100 milliliters of the drug contains 5 grams carbocysteine.
As auxiliary components, sucrose, purified water, sodium hydroxide, aromatic elixir, cinnamon oil, caramel dye, methyl parahydroxybenzoate are also present.
The medicine is available in the form of syrup with the smell of cinnamon and rum for adults and syrup with the smell of cherries and raspberries for children.
Possesses mucolytic action - breaks the disulfide bridges of glycoproteins, thereby reducing viscosity and increasing the elasticity of the secretion.
Carbocysteine It is an activator of sialic transferase, improves mucociliary clearance, activates the ciliated epithelium, regenerates the mucous membrane and restores its structure, normalizes the quantitative ratio of neutral and acid sialomucins.
Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics
The highest concentration in serum blood reached in two hours. Since it can quickly pass through the liver, the bioavailability of the drug is not high. It is mainly excreted by the kidneys.
Indications for use
The drug is used for:
- chronic and acute bronchopulmonary diseases, which are accompanied by the formation of mucus (sinusitis, otitis media, rhinitis) and stubborn, viscous sputum (bronchiectatic disease, bronchial asthma, tracheobronchitis, bronchitis, tracheitis);
- preparing the patient for bronchography or bronchoscopy.
Syrup should not be taken with:
- children under two years old;
- hypersensitivity to the active substance or additional components of the drug;
- cystitis and acute chronic glomeruritis;
- duodenal ulcer and stomach in an acute stage.
When using the drug, the following side effects can be observed:
- malaise, weakness, dizziness;
- angioedema, exanthema, hives, itching;
- bullous dermatitis (including exudative erythema and Stevens-Johnson syndrome);
- anaphylactic reactions and skin rashes of an allergic nature;
- gastrointestinal bleedingepigastric pain diarrhea, vomiting, nausea.
Syrup Libexin Muco, instructions for use (Method and dosage)
Adults need to take inside one measuring cup (15 milliliters) three times a day, preferably before meals.
Instructions for use Libexin Muco for children
Children over five years old - one scoop three times a day, and children from two to five years old - one scoop two times a day.
One scoop of syrup (five milliliters) contains 100 milligrams of carbocysteine.
Without consulting a doctor, the duration of treatment should not exceed 8 days.
In case of an overdose, diarrhea, nausea and gastralgia. The treatment is symptomatic.
Adult syrup contains alcohol, so it must be carefully taken with Procarbazine, Ketoconazole, nitro-5-imidazoles, Griseofulvin, Tolbutamide, Glipizide, Glibenclamide, Chlorpropamide, Chloramphenicol, Latamoxef, Cefaperazone, Cefamandol, Disulfiram, since simultaneous reception may cause tachycardia, vomiting, redness and heat.
The effectiveness of carbocysteine is weakened while taking with atropine-like and antitussive drugs.
Terms of sale
You can buy the drug without a prescription.
It is necessary to store syrup at a temperature not exceeding 25 degrees.
The shelf life of the syrup is three years.
AnalogsMatches for ATX Level 4 code:MukolikAbrolAmbrosanBronchorusACC 100ACC 200ACC LongACCMucolvanLazolvanBromhexine 8Bromhexine 8 Berlin-ChemieBromhexineBronchobosCarbocysteineErdomedPulmozymePectolvan TsHalixolAmbrobene
Analogs of this syrup are:
Reviews about Libexin Muco
Reviews on the use of syrup for children indicate its high effectiveness and safety.
Price Libexin Muco, where to buy
The price of Libexin Muko in Russia is an average of 370 rubles.
In Ukraine, the drug can be purchased on average for 150 hryvnia.
- Online Pharmacies in Russia
- Libexin Muco syrup for children. 2% 125mlUnitor Liquid Manufacturing / A.Nattermann & Sie466 rub.order
- Libexin muco syrup 5% 125ml Unit Liquid Manufacturing / A. Nuttermann & Sie. GmbH520 rub.order
- Libexin Muko (syrup for adult vap. 5% 125ml) 493 rub.
- Libexin Muko (syrup for children, det. 2% 125ml) 401 rub.
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- Libexin Muco Syrup 2% 125 ml Unit Liquid Manufacturing / A.Nattermann499 rub.order
- Libexin Muco Syrup 5% 125 ml Sanofi-Aventis France / A. Natterm560 RUB to order