It is used for treatment of adult patients with COPD and bronchial asthma
How does Acebrophylline work:
It works by dilating the airway tubes and breaking down the mucus
How should Acebrophylline be used:
To gain the most benefit, take the medicine daily or as prescribed by your doctor. Take with or without food. Take with food if it causes an upset stomach. Do not crush or chew.
Common side effects of Acebrophylline :
Belly pain or heartburn, loss of appetite, diarrhea, or vomiting
What precautions should I take when taking Acebrophylline :
Alert your doctor if you had an allergic reaction to ambroxol, acebrophylline, or theophylline. Use caution if you are suffering from heart problems, high blood pressure, and liver problems. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant
When do I need to seek medical help
Seek help if you think there was an overdose or signs of a very bad reaction to the drug, any rash or if a side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.
Can I take Acebrophylline with other medicines:
The dosage of this drug may have to be adjusted if you are taking certain antibiotics or ulcer drugs. Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.