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Dextein tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Acetylcysteine 600 mg

Each package contains

1 tube of 10 tablets

Dosage form

tablet

Dosage formTablet; effervesent

Flavour

None

W.H.O. classification

R05C
R05C

A.T.C. Level 1

Anatomical Main group

R - Respiratory system
R05C

A.T.C. Level 2

Therapeutic subgroup

R05 - Cough and Cold Preparations
R05C

A.T.C. Level 3

Pharmacological subgroup

R05C - Expectorants; excl. Combinations with Cough Suppressants

Available in

The Philippines

Warnings

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use while operating heavy machinery has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

NOT RECOMMENDEDThis item is not safe for use during pregnancy.

Lactation

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use during lactation has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Indication

Siran Forte are indicated as adjuvant treatment in certain clinical conditions characterized by the presence of thick and viscous mucoid or mucopurulent secretions e.g.:
– Chronic Bronchopulmonary disease
(Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Emphysema with Bronchitis, Chronic Asthma Bronchitis, Bronchiectasis)
– Acute Bronchopulmonary disease (Asthma with Bronchial mucous plugging, Bronchitis, Bronchopneumonia, Tracheobronchitis, pulmonary complications associated with surgery)

Dosage

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
— Acute treatment:
1 tablet one time daily for 5-10 days

— Chronic treatment:
1 tablet one time daily for 1-2 months

OTHER DETAILS
16 months period is required to obtain the maximum benefit e.g. in prevention of chronic bronchitis exacerbation, but substantial symptomatic improvement is usually already noticeable in 1-2 months.