Ambrodil S Syrup is a mucolytic agent, manufactured by Aristo Pharmaceuticals Private Limited. It is used in the treatment of
and chronic respiratory diseases.
Ambrodil-S is an expectorant, which helps in mucus degradation and clearing of throat and lungs. Ambrodil S forms are syrups, inhalation formula, dry powder sachets, pastilles, drops and effervescent tablets. It is a prescription drug for the treatment of acute and chronic bronchopulmonary diseases. Ambrodil-S Syrup is the most used form.
Composition of Ambrodil S includes mucolytic and anti-inflammatory agents. Every 5 ml of this syrup contains the following two active ingredients.
This salt breaks down phlegm and promotes mucous removal.
Salbutamol dilates airways and promotes easier breathing.
Ambrodil S is an effective expectorant and provides relief in respiratory diseases due to thick mucus secretion. It treats and manages the following diseases and symptoms.
Ambrodil S side effects may be reported in some patients. They may not occur always but in case of any unwanted symptoms, health care provider should be informed immediately.
Ambrodil-S dosage is dependent on the form and the extent of the problem. The doctor may prescribe different doses according to the patient’s problem.
Usual Ambrodil S Syrup dosage is 30-120 mg per day in 3-4 divided doses for adults in case of acute bronchospasm through oral route.
2-3 ml, 3-4 times per day for babies (1 month -2 years), 5-10 ml, 3-4 times per day for children aged 2-6 years; 10 ml, 3-4 times per day for children above 6 years.
It modified release tablets, this medicine inhalation formula and Ambrodil S suspension are administered as doctor’s prescription and the dosage varies for each condition.
It is an effective expectorant. Ambrodil-S ingredients promote the breakdown of mucous adhesions and promote airway clearance. It also promotes healing by its antioxidant and mild anesthetic properties.
Before the ensuing Ambrodil S treatment, the doctor should be informed about any underlying medical condition and ongoing treatments. It is also advisable to disclose any health supplements being taken by the patient, to avoid any serious complications. Doctor’s direction should be strictly followed.
These medicines come in similar strengths and compositions as Ambrodil S.
Ambrodil S interactions with specific drugs and compounds may lead to lowered efficacy and worsened side effects. Hence doctor’s discretion should be sought before taking any other drug during the course of treatment. Interactions have been reported with the following drugs.
Drugs come classified under schedule H or X in India, that determines whether they are addictive or not. Refer to the package information for details. Indiscriminate use should be avoided.
If the patient misses a dose, the medicine should be taken as soon as remembered. But if it is already time for the next dose, then the double dosage should not be taken to compensate the missed dose.
It should be taken as per doctor’s prescription. If you experience gastrointestinal side effects, it is best to take this medicine with food.
Ambrodil-S inhaler should be stored away from light and in temperatures within 15-30 degree Celsius. Always keep the inhaler in an upright position and replace the cap after every use.
Ans: Duration of treatment is decided by the doctor, depending upon the intensity of your problem. Most patients report improvement in symptoms after taking this syrup for one week.
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