«Pektusin" is a group of stimulants motor function of the respiratory tract and drugs-Sekretolitiki.Active ingredients of the drug are leaves of eucalyptus oil and menthol pretovidnogo."Pektusin" has antitussive effect of components means the mouth and get annoyingly affect the peripheral nerves.This reduces the inflammatory response in the upper respiratory tract, facilitates expectoration.The drug has little antibacterial and local anesthetic effect.
«Pektusin" issued only in the form of lozenges having a white color, the smell of menthol and eucalyptus and mint sweet taste.One tablet contains 0.0005 mg of eucalyptus oil and menthol 0,004 mg.Auxiliaries, members of the drug are: CMC sodium salt, calcium stearate, crystalline sugar and purified talc.The drug is prescribed for adults and chil
dren at pharyngitis, tracheitis, laryngitis, bronchitis, tonsillitis, rhinitis and other diseases of the upper respiratory tract, accompanied by cough.
«Pektusin" taken sublingually, that is, the child should keep the tablet in the mouth under the tongue till resorption.Children aged 7 years give 1 tablet 3-4 a day.Children under 7 years of preparation is not appointed.The duration of treatment is determined by the doctor individually, based on the symptoms and treatment efficacy."Pektusin" is contraindicated for patients with diabetes, asthma, spazmofilii, stenosing laryngitis, allergic reaction to the components of the preparation.Cases of overdose have not been established means.
«Pektusin" very rarely has side effects.However, when taking this means may appear urticaria, pruritus in the facial area.With the development of an allergic reaction or other unusual symptoms should stop taking the drug and seek medical advice.The analogue "Pektusina" of the active substance is "Evamenol" to analogs of therapeutic effect are "ambrogeksal", "Bromhexine", "Bronhikum", "Bronhosan", "Glikodin", "Doctor MOM" "Doctor Theiss with eucalyptus""Karbotsistein" "Libeksin" "Mukaltin" "Mukosol" "Pektosol" "Sinekod" "Falimint" "Erespal" and others.