"Ascoril": instruction on the use of the drug
Respiratory diseases are a real scourgemodern society. The reasons for their spread are a variety of factors. Most often, the disease is accompanied by a cough, which should be treated in order to avoid serious complications. The effective means that the medical science offers us is "Ascoril". Instructions for use are applied to each package with the preparation.
The medicine "Ascoril" - what is it?
The drug is available in the form of round tabletsforms of white color. Each of them contains active substance - salbutomol in the amount of 2 mg, bromhexine hydrochloride in the amount of 8 mg, and also guaifenesin - 100 mg. In a cardboard box there is one blister for ten tablets. Also available in packages of twenty pieces. In addition to active substances, tablets "Ascoril" contain a number of auxiliary components. There is also the syrup "Ascoril".
The action of the drug is bronchodilator, mucolytic and expectorant effects on the respiratory tract.
Salbutomol has an effect similar to adrenaline on the body, that is, it narrows the vessels, expands the bronchi and increases heart rate.
Bromhexine hydrochloride liquefies phlegm andprovides expectorant properties of the drug "Ascoril". Instructions for use, as a rule, describe the complex effect of the drug, which is not always convenient for the doctor.
Guaifenesin has an expectorant effect and promotes the excretion of mucus accumulated in the respiratory tract.
Thus, the action of your tablet "Ascoril" is due to the exactly observed proportion of antitussive active substances.
Indications for use
"Ascoril" - a universal medicine, because it is used to treat both children and adults. Take it should be on the recommendation of a doctor with the following diseases:
- broncho-pulmonary diseases with the release of viscous, difficult to separate sputum;
- bronchial asthma;
- obstructive bronchitis and tracheobronchitis;
- whooping cough;
- emphysema is light;
The final decision on prescribing the drug is taken by the doctor on the basis of the survey data.
It should be considered cases in which it is not recommended to take "Ascoril". The instructions for use contain information on the following contraindications:
- decompensated diabetes;
- heart defects;
- hepatic or renal failure;
- acute ulcerative diseases of the digestive tract;
- arterial hypertension;
- early childhood (before the child reaches 6 years of age).
In addition, the drug may have side effects. The medicine "Ascoril" can cause:
- sleep disorders;
- staining urine;
- exacerbation of ulcerative intestinal and gastric diseases.
Side effects are manifested when taking the drug at elevated dosages, and also without taking into account the indications.
Mode of application
When symptoms appear in the sectionof this Instruction "Indications for Use", the doctor appoints the patient "Ascoril". Instructions for the use of the drug provides the following dosages of the drug:
Patients from six to twelve years of age are prescribed from 0.5 to 1 tablet three times a day.
Those who are more than twelve years old, the doctor appointsdose of 1 tablet three times a day. Tablets are not prescribed for children under the age of six, since they recommended the syrup "Ascoril". The instructions for use contain only framework limitations, and the doctor determines the specific dosage and frequency of the medication based on the patient's condition.