Expetan/Expetan-Kids/Expetan-R

Expetan/Expetan-Kids/Expetan-R

carbocisteine

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Unison
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Carbocysteine
Indications/Uses
Mucolytic for the adjunctive therapy of resp tract disorders characterised by excessive viscous mucus including chronic obstructive airways disease.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Expetan Adult 2 tab tid. May reduce to 1 tab tid. Expetan-Kids Childn 2-5 yr 5 mL once or bid. Expetan-R Adult & childn 5-12 yr 5 mL tid.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Active peptic ulcer.
Adverse Reactions
Mild GI symptoms & nausea.
ATC Classification
R05CB03 - carbocisteine ; Belongs to the class of mucolytics. Used in the treatment of wet cough.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Expetan tab 375 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
Form
Expetan-Kids syr 100 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Expetan-R syr 250 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
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