Treatment of any cough depends on the correct diagnosis. Tools to help with one of cough, can hurt when a friend.
Among the effective medicines that improve the expectoration of sputum - "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol".
How do "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol"
These drugs are used forinflammatory diseases of the respiratory tract that occur with the formation of viscous mucus. They effectively liquefies phlegm and facilitates its removal from the bronchi. According to the instructions, the active ingredient of both drugs is ambroxol hydrochloride. When injected into the gastrointestinal tract, it is rapidly absorbed into the bloodstream. Action "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol" begins 30 minutes after administration and lasts for 6 - 12 hours.
In the complex treatment, they are ideally combined withanti-inflammatory agents. Due to the fact that drugs are excreted by the kidneys, this process is much longer in chronic renal failure.
Do not mix "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol" with antitussive complicating removal of sputum ( "Codeine", "Tusupreks" "Libeksin"), as this can lead to congestion in the lungs.
Side effect "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol"
These drugs have both an identical composition andSimilar undesirable effects. In case of hypersensitivity to the active substance of patients these drugs allergic reactions such as skin rash, hives, anaphylactic shock can occur in very rare cases. Sometimes there may be violations of the gastrointestinal tract and urinary system.
The drugstore chain "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol"sold without a prescription. However it is better to consult a doctor before using children under 6 years of age, nursing mothers, patients with gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcers, liver and kidney failure.
When using the "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol" inlactation, some drugs may be found in breast milk, but their concentration is so low that no effect on the body of the infant.
What is the difference between "Lasolvan" and "Ambroxol"
Feedback from patients, it is absolutely identical indrug action with triple the difference in price. "Lasolvan" produced a powerful pharmaceutical company in Greece, which has a good reputation. "Ambroxol" is an analogue of the well-known brand. He made less well-known manufacturers, mainly in the former Soviet Union.
These medicines are sold in the form of tablets orsyrup. In addition, "Lasolvan" is issued in the form of a solution for oral and inhalation which can be used in any modern inhalation device excluding evaporated inhalers.
In a word, "Lasolvan" - is the most common "Ambroxol" in a beautiful package.