Ascoril LS Junior Syrup 60ml is used in the treatment of cough, common cold, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and asthma. This syrup also relieves from congestion caused by common cold, infections, and other allergies. However, the uses mentioned here are not exhaustive. There may be other conditions for which this medication may be used upon doctor’s discretion.
The active ingredients of Ascoril LS Junior Syrup 60ml are Ambroxol 30mg, Guaifenesin 50mg, and Levosalbutamol 1mg/5ml.
Ambroxol stimulates the release of some surfactants which come with an anti-glue factor. This factor helps to reduce the mucus sticking to the bronchial wall and also gives protection against infections.
Guaifenesin acts on the respiratory tract secretions by reducing their viscosity or loosen the mucus to expel out.
Levosalbutamol helps in relaxing the muscles In airways and also improves the airflow from the lungs in both the directions.
Patients with the following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their health care professionals before using the Ascoril LS Junior syrup:
The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of this syrup. It is generally well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. More common ones are generally mild and may include:
Do not exceed the dose prescribed by your doctor.
Ascoril LS Junior Syrup 60ml is meant for oral administration. Shake the bottle well before consuming. Dosage can be administered with the cap that comes along with the container.
Avoid missing or forgetting a dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it is time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Do not consume two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
Ascoril LS Junior Syrup 60ml may be taken with or without food.
Dosage as suggested by your doctor or follow the instructions given on the syrup container or on the prescription.
Avoid taking more than the prescribed dosage. In case of an accidental overdose, look for any new symptoms. If you observe any, promptly seek medical advice or report it to the nearby poison control center.
Take the syrup only on the advice of a medical practitioner. Dosage adjustment or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:
Caution advised among people with renal problems. If you have any, it is highly recommended that you consult your doctor before the consumption of this medicine.
Do not take this medicine without your doctor’s advice.
Do not use this medicine if you are a nursing mother until unless suggested by your doctor.
Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may need your alertness because this medication may impair your thinking or reactions.
Caution always advised when used with other medicines therefore, tell your doctor about your current list of medicines including vitamins, herbal supplements and over the counter medicines which you may start or stop.
Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
It is a mucolytic and mucokinetic agent. Makes the sputum thinner and less viscous and therefore more easily removed by coughing.
It breaks down acid mucopolysaccharide fibers in the sputum
Usually comes as a tablet or syrup. Take this drug as directed by the doctor
Running nose, tears, gastric irritation and hypersensitivity.
Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Cough & Cold Preparations
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