How it should be taken
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Dosage & When it is to be taken
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 30-120 mg/day in 2-3 divided doses.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications)
Why it is prescribed (Indications)
This medication is a mucolytic agent, prescribed for various respiratory diseases such as emphysema with bronchitis pneumoconiosis, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions, tracheobronchitis (respiratory tract inflammation), bronchiectasis, bronchitis with bronchospasm asthma.
Category C :
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Warnings and Precautions
Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Store it at room temperature, away from children.