Duro-Tuss Expectorant Cough Liquid

Duro-Tuss Expectorant Cough Liquid

Manufacturer:

iNova

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 15 mL Pholcodine 15 mg, bromhexine HCl 12 mg
Indications/Uses
Excessive coughing in bronchitis & other resp conditions resulting in production of thick phlegm which is difficult to cough out. Thins & loosens phlegm to help reduce excessive coughing.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 15 mL. Childn >5 yr 5 mL, 2-5 yr 2-5 mL. To be taken 8-10 hrly.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Asthma, breathing difficulty, gastric ulcers, liver/kidney problems.
Adverse Reactions
Pholcodine: Nausea & vomiting; restlessness, drowsiness, excitement, ataxia & resp depression (w/ large doses). Bromhexine: Nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion, abdominal fullness, headache, dizziness, perspiration, skin rash.
Drug Interactions
ATC Classification
R05FA01 - opium derivatives and mucolytics ; Belongs to the class of combinations of opium derivatives cough suppressants and expectorants. Used in the treatment of cough.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Duro-Tuss Expectorant Cough Liquid oral soln
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's;200 mL x 1's
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