used to treat asthma and Propranolol, Atenolol and other similar medicines of this class used to treat high blood pressure are not advised.
  • Medicines used to treat psychiatric disorders and other medicines used for brain disorders such as Desipramine, Selegiline, Amitriptyline etc. should be used cautiously.
  • Tursil Syrup should be used with caution in corticosteroids like Prednisone (used to treat inflammation), Acetazolamide (used to prevent altitude sickness), water pills such as Furosemide and Hydrochl...
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  • Tursil Syrup should not be combined with cough suppressants as it may alter the action of this medicine
  • Medicines used to treat an eye condition called glaucoma, including eye drops and medicines to treat asthma or other respiratory disorders may interact with the action of this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Tursil Syrup

  • Store Tursil Syrup below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Tursil Syrup

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Tursil Syrup include abdominal pain, nausea, dry mouth, fits, fast heartbeat and drowsiness. In case of an overdose, reach out to your doctor immediately or visit the neares...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Tursil Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a doubl...
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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: What precautions do I need to take before starting Tursil Syrup?

  • Consult with your doctor if you are suffering from a stomach ulcer or have a history of stomach ulcer.
  • Do inform your doctor in case you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Consult your doctor before giving Tursil Syrup to a child.

Q: Can I take Tursil Syrup for dry cough?

A: Tursil Syrup is generally used for wet cough only. It helps in loosening up the mucus (phlegm), increasing airway secretions, and relaxing the airways so that the mucus is released, liquefy, and expelled from the airways easily through coughing. Consult your doctor for more information on which medicine/syrup to be taken for dry cough.

Q: Does Tursil Syrup cause drowsiness?

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

Q: Can we give Tursil Syrup to elderly patients?

A: Elderly patients are more prone to the side effects of Tursil Syrup. Also, conditions like glaucoma, prostate problems, liver and kidney diseases are more prevalent in the elderly population, aggravating the side effects of this medicine. Therefore, always consult a doctor before giving it to elderly patients.
Product Details
Brand
TURSIL
Expires on or After
26/09/2022
Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2022 | 09:47 AM (IST)

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