Tusupreks - antitussive drug. The active ingredient of the drug - oxeladin.
in three dosage forms: tablets, capsules and syrup. Taking the pills is recommended, since 15 years, 20 mg 3-4 times a day.
The capsules are made only by adults of 40 mg twice a day. Syrup is indicated for use in the form of two dosage spoons to 16 mg 3-4 times a day for people older than 15 years.
Pharmacological action Tusupreksa
According to the instructions, Tusupreks reduces sensitivity located in the medulla oblongata cough center to cough receptors impulses. As a result, the drug has on the body expectorant and antitussive effect. The feedback to Tusupreksu noted softer impact of the drug as compared with codeine: it does not cause drug dependence, habituation (disappearance of the therapeutic effect prolonged use tools) without respiratory depression.
Tusupreks and analogues of the drug used in inflammation of the trachea (acute tracheitis), acute bronchitis, inflammation of the lungs (pneumonia), as well as an exacerbation of the disease at dry cough and exhausting.
Contraindications to the use of Tusupreksa include hypersensitivity to the drug, allergic reactions, asthma, asthmatic bronchitis, cough, which, according to the reviews Tusupreksu called productive (in which the cough phlegm). Admission Tusupreksa and analogues of the drug when they cough with abundant sputum can cause a reaction, retroactive recovery: the active ingredient of the drug will only delay the phlegm in the lungs.
Side effects Tusupreksa
According to the instructions,
Tusupreks may cause the following side effects: nausea, allergic reactions, fatigue, stomach pain, drowsiness, bronchospasm. When one or more of the symptoms listed above, receiving the drug should be discontinued and go to the doctor.
Tusupreks and analogues funds - oxeladin, Aplakol, Etohlon, Pektamol, Pektussil, Tussimol - should not be taken with mucolytic and expectorant drugs at the same time they make it difficult to yield liquefied sputum, which leads to its stagnation in the respiratory tract. Tusupreks increases the effects of sleeping pills and sedatives, tranquilizers, as well as beverages containing alcohol.
This guide to the Tusupreksu presented only to familiarize themselves with the drug. Not recommended to receive the drug without consulting your doctor.