Bronchicum Syrup Instructions for Use
Bronchicum is a medicinal product made on a plant basis from the group of expectorants.
Bronchicum syrup is available in bottles of dark glass in a volume of 130 ml. The composition of the drug includes: honey flavor, rose oil, thyme, sucrose, purified water, citric acid, concentrated cherry juice.
Syrup Bronchicum contributes to the provision of bronchodilator, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, antimicrobial effect. The use of syrup dilutes sputum and facilitates the process of its excretion.
Method of administration, dose
Adults and patients older than 12 years of age, the syrup is prescribed 10 ml three times a day after the main meal.
Dosage regimen for patients of other age groups:
- 6 months-12 months - 2.5 ml of syrup up to 2 times a day.
- Patients from 12 months to 2 years of age - 2.5 ml of medication up to 3 times a day.
- Patients from 2 to 6 years of age - 5 ml of medication up to 2 times a day.
- From 6 to 12 years of age - 5 ml of syrup up to 3 times a day.
The drug is recommended to use at regular intervals during the day.
The exact dose and duration of the drug is determined by the attending physician, taking into account the indications for admission and the accompanying symptoms of the disease.
Indications for use
Syrup Bronchicum is used in the complex treatment of inflammatory diseases of the upper respiratory tract, which are accompanied by a cough and the formation of viscous, difficult to separate sputum.
Syrup Bonhikum is not recommended for use in cases of intolerance to the components of the drug, fructose, with the development of glucose-fructose malabsorption, insufficiency of sucrose.
The drug can also not be used in patients who have a history of chronic heart failure and serious liver and kidney disease.
Syrup can also not be used by women during childbearing and breastfeeding, and also in children up to six months.
One of the components of the syrup is alcohol, therefore it is recommended to abstain from using this medication for patients with alcoholism.
Syrup can be used with extreme caution under the supervision and appointment of the doctor in case of brain trauma, in case of epilepsy, as well as liver diseases.
Use of the syrup Bronchicum contributes to the development of such undesirable side effects: gastritis, nausea, dyspepsia, allergic manifestations (reddening of the skin, rashes, itching, swelling of the mucous membranes, mouth, pharynx and face).
If these or any other adverse reactions develop, you should discontinue use of the syrup and inform your doctor.
Interaction with other drugs
Bronchicum can not be used in conjunction with drugs that have antitussive effects, as well as drugs that help reduce sputum production.
Storage of syrup Bronchicum is recommended to be carried out in a dark place, which is protected from penetration of sunlight. The contents of the opened bottle with syrup can be used for 3 months.
The syrup can be stored at a temperature of no more than 25 degrees.
As analogs, you can use medicines that include thyme extract, as well as Tussamag and Dr. Thyss Bronhosept.
The cost of syrup Bronchicum in pharmacies in Moscow is as follows: 310-380 rubles.