Mucodil

Bromhexine Hydrochloride
4 mg/5 ml Syrup
Description:

Mucodil(Bromhexine Hydrochloride) is an oral mucolytic agent. It disrupts the structure of acid mucopolysaccharide fibres in mucoid sputum and produces less viscous mucus, which makes easier the expectoration. It is rapidly & completely absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is widely distributed into the body tissues.


  • Composition

    Each 5 ml syrup contains Bromhexine Hydrochloride BP 4 mg.
  • Indication

    It is indicated in the treatment of respiratory tract disorders associated with productive cough. This include- tracheobronchitis, bronchitis with emphysema, bronchiectasis, bronchitis with bronchospasm, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions and pneumoconiosis.
  • Dosage & Administration

    Adults and Children over 12 years: 10 ml (2 tea-spoonfuls) 3 times daily. May be increased to 20 ml (4 tea-spoonfuls) 3 times daily for the first seven days.

    Children 6-11 years: 10 ml (2 tea-spoonfuls) 3 times daily.

  • Contraindication

    It is contraindicated in known hypersensitivity to Bromhexine Hydrochloride or any of the ingredients of this product.
  • Precaution

    It should be given cautiously to patients with gastric and duodenal ulceration or convulsive disorders. Patients with hepatic and renal insufficiency should take it with caution.
  • Side Effects

    Gastrointestinal side effects may occur occasionally. A transient rise in serum aminotransferase values has been reported. Other reported side effects include-headache, vertigo (dizziness) and allergic reactions.
  • Drug Interaction

    There are no known significant interactions with other dru
  • Overdose

  • Pregnancy & Lactation

    It is advised not to use it in pregnancy, especially during 1st trimester. Safety during lactation has not been established yet.
  • Storage Condition

    Keep in a dry place away from light and heat. Keep out of reach of children.
  • How Supplied

    Each transparent PET bottle contains 100 ml syrup.