Mucotuss

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Mucotuss uses



Active Ingredients in each 1 ml: Guaifenesin 50 mg, Mucotuss 5 mg

Cough Suppressant, Expectorant

suppresses cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with

a cold or inhaled irritants

- helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial

passages of bothersome mucus, drain bronchial tubes, and make coughs

more productive


Warnings Do not use if if a child is taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor

(MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or

Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not

know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or

pharmacist before taking this product.

Ask a doctor before use for: A cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)-Cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with asthma



Stop use and ask a doctor if: new symptoms occur-symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever

-coughs lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever,

rash, or a persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition



Keep this and all medicines out of the reach of children

As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product

Inactives: Citric Acid, Cherry FlavorFlavor, Glycerin, Methyl Paraben, Potassium Sorbate, Propyl

Paraben, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Saccharin.

MM1

Children 2-6 years, 1 mL every 4 hours as needed, Do not exceed 6 doses in any 24-hour, or as directed by a doctor


Children under 2 years, consult a doctor

neasure with the dosage device provided. Do not use with any other device.


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Mucotuss pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

Active ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Mucotuss available forms, composition, doses:

Form of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.


Mucotuss destination | category:

Destination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Mucotuss Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

A medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Mucotuss pharmaceutical companies:

Pharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

  1. Dailymed."PREFERRED PLUS TABTUSSIN (GUAIFENESIN) TABLET [KINRAY]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. Dailymed."ADULT WAL TUSSIN COUGH LONG ACTING (DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE) SOLUTION [WALGREEN COMPANY]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. Dailymed."GUAIFENESIN; HYDROCODONE BITARTRATE: DailyMed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. DailyMed is the official provider of FDA label information (package inserts).". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Mucotuss?

Depending on the reaction of the Mucotuss after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Mucotuss not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Mucotuss addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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Review

sdrugs.com conducted a study on Mucotuss, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Mucotuss consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

Visitor reports

Visitor reported useful

No survey data has been collected yet

Visitor reported side effects

No survey data has been collected yet

One visitor reported price estimates

What is your opinion about drug cost? Did you feel the cost is apt, or did you feel it is expensive?
The report given by the sdrugs.com website users shows the following figures about several people who felt the medicine Mucotuss is expensive, and the medicine is not expensive. The results are mixed. The perception of the cost of the medicine to be expensive or not depends on the brand name of the medicine, country, and place where it is sold, and the affordability of the patient. You can choose a generic drug in the place of the branded drug to save the cost. The efficiency of the medicine will not vary if it is generic or a branded one.
Visitors%
Not expensive1
100.0%

One visitor reported frequency of use

How often in a day do you take the medicine?
Are you taking the Mucotuss drug as prescribed by the doctor?

Few medications can be taken 4 times in a day more than prescribed when the doctor's advice mentions the medicine can be taken according to frequency or severity of symptoms. Most times, be very careful and clear about the number of times you are taking the medication. The report of sdrugs.com website users about the frequency of taking the drug Mucotuss is mentioned below.
Visitors%
4 times in a day1
100.0%

Five visitors reported doses

What is the dose of Mucotuss drug you are taking?
According to the survey conducted among sdrugs.com website users, the maximum number of people are using the following dose 201-500mg. Few medications come in only one or two doses. Few are specific for adult dose and child dose. The dose of the medicine given to the patient depends on the severity of the symptom/disease. There can be dose adjustments made by the doctor, based on the progression of the disease. Follow-up is important.
Visitors%
201-500mg2
40.0%
1-5mg1
20.0%
11-50mg1
20.0%
101-200mg1
20.0%

Three visitors reported time for results

What is the time duration Mucotuss drug must be taken for it to be effective or for it to reduce the symptoms?
Most chronic conditions need at least some time so the dose and the drug action gets adjusted to the body to get the desired effect. The stastistics say sdrugs.com website users needed 3 days to notice the result from using Mucotuss drug. The time needed to show improvement in health condition after using the medicine Mucotuss need not be same for all the users. It varies based on other factors.
Visitors%
3 days1
33.3%
2 days1
33.3%
1 week1
33.3%

One visitor reported administration

The drugs are administered in various routes, like oral or injection form. They are administered before food or after food. How are you taking Mucotuss drug, before food or after food?
Click here to find out how other users of our website are taking it. For any doubts or queries on how and when the medicine is administered, contact your health care provider immediately.
Visitors%
With a meal1
100.0%

Five visitors reported age

Visitors%
16-292
40.0%
46-602
40.0%
30-451
20.0%

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The information was verified by Dr. Rachana Salvi, MD Pharmacology

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