Nivicof

Nivicof

carbocisteine

Manufacturer:

Medhaus

Distributor:

Medhaus
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Carbocisteine
Indications/Uses
Resp tract disorders w/ excessive viscous mucus eg, bronchitis, otitis, bronchiectasis, emphysema, rhinitis & rhinopharyngitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cap Adult 1 cap tid. Syr Adult 1-1½ tsp Childn 6-12 yr 2 tsp, 2-5 yr 1 tsp. To be taken 6 hrly. Oral drops Infant 9-12 mth 1 mL, 6-8 mth 0.75 mL, 3-5 mth 0.5 mL, <2 mth 0.25 mL. To be taken tid-qid.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Elderly patients w/ severe resp insufficiency; asthmatic patients.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, headache, gastric discomfort, diarrhea, GI bleeding & skin rash.
MIMS Class
Cough & Cold Preparations
ATC Classification
R05CB03 - carbocisteine ; Belongs to the class of mucolytics. Used in the treatment of wet cough.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Nivicof cap 500 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P720/pack)
Form
Nivicof oral drops 50 mg/mL
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's (P58/bottle)
Form
Nivicof syr 100 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (P70/bottle)
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