Dextein tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Acetylcysteine 600 mg

Each package contains

1 tube of 10 tablets

Other details

Dosage form:Tablet; effervesent
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 R - Respiratory system
ATC Level 2 R05 - Cough and Cold Preparations
ATC Level 3 R05C - Expectorants; excl. Combinations with Cough Suppressants

Warnings

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.

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.

Available in

The Philippines

Dosage information

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.

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, bronchitis, pulmonary complication associated with surgery).