What is Asthakind DX Syrup used for?
Asthakind DX Syrup 60 ml belongs to a class of medication called ‘cough and cold preparations’ primarily used to treat dry cough. Coughing (dry or productive) is a body’s way of clearing irritants (like allergens, mucus or smoke) from airways and preventing infection.
What is the use of medicine Asthakind?
Asthakind Expectorant Sugar Free is used in the treatment of cough with mucus. It thins mucus in the nose, windpipe, and lungs, making it easier to cough out. It also provides relief from runny nose, sneezing, itching, and watery eyes.
Does Asthakind Syrup make you sleepy?
This medicine can also cause sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your sleepiness.
How do you drink Asthakind Syrup?
Take Asthakind-DX SF syrup as prescribed by your doctor. Shake well before every use. Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities. Do not consume this syrup directly from the bottle.
Is Asthakind DX safe for kids?
Asthakind DX Sugar Free Syrup 100 ml is not recommended for children below 12 years of age. If you are about to undergo any medical tests or surgery, please inform your doctor that you are taking Asthakind DX Sugar Free Syrup 100 ml.
Can we give Asthakind DX to children?
It mainly helps in relieving cold and cough symptoms such as nasal and sinus congestion, dry cough, runny and itchy nose, headache, watery eyes, etc., associated with/without fever. However, do not give this syrup to children below 2 years of age.
Is Asthakind Syrup for child?
Do not give this medicine to your child for the long term without consulting your child’s doctor. Check the medicine label thoroughly and never combine this medicine with other cold and flu medicines as that may lead to side effects. Asthakind-P Drops may have some common and temporary side effects.
What is wet cough?
Sometimes when you cough, you can bring up mucus, also called phlegm or sputum. When that happens, doctors call it a “wet” or “productive” cough. When you have one, it may sound and feel like something is rattling around in your lungs. This kind of cough may happen because of an infection or another health condition.
Is paracetamol good for dry cough?
Painkillers like acetylsalicylic acid (ASA – the drug in medicines such as Aspirin), ibuprofen and acetaminophen (paracetamol) can relieve cold-related symptoms such as headache, earache and joint pain. These painkillers can also lower a fever. They don’t help to relieve a cough or stuffy nose.