FYLOD 60ml Syrup contains Doxofylline, which is a bronchodilator and a xanthine derivative. It is used to manage various respiratory conditions by relaxing and widening the airways, making it easier for individuals to breathe. FYLOD Syrup is formulated for oral administration, and it is commonly prescribed to improve lung function and alleviate symptoms in patients with respiratory disorders.
FYLOD 60ml Syrup is prescribed for the following respiratory conditions:
- Asthma: Doxofylline helps in the management of asthma, a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways that leads to narrowing and constriction of the air passages.
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): It is used in the treatment of COPD, a progressive lung disease that obstructs airflow and makes breathing difficult.
- Chronic Bronchitis: Doxofylline is effective in alleviating symptoms and improving lung function in individuals with chronic bronchitis, an inflammation of the bronchial tubes.
While FYLOD Syrup is generally well-tolerated, some individuals may experience side effects. Common side effects may include:
- Nausea and Vomiting: Some patients may experience mild nausea or vomiting while taking Doxofylline syrup.
- Headache: Headaches are a possible side effect of Doxofylline but are usually mild and transient.
- Diarrhea: In some cases, Doxofylline may lead to diarrhea, which is typically mild and self-limiting.
- Dizziness or Drowsiness: Some individuals may experience dizziness or drowsiness while on this medication.
- Heart Palpitations: Rarely, Doxofylline may cause heart palpitations or irregular heartbeats.
When Not to Use:
- Allergy to Xanthine Derivatives: Individuals with a known allergy to xanthine derivatives, including Doxofylline, should avoid using FYLOD Syrup.
- Severe Liver or Kidney Impairment: Doxofylline is metabolized in the liver and excreted through the kidneys. Individuals with severe liver or kidney impairment should use this medication with caution and under medical supervision.
- Certain Medical Conditions: FYLOD Syrup should be used with caution or avoided in individuals with certain medical conditions, such as cardiac arrhythmias, seizures, and peptic ulcers.
- Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: FYLOD Syrup should be used with caution during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Consult a healthcare professional before using this medication if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Always follow your healthcare provider’s instructions for the correct dosage and duration of FYLOD 60ml Syrup. Inform your healthcare provider about all medications you are taking, including over-the-counter medications and supplements, to avoid potential drug interactions. If you experience any severe or persistent side effects, contact your healthcare provider for further evaluation.