It is a N-acetylcisteine based compound for treating wet cough.
Children: ½ measure from 2 to 4 times a day according to age.
Adults: 1 measure 2-3 a day in acute form.
Fluimucil Mucolitico in syrup is indicated for treating respiratory affections featuring thick and viscous hyper-secretion.
A sachet of Fluimucil Mucolitico in syrup contains: active ingredient – N-acetylcisteine; excipients – Methyl p-hydroxybenzoate, Sodium benzoate, Sodium edta, Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose,Strawberry flavour, Saccharinated sodium, Sodium hydroxide, distilled Water.
Fluimucil Mucolitico dissolves the deposits of catarrh present in the bronchi affected by infection, cause of wet cough, and allows easier expulsion.
It is not advisable to assume Fluimucil Mucolitico with:
- antitussive drugs, to avoid excessive accumulation of catarrh;
- active carbon, which may reduce the effect of the N-acetylcisteine;
- antibiotics taken orally whose activity is diminished by Fluimucil Mucolitico ;
- nitro-glycerine, for the risk of hypotension, even grave hypotension and cephalea.
Should it be necessary to administer Fluimucil Mucolitico together with these drugs, strict medical supervision is recommended during therapy.
Fluimucil Mucolitico is advised against in children below 2 years of age. Special attention is recommended in administering the medication to patients affected by peptic ulcer.
Assuming N-acetylcisteine must be done only under strict medical supervision in cases of patients affected by bronchial asthma and during periods of pregnancy and breastfeeding.