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General Information on Ambroxol

Generic Name : Ambroxol

Latest prescription information about Ambroxol. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y55.4 | Therapeutic Classification : Expectorant and Cough Products

Trade Names/Brand Names of Ambroxol

India : 

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International : 

Aeroflux, Ambosil, Amboxol, Ambrogam, Ambrogem, Ambrohexal, Ambrosan, Ambrosandoz, Ambrospray, Ambroxol Best, Ambroxol Cinfa, Ambroxol Domesco, Ambroxol Genfar, Ambroxol Germed, Ambroxol Jaba, Ambroxo Read more..

Why is Ambroxol 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. 

When should Ambroxol not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Ambroxol?

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 30-120 mg/day in 2-3 divided doses.

How should Ambroxol be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

What are the warnings and precautions for Ambroxol?

• Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.

What are the side effects of Ambroxol?

Mild gastrointestinal effects, runny nose and allergic reactions.

What are the other precautions for Ambroxol?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Ambroxol?

Store it at room temperature, away from children.

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