Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml

Description

  • Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml comes in a 125ml glass bottle and is administered orally.
  • Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml can cause lightheadedness or drowsiness.
  • Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is used to treat colds and coughs with excessive mucus production.
  • Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml can be taken with or without meals.
Categories: , ,
Type

Syrup

Feature

125mg/5ml

Unit

ml

Formula

Acefylline Piperazine

Composition

Acefylline Piperazine 125 mg / 5 ml

Brand

Nabiqasim Industries(Pvt) Ltd

Prescription Required

Yes

How to use, Side effects, Uses, Formula & Composition

About

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is commonly known as acetyloxy theophylline, which is a xanthine-based stimulant medication. This medication is used to treat asthma symptoms as well as other breathing disorders like bronchitis (infection of the bronchioles) and bronchial asthma (breathing disorder). 

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml contains Acefylline as an active ingredient. It functions as a bronchodilator as well as an anti-asthmatic. This medication works by relieving the symptoms of bronchospasm by relaxing the muscles or airways. It allows for easier gaseous exchange through dilation of respiratory passageways. 

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is available in liquid form that is taken orally (by mouth) with or without food usually 3-4 times a day or as prescribed by your doctor. Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is given to adults (above 18yrs) as well as children (below 17yrs age).

Dosage is largely determined by the patient’s reaction to the product as well as any side effects seen during therapy. Dosage should not be raised or decreased without consulting a physician, and the product should only be used for the time prescribed.

Common side effects of Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml may include headache, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, muscle weakness, fatigue blurred vision, slow or irregular heartbeat, etc.

Indications

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is used for:

  • Asthma
  • Cough suppression
  • Bronchitis (infection of the respiratory tract)
  • Muscle relaxation
  • Osteoarthritis

This medication can also be used for conditions that aren’t covered here. 

How Does Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml Work?

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml contains Acefylline as an active ingredient. Acefylline is an adenosine receptor antagonist. It functions as a bronchodilator as well as an anti-asthmatic. This medication works by relieving the symptoms of bronchospasm by relaxing the muscles or airways. It allows for easier gaseous exchange through dilation of respiratory passageways. 

How To Use Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is available in liquid form in a clear glass bottle. Medicine is to be shaken well before each use and the dose ought to be measured before ingesting. For children, it is advised that an adult administer each carefully measured dose of Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml. Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is to be taken regularly, preferably at the same time each day to help the patient remember their daily dose. If you don’t remember you missed the dose until the next dose time or the next day, do not double the dose and take your medication as per the schedule

  • Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is to be ingested 3-4 times daily by mouth with or without food or as directed by your doctor.
  • Use a special measuring device/spoon to measure liquid forms of this drug.
  • If you use a regular spoon, you could not get the right dose.
  • Do not use this medication in larger amounts or more frequently than prescribed. 

Dosage

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is available in solution form.

The dosage is determined by your age, medical condition, and treatment response. 

Form and strength

Syrup: 125mg/5ml 

Adult Dosage

For patients aged 18 years and above, 15-25ml of Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml is taken orally (by mouth) three to four times daily.

Child Dosage

For children aged 4-12 months: 2.5ml three times daily

For children aged 1.5 to 3 years: 5ml three to four times daily

For children aged 4 to 7 years: 10ml three to four times daily

Elderly dosage

No data is present on elderly dosage. Consult your doctor/pharmacist.

Pregnancy Use and Lactation

Because the consequences are unknown, check your health care professional before using during pregnancy and lactation.

Contraindications

Please tell your doctor if you have a history of any of the following before using Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml:

  • Allergy to Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml or any other medicine or food substance 
  • Rhinitis
  • Urticaria
  • Angioedema

Precautions

Please tell your doctor about any of the following conditions before using Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml:

  • If you are allergic to Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml and its contents
  • Hepatic (liver) disease
  • Renal (kidney) disease
  • Cardiac disease
  • Peptic ulceration

Interactions With Other Medications

There’s no such interaction with any other medicines.

Adverse Effects

Common Adverse Effects

The following side effects may not require immediate medical attention until becomes troublesome:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting 
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle weakness
  • Fatigue

Rare Adverse Effects

Side effects to report to your doctor or health care provider as soon as possible include: 

  • Skin rash or an allergy
  • Blurred vision
  • Slow or irregular heartbeat

This is by no means a complete list of possible negative effects. Contact your doctor or pharmacist if you experience any other side effects not listed above. 

How To Cope with Some Of The Adverse Effects

  • Feeling or being sick (nausea or vomiting) or diarrhea –Avoid eating rich or spicy food. It might help to take medication after food. If you’re sick, try drinking small, frequent sips of water.
  • Fatigue- Patients experiencing this adverse effect are advised to take deep breaths, intake tea or coffee, get a good night’s rest, and not overburden themselves for a few days.
  • Headaches- In which case make sure you rest and drink plenty of fluids. Avoid the use of alcohol. Take a prescribed painkiller. Consult your doctor if the headaches last longer than a week or are severe
  • Feeling dizzy (lightheaded) or weak –If the medication makes you feel dizzy or weak, stop what you’re doing and sit or lie down until you feel better, and do not rise too fast or immediately from sitting or lying down position to a standing posture. Do not drive or use tools or machinery in case of any of these effects

FAQs

#1. How to store Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

Keep medicines, as well as excessive light and moisture, out of the reach of youngsters. This drug should be kept refrigerated and stored at 2-8 degrees Celsius in liquid or suspension form. Before using it, give it a good shake. After 4 weeks, discard the suspension.

#2. What is Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml composed of?

Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml contains Acefylline as an active ingredient.

#3. What if I take too much of Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

Seek medical attention right away if someone has overdosed and is experiencing dangerous symptoms like fainting out or having difficulties breathing. 

#4. What if I miss a dose of Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

If you miss a dose of the medication, make sure you take it as soon as possible on that same day. If you don’t remember you missed the dose until the next dosage time or the next day, do not double the dose and take your medication as per schedule.

#5. Can I take Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml during breastfeeding?

Because the consequences are unknown, check your health care professional before using during pregnancy and lactation.

#6. For how long can we use Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

The length of time depends mostly on the severity of your disease. For more information, please visit your doctor.

 #7. Can Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml cause dizziness? if so, how should I manage it?

Yes. It can cause dizziness as one of the most common side effects. If this happens, you should sit or lie down until the symptoms pass. However, please note this is temporary and usually goes away as the treatment continues. It is also advised to avoid the consumption of alcohol during your treatment, as it may worsen the dizziness.

#8.  Can I consume alcohol with Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

 Alcohol is known to make people dizzy, thus when combined with medication, it might cause significant dizziness. It’s recommended to stay away from alcohol while you’re getting therapy.

#9. Can I drive after taking this medication?

Avoid occupations that need attentiveness, such as driving or operating machinery, if you get drowsy after taking this prescription. If your side effects intensify or last a long period, please contact your doctor.

#10. Can I just stop taking Acefyl Cough 125mg/5ml Syrup 90 ml?

To avoid withdrawal symptoms, some medications may need to be tapered or discontinued gradually. Please seek advice from your doctor for your body and condition.