Bronchopro Capsules COMPOSITION:
1 Capsule with sustained action contains : Ambroxol hydrochloride 75 mg.
5 ml (= 1 teaspoonful) of syrup contain : Ambroxol hydrochloride 15 mg.
1 ml of solution contains : Ambroxol hydrochloride 7.5 mg.
Bronchopro Capsules PROPERTIES:
Ambroxol hydrochloride is a mucolytic agent which changes the structure of bronchial secretions by reduction and fragmentation of mucopolysaccharide leading to a reduced viscosity of mucus, thus expectoration is facilitated.
Experimental studies show a positive influence on the alveolar surfactant system. The substance has no depressant action on the respiratory tract and has no analgesic action, it has an only weak antitussive effect.
Ambroxol hydrochloride is well absorbed after oral administration. The onset of action is attained after about 30 minutes and lasts for 6 . 12 hours. AmbroxoJ hydrochloride is useful in the treatment of conditions of the respiratory tract associated with retention of mucoid secretions.
Bronchopro Capsules INDICATIONS:
Bronchopro Capsules Acute and chronic diseases of the respiratory ways with pathological thickened mucus, such as in acute and chronic inflammations of the bronchial mucosa (bronchitis), asthma – like (asthmoid) bronchitis, bronchial asthma with
impaired secretory elimination, pathological dilatation of bronchi (bronchiectasis).
Bronchopro Capsules DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
Unless otherwise prescribed by lhe physician:
Bronchopro Capsules with sustained action:
Adults take 1 capsule with sustained action once a day, unchewed, wilh some liquid.
Adults: at the beginning of the treatmenl, during 2 or 3 days, 10 ml (2 leaspoonful) 3 times daily followed by 5 ml
(1 teaspoonful) 3 times daily. Children: up 10 2 years 2.5 ml (t/21easpoonful) 2 times daily, 210 5 years 2.5 ml
(I/21easpoonful) 31imes daily, over 5 years 5 ml (lleaspoonful) 2-3 times daily.
At the beginning of the treatment – for two or three days – the dose for children can be doubled.
Adults: at the beginning of treatment, during 2 or 3 days, 4 ml solution 3 times daily, followed by 2 ml solution
3 times daily. Children: up to 2 years 1 rnl solution twice daily, 2 to 5 years 1 ml solution 3 times daily. over
5 years 2 ml solution 2-3 times daily. Al the beginning of lhe treatment – for two or lhree days -lhe dose for children can be doubled.
For Bronchopro liquid a small measuring cup is enclosed to help simplify the dose. Bronchopro liquid can be diluted wilh lea, juice or milk. Bronchopro should be taken after meals.
Bronchopro Capsules CONTRA – INDICATIONS:
This drug is contraindicated in persons who have shown hypersensitivity to ambroxol or bromhexrne. Although embryotoxic effects have not been observed, Branchopro should not be used during the first three months of pregnancy.
Bronchopro Capsules ADVERSE REACTIONS:
Gastric discomforts, diarrhea or skin rashes may occur in rare cases. Bronchopro syrup and liquid contain benzylbenzoate; in patients with respective predisposition allergic reactions may occur.
Bronchopro Capsules NOTE:
Bronchopro syrup is free of alcohol (elhanol) and is also suited for diabelics. 5 ml of syrup correspond 10 1.2 g of carbohydrates.
Capsules, Syrup and Liquid.
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