Delkodin CC

Treatment for dry cough

AMBROXOL (15 Mg)

Uses

Ambroxol is used to treat certain diseases of the respiratory tract and to relieve cough associated with thickened mucous.

How it works

Ambroxol belongs to a class of drugs called expectorants (aid expulsion of mucus as cough) or mucolytic (liquefy and loosen mucus). It works by liquefying and loosening thick mucus that can be coughed out easily. It helps in the production of a chemical called surfactant. Surfactant doesn't let the mucus to get stuck to the walls of airways and is easily coughed out.

Common side effects

Loose motions, Nausea, Heartburn, Burning sensation and pain while passing urine, Itching, Skin rashes, Difficulty in passing stools

GUAIPHENESIN (100 Mg)

Uses

Guaiphenesin is used to relieve cough and chest congestion.

How it works

Guaiphenesin belongs to a class of agents called expectorants. It works by thinning the mucus in the air passages to make it easier to cough up the mucus and clear the airways.

Common side effects

Stomach pain and loose motions, Vomiting, Itchy skin rash, Hypersensitivity, Urge to vomit

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