Tussamag - a treatment for cough.
on the basis of alcoholic extract of thyme herb. Plants contain essential oils of thyme (basic - thymol), flavonoids, tannins and acid number of organic nature. They improve the expectoration of phlegm from the respiratory tract due to thinning secretions, relieve spasms of smooth muscles in the bronchi, detrimental effect on a number of pathogens, stimulate the nonspecific defense. With this phytopreparation acts as an expectorant, bronchodilator, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory and immunostimulatory agent.
By reducing the viscosity of secretions in the bronchi, the drug normalizes the respiratory function.
Due to the fact that it is of vegetable origin, and therefore has a complex composition, pharmacokinetics study Tussamaga not possible.
Form release Tussamaga
Tussamag instructions for producing a 3-liquid forms - syrup with sugar and especially for diabetics - with no sugar syrup and drops inside.
The drug is prescribed in the case of infectious inflammatory diseases of the lower respiratory tract, unless they are accompanied by a dry cough with thick sputum - bronchitis, tracheitis, pertussis, pneumonia and others. The drug is approved for use from the age of 1 year.
Do not use the drug in case of intolerance of its components, in the case of decompensated heart disease (chronic congestive heart failure decompensation when her and others.), Kidney and liver failure. In clinical practice, there is no feedback on Tussamage during pregnancy and lactation, so in these conditions should not use the drug. Tussamag contraindicated for children younger than 1 year. When alcoholism should use it carefully (contains alcohol).
Instructions for use Tussamaga
The drug is taken orally, with water (drinking plenty of fluids will improve its sekretoliticheskim properties of sputum).
taken as undiluted or in diluted form. Children from 1 to 5 years recommended intake of 10 - 25 drops 2 - 3 times a day for children older than 5 years and adolescents - 20 - 50 drops 3 times a day for adults, the dosage is 40 - 60 drops 3 - 4 times per day.
Dose Tussamag syrup for children from 1 to 5 years is equal to 1 teaspoon of 2 - 3 times a day for children from 5 years and over by 1 - 2 tsp 3 - 4 times a day, adults 2 - 3 tsp 3 - 4 times daily.
In the opinion of Tussamag while taking with the means to suppress the formation of phlegm, reduces its effectiveness, so such a combination is not recommended for treatment.
According to the instructions Tussamag sometimes can cause allergic reactions or nausea.