Syrup for children Ambrobene: instructions for use, the cost of the drug, the basic rules of treatment
Ambroben syrup is a medicinal product that is dropped without a doctor’s prescription. It belongs to the class of mucolytics and is classified by the code ATXR05CB06. The thick secret of bronchi is diluted. Ideal for babies who do not know how to cough themselves. Pleasant to the taste.
Active substance of this drug – ambroxol hydrochloride (15 mg / ml).
The auxiliary substances are 70% liquid sorbitol (60 g.), Flavor (0.1 g), propylene glycol (5 g), saccharin (0.01 g) and purified water (49.44 g).
All the numerical parameters are given in 100 ml of syrup. There is a baby syrup Ambrobene in glass bottles. All they are of darkened glass.
The volume is 100 ml. The box also contains instructions for the use of Ambrobene syrup for children and a special measuring cup. The bottle is equipped with a dispenser.
The color of the syrup can range from transparent to slightly yellowish. Has a pleasant smell of raspberry.
Ambroxol is benzylamine, that is, a metabolite of bromhexine. Its main difference from bromhexine is the absence of a methyl group and the presence of a hydroxyl group in the para-trans position of the cyclohexyl ring.
The first positive effects appear within thirty minutes. The duration of the effect depends directly on the dose taken. Usually the positive effect lasts from 6 to 12 hours.
According to the conducted studies, ambroxol, getting inside the bronchi, stimulates the production of mucus glands, which are in them. In this case, the mucus slowly liquefies.
Studies at the cellular level and in animals have shown that the drug stimulates the formation of a substance such as surfactant, which actively acts on the surface of the alveoli and bronchi of the child and an adult.
This property of syrup is highly valued by pediatricians.
The fact is that children born before the appointed time, not always easy to straighten themselves.
This is due to the lack of surfactant in the body.
Also baby syrup Ambrobene is an excellent antioxidant. If it is used simultaneously with antibiotics, then the therapeutic effect on the body is intensified.
During the intake of ambroxol almost completely absorbed and absorbed by the body. The maximum concentration can be expected about 1 to 3 hours after ingestion.
Ambrobene syrup has a close connection with plasma proteins. Most of the drug is excreted in the urine 7-12 hours. The time required from complete purification of the body from the syrup is about 22 hours.
This drug is well absorbed in the body and does not enter the bloodstream. In the presence of a number of severe liver diseases, the effectiveness of treatment can be reduced by 20-40%.
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