Mucomix 600 mg, Acetylcysteine
Mucomix 600 mg Tablet is a mucolytic agent which reduces the thickness of the sputum. It is used to relieve chest congestion caused by thick or abnormal mucous secretion in patients with lung diseases such as bronchitis, asthma, emphysema, etc. It is also used as an antidote for paracetamol poisoning.
Major & minor side effects for Mucomix 600 mg Tablet
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Runny Nose
- Abdominal pain
- Skin irritation and rahses
- Throat irritation
- Chest tightness
- Hives and wheezing
- Difficulty in breathing
- Presence of blood in cough
- Injection site pain
- Cool and moist skin
- Swelling and soreness of the inside of the mouth
Uses of Mucomix 600 mg Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
This medicine is used to relieve chest congestion caused by thick and sticky mucus in the airways. This may be associated with lung diseases such as asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, or cystic fibrosis.
- Paracetamol poisoning
This medicine is used as an antidote for liver poisoning caused due to an overdose of paracetamol.
- Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (Dry eye syndrome)
This medicine is also used to relieve dry eye syndrome characterized by persistent irritation, burning, itching, strain, and pressure in the eyes.
Commonly asked questions
Onset of actionThe amount of time required for this medicine to show its effect is subject to variations based on the intended use and route of administration.
Duration of effectThe time duration for which this medicine remains effective in the body is subject to variations based on the intended use and route of administration.
Safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Usage in pregnancy?This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless clearly necessary. Your doctor will determine the suitability and safety of the use of this medicine.
Usage while breast-feeding?This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary and the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Your doctor may advise you to stop breastfeeding for a certain period of time depending on your clinical condition.