By mucolytic means include drugs such as Bromhexine and medicines on the basis of ambroxol (Ambrobene, Mucosolvan) acetylcysteine (NAC, Fluimucil) and carbocisteine (Flyuditek, Mucodyne).They are available in various forms, syrups, solutions, capsules, tablets or granules.Selection of a particular drug and release forms done by the physician depending on the age of the patient, the severity of the disease and other factors.
If you are appointed on the basis of the drug acetylcysteine, dissolve granules or effervescent tablet in a glass of water and drink freshly medicine.It is important to take the medication for half an hour after eating, otherwise would not be able to achieve the expected effect of the treatment.
If you are appointed on the basis of drug ambroxol, route of administration will depend on the release form.Tablets drink immediately after eating, drinking plenty of water.Syrup is also desirable to drink, but you need to use it during the meal.If you discharged solution, add the required amount of droplets in milk, tea, water or juice.
If you are assigned a drug based carbocisteine, drink it immediately after a meal.The capsules are swallowed whole, without chewing.Syrup only take with plenty of fluid.
Bromhexine take three times a day, drinking and syrup, and water pills.
Avoid mucolytics simultaneously with antitussive drugs.They are incompatible with each other, therefore, the consequences of such administration may be sad.Stagnation of phlegm in the respiratory tract will cause complications.Antibacterial agents, on the contrary, very well with mucolytics.They enhance the action of antibiotics, which contributes to a speedy recovery.