Epexol/Epexol Forte

Epexol/Epexol Forte

ambroxol

Manufacturer:

Sanbe
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ambroxol HCl
Indications/Uses
Acute & chronic resp tract diseases particularly in chronic bronchitis exacerbation & asthmatic bronchitis & bronchial asthma; pre- & post-op treatment & in intensive care to avoid pulmonary complications.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab Adult & childn >10 yr 1 tab, 5-10 yr ½ tab. To be taken 3 times daily. Syr Adult & childn >10 yr 2 tsp 3 times daily, 5-10 yr 1 tsp 2-3 times daily, 2-5 yr ½ tsp 3 times daily, <2 yr ½ tsp twice daily. Oral drops Childn up to 2 yr 0.5 mL (10 drops) 2 times daily. Forte syr Adult & childn >10 yr 5 mL 3 times daily, 5-10 yr 2.5 mL 2-3 times daily.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Prolonged use. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Mild GI side effects; intolerance reactions, skin rash, face oedema, dyspnoea, fever.
Drug Interactions
Corticosteroids, bronchodilators, antibiotics.
MIMS Class
Cough & Cold Preparations
ATC Classification
R05CB06 - ambroxol ; Belongs to the class of mucolytics. Used in the treatment of wet cough.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Epexol oral drops 15 mg/mL
Packing/Price
20 mL x 1's (Rp37,600/boks)
Form
Epexol Forte syr 30 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp27,700/boks)
Form
Epexol syr 15 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
120 mL x 1's (Rp17,300/boks)
Form
Epexol tab 30 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp83,000/boks)
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