Flemex/Flemex Kids

Flemex/Flemex Kids

carbocisteine

Manufacturer:

Medinova

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Carbocysteine
Indications/Uses
Mucolytic in acute & chronic bronchitis, bronchiectasis, asthmatic bronchitis or emphysema. As adjunctive therapy in otitis, sinusitis, nasopharyngitis, tubal otorrhea & in reduction of hypersecretion prior to surgery.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Flemex tab Adult 2 tab tid. May reduce to 1 tab tid once satisfactory response is obtained. Flemex syr Adult 1 tbsp tid. Childn 5-12 yr 1 tsp tid, 2-5 yr ¼-½ tsp qid. Flemex Kids Childn 2-5 yr 1 tsp once or bid, <2 yr ½ tsp once or bid.
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
Flemex tab 375 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
Form
Flemex syr 250 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
(raspberry flavor) 60 mL x 1's;1 L x 1's;120 mL x 1's
Form
Flemex Kids syr 100 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
(raspberry, strawberry flavor) 1 L x 1's; (raspberry, strawberry flavor) 60 mL x 1's
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