Doctor Mom - cough syrup, the composition of which is distinguished by a unique combination of medicinal plants, is represented by a viscous liquid of a saturated dark green color with a light aroma of pineapple. It includes concentrated extracts of active substances from more than 10 plants, each of which complements each other. The active components in the list are arranged in decreasing order of their quantity in the composition of Doctor Mom syrup:
holy basil, called the "elixir of life", due to useful properties, including expectorant;
the adatoda Vasiki, characterized as an anti-inflammatory expectorant-improving agent, has long been used in eastern medical practice;
Licorice naked has an expectorant effect. Saponins contained in the plant enhance secretion and contribute to the removal of sputum from the respiratory tract;
Aloe Barbados accelerates the process of tissue repair and general recovery;
the roots of turmeric long and elecampane brush remove inflammation, have an expectorant effect;
the terminalia berlerica fruits are the strongest antioxidant and wound healing agent, contribute to the removal of excess mucus from the bronchi;
medicinal ginger, thanks to 400 biologically active components contained in it, helps to cope with the inflammatory process of the respiratory system;
cubeba pepper fruits have an expectorant effect;
peppermint oil is used as a flavoring agent.
Excipients contribute to the fact that the composition has a homogeneous structure, a pleasant pineapple smell and a sweetish taste, and also affect the shelf life.
The instruction to Doctor Mom clarifies that its important feature is that the basis of the medicine consists of water, and not of alcohol. Therefore, it is permissible to use it for children starting from the age of three.
Syrup Doctor Mom, Action
relieves inflammation and soothes the mucous membrane;
liquefies viscous sputum and facilitates the process of removing it from the respiratory system;
facilitates coughing and allows excess stagnant sputum and formed mucus to come out;
relaxes the smooth muscles of the bronchi and eliminates spasm.
Instructions for cough syrup Doctor Mom describes its combined spectrum of action:
It removes the tracheobronchial secretion formed excessively as a result of infection, liquefying it and increasing the motor activity of the cells by which the airways are lined.
It has an anti-inflammatory effect.
The components that make up the drug have a positive effect on the treatment of chronic bronchopulmonary diseases, as well as in the stage of their exacerbation, accompanied by a cough.
You can often hear the question of which cough is prescribed for Doctor Mom syrup. The medicine helps with any cough: dry, teary or with difficult to separate sputum, with:
pharyngitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the pharynx associated with exposure to external stimuli;
laryngitis - a disease of the respiratory system of a viral origin;
tracheitis - inflammation of the trachea and its mucous membrane;
bronchitis - a process of diffuse inflammation of the bronchi;
asthma - an inflammatory disease in which the airways narrow.
“Lecture” laryngitis, resulting from increased loads on the vocal cords.
All these diseases are accompanied by a painful paroxysmal cough, with the desire to get rid of the formed sputum and mucus. Instructions for use for syrup Doctor Mom syrup, indicates that he effectively copes with the symptoms.
Despite the naturalness, the cough syrup Doctor Mom has contraindications. First of all, it is strictly forbidden to children who are under 3 years old.
Some of the substances that are part of the composition have an effect that can interfere with the normal bearing of the fetus, so it is not recommended to use it for pregnant women to avoid negative consequences. And to do without it is during breastfeeding.
The drug can cause an allergic reaction with increased sensitivity to its natural plant components.
Caution should be used for people who drink drugs that promote blood thinning, as well as those who have suffered a stroke and heart attack. Only on the recommendation and under the supervision of a physician should be used in patients with high blood pressure and heart failure.
Doctor Mom in the form of a syrup is prescribed from 3 years of age, with a prerequisite for compliance with the dosage and method of use.
In order not to harm yourself and loved ones, before using the medicine Syrup Doctor Mom, you should read the instructions for adults.
Reception must be carried out 3 times a day, regardless of food. The course of treatment is from 14 to 20 days, given that symptomatic relief comes after a week of systematic administration.
Instructions for use of the drug for patients who are over 18 are as follows:
Get a bottle.
Shake it thoroughly.
Pour 5-10 ml into a measuring cup;
You can use a teaspoon, in which case it is allowed to use 1-2 teaspoons of the product.
Drink the required dosage with a small amount of ordinary water.
In the event that during the course of treatment the symptoms of the disease remain unchanged or worsen, the drug should be stopped immediately and consult your doctor.
Among the excipients there is sucrose, in everyday life called sugar, so patients who have a history of diabetes mellitus should take this into account. Use syrup only if its benefits exceed the risk of possible complications.
During the treatment period, people who are on a diet low in fat and carbohydrates should take into account that in a single dose, which is from 10 to 50 ml, respectively, about 4-8 grams of sucrose are contained. And this in turn is from 16 to 32 kcal.
Syrup Doctor Mom, like other medicines, should be stored in a cool, dark place, out of the reach of children. It is important to monitor the shelf life of the drug.
There are no restrictions on taking the drug associated with driving a car or moving machinery. It is proved that the drug does not affect mental functions, motor coordination and speed of reactions.
Important notes include the fact that syrup should not be used simultaneously with antitussive drugs.
In addition to the fact that children under three years of age are prohibited from treating with Dr. MOM syrup, the dosage regimen varies depending on age:
from 3 to 5 years is 0.5 teaspoon (2.5 ml);
from 6 to 14 years old can be increased to 1 teaspoon (5 ml);
after 14 years, depending on the severity of the disease, from 1 to 2 teaspoons (5-10 ml).
The medicine must be given to children 3 times a day.
To make sure that there are no allergies to the components of the drug, it is necessary to conduct an individual tolerance test before starting treatment:
give the child a small amount of syrup (2-3 drops);
follow the reaction of the body for 2-3 hours;
in the absence of allergic reactions, expressed in rash, swelling, redness, breathing problems, therapeutic treatment at the recommended doses can be started.
It is easy to adjust the dose, since the kit includes a measuring cup. With its loss, you can use a teaspoon.
Reviews on the use of Doctor Mom syrup, in most cases, are positive:
Consumers note that the drug is always available in the family medicine cabinet during the cold season, because it helps to cure any cough. Apply it as part of complex therapy.
One of the advantages of Doctor Mom syrup in reviews is called its natural composition. Most consumers are traditionally of the opinion that “chemistry” has more side effects. This opinion is not shared by allergy sufferers, who often speak negatively about Doctor Mom.
Children respond well to the drug in question - this thesis is very frequent in reviews regarding the treatment of small patients. Often it is impossible to force a child to drink other medications: they are either bitter or disgustingly sugary. Doctor Mom (syrup) satisfies many tastes.
You don't need a prescription to buy Doctor Mom syrup.