Ventryl LS Expectorant
Manufactured ByMicro Labs Ltd.
ContainsLevosalbutamol (0.5 mg/5 ml) + Ambroxol (15 mg/5 ml) + Guaifenesin (50 mg/5 ml)
Ventryl LS Expectorant is a combination of Levosalbutamol, Ambroxol and Guaifenesin.This medicine is used in relieving cough with mucous. This medicine is also used in the treatment of bronchitis, asthma, and other breathing disorders by relieving symptoms such as wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, breathing difficulties, coughing, etc. Ventryl LS Expectorant dissolves thick mucous formed in the air passages and makes it easier to cough out the mucous formed in your chest. It also clears and widens your airway tubes which makes it easy for you to breathe. Ventryl LS Expectorant shows some side effects like headache, diarrhoea, stomach upset, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, etc. Most of these are short-lasting and usually get better after some time. Talk to your doctor if these side effects bother you. This medicine may cause sleepiness, so you should avoid activities requiring mental focus like driving and operating machines. Ventryl LS Expectorant can be taken with or without food as prescribed by your doctor. Take this medicine preferably with food to avoid any stomach problems. Drink adequate water while taking this medicine as this will help in reducing throat irritation. You should complete the whole course even if you feel better after few doses. Avoid abrupt discontinuation of this medicine as your symptoms could come back. Avoid taking this medicine for more than the prescribed duration. If a cough lasts for more than 5 days or your symptoms do not improve, consult your doctor. Ventryl LS Expectorant should be avoided if you have an allergy to any of the known ingredients of this medicine. Inform your doctor if you have diabetes or heart, liver, stomach, and intestinal problems. Avoid giving this medicine to your child unless prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
Major & minor side effects for Ventryl LS Expectorant
- Stomach pain
- Sore throat and hoarseness
- Decreased appetite
- Muscle pain and cramps
- Chest pain and discomfort
- Sleep disturbances
- Difficulty in swallowing
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Skin rash and itching
- Fast heartbeat
Uses of Ventryl LS Expectorant
What is it prescribed for?
- Cough with mucous
Commonly asked questions
How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?The effect of Ventryl LS Expectorant can be seen in 30 minutes after administration.
How long do the effects of this medicine last?It is not known how long Ventryl LS Expectorant remains active in your body.
Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Is this a habit forming medicine?No habit-forming tendencies were reported for Ventryl LS Expectorant.
Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?No human data is available on the use of Ventryl LS Expectorant during pregnancy. Consult your doctor.