Levocetirizine 5 mg + Ambroxol 60 mg
Levocetirizine + Ambroxol is used to provide relief from the symptoms of chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), allergic rhinitis, and respiratory tract infections, such as cough, sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes. The medication works with the combination of two medicines: Levocetirizine and ambroxol which relieve cough. COPD is a group of lung diseases that mainly include emphysema (shortness of breath) and chronic bronchitis (inflammation of the lining of your bronchial tubes). Levocetirizine is an antiallergic that treats runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing. Ambroxol is a mucolytic which thins and loosens mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough out.
Take the tablets as per the dosage and duration prescribed by the doctor. Do not crush, chew or break the tablets. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. You can take it with or without food or as advised by your doctor. Some users may experience side effects such as dryness in the mouth, headache, fatigue, sleepiness, constipation, diarrhea, and vomiting. Consult your doctor if the side effects worsen with time.
Levocetirizine + Ambroxol is a combination medicine used to treat symptoms of chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), allergic rhinitis, and respiratory tract infections, such as cough, sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes. It is composed of Levocetirizine and Ambroxol. Levocetirizine is an antihistamine (anti-allergic) drug that reduces the effects of histamine, a chemical substance responsible for causing allergies like runny nose and skin rash. Ambroxol is a mucolytic agent and an expectorant that works by thinning and loosening phlegm (mucus) in the lungs, windpipe, and nose. The medical benefits of the Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets are:
There are mild to moderate side effects of Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets that do not last for a long time. The side effects may vary in all individuals as they depend on the physiological condition and response to the therapy. If your side effects worsen with time, immediately consult your doctor. The range of side effects noticed on using the Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets are mentioned below:
Some drugs when taken together may interact with each other causing unpleasant side effects. Drugs also have a tendency to interact with certain food items and even health conditions. Do not take Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets with the following mentioned drugs:
1. Avoid consuming alcohol with the Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets as it may increase the side effects.
2. Do not take the Levocetirizine + Ambroxol tablets without a doctor’s consultation if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
3. Inform your doctor if your cough persists for more than 14 days.
4. Store the tablets in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight.
5. Keep the tablets out of reach of children and pets. Properly dispose of expired and discarded medicines.