|Company||Acme Laboratories Ltd.|
|Active Ingredient||Bromhexine Hydrochloride|
Adults and children over 10 years: 8-16 mg 3 times daily. Children 5-10 years: 4 mg 3 times daily.
Adults: The recommended daily dose is 2 to 4 teaspoonful 3 times. Initially 4 teaspoonful 3 times daily and then as required.
Children: Suggested dosage for children under 2 years is 1/4 teaspoonful 3 times daily,
2-5 years 1/2 teaspoonful 3 times daily
5-10 years 1 teaspoonful 3 times daily.
Alternative Brands to A-Cold
Productive cough, Acute sore throat, Mucolytic
Contraindicated to those who are hypersensitive to Bromhexine Hydrochloride.
GI side effects; headache, dizziness, sweating, skin rashes. Inhalation: Cough or bronchospasm.
- Cough expectorants & mucolytics
- Productive cough
- Acute sore throat
- Sore throat
History of peptic ulceration; asthmatic patients. Severe hepatic or renal impairment.
Mode of Action
Bromhexine is a mucolytic.