How to Take Acebrophylline?
You can either take capsules or syrup-based formulations of Acebrophylline. They are usually takenÂ by mouth along with a glass of water or as directed by your physician. Acebrophylline should ideally be taken after food to avoid GI discomfort. Shake the suspension liquid well before each use to mix the medication evenly. Use a measuring cup to consume the correct dosage of medicine.Common Dosage For Acebrophylline
The drug dosage and form is decided by the physician based upon:
- Age and body weight of the patient
- Health status/medical condition of the patient
- Disease severity
- Reaction to the first dose
- History of allergy/drug reactions
Acebrophylline is usually prescribed in tablet/capsule form or in syrup form. Tablets are usually available in 100mg/200mg dosage. The common dose for adults is 100mg twice a day. Acebrophylline should ideally be taken after food to avoid GI discomfort. Precautions When To Avoid Acebrophylline? Avoid if you are allergic to xanthine derivative, ambroxol, acebrophylline or theophylline Patients suffering from low blood pressure or a history of heart attack or irregular heart rhythms should not take this drug
Patients with Liver disease or kidney disorder should not take this drug Side-effects of Acebrophylline?
Side effects with Acebrophylline are quite uncommon. The possible side-effects include:
- Acebrophylline: Loss of appetite
- Difficulty in breathing