Brand Name: Carbomux
500 mg Capsule
Each capsule contains:
Carbocisteine, PP………………….500 mg
Carbocisteine (Carbomux) comes in size 0 hard gelatin capsule with dark-green cap and yellow
WHAT IS IN THE MEDICINE?
Each capsule of this product contains carbocisteine that is used as mucolytic which helps the
phlegm to be less sticky and thick in respiratory disorders associated with productive cough and
thus can be easily cough-up and expel.
WHAT IS THIS MEDICINE USED FOR?
Carbocisteine (Carbomux) is used for the relief of productive cough characterized by excessive or
sticky sputum or phlegm to help treat respiratory tract disorders such as Chronic Obstructive
Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and chronic bronchitis. Treatment of otitis media with effusion and
glue ear is possible with this medicine.
HOW MUCH AND HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU USE THIS MEDICINE?
This medicine should be taken every 8 hours with food as the condition improves or as directed by
CARE THAT SHOULD BE TAKEN WHEN TAKING THIS MEDICINE?
This medicine must be given with care to patients with a history of intestinal ulcer or stomach ulcer
and bleeding in the gastrointestinal parts. Make sure not to take this product after its expiration
date on the labell
WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU MISS A DOSE?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for your next dose
skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose.
WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU HAVE TAKEN MORE THAN THE RECOMMENDED DOSAGE?
If overdose is suspected, immediately consult a physician, other healthcare professionals or
contact the nearest hospital.
HOW SHOULD YOU KEEP THIS MEDICINE?
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR?
• Consult your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, before using this product.
• Immediately contact your physician, If experiencing nausea, gastric discomfort, skin rashes or
any of the undesirable effects of this medicine.
• If no improvement in symptoms or new symptoms have developed.
(Carbomux) 500 mg capsule box of 10’s SRP Php 75.00
(Carbomux) 500 mg capsule box of 30’s (in blister pack of 10’s) SRP Php 225.00