Description of the medicine: Tusuprex (Tusuprex)
Citrate, a, a - diethylamino-ethoxyethyldiethylphenylacetic acid.
Synonyms: Antusel, Aplacol, Dorex-retard, Ethochlon, Hihustan, Neobex, Neusedan, Oxeladin citrat, Oxethamol, Paxeladine, Pectamol, Pectamon, Pectussil, Silopentol, Toxedin, Tussilisin, Tussimol, etc.
The chemical structure has elements of similarity with estocin (see). It has an antitussive effect, inhibiting the central link of the cough reflex, without inhibiting the respiratory center. It does not cause symptoms of addiction (drug addiction).
It is prescribed orally: for adults, 0.01-0.02 g (10-20 mg), 3-4 times a day; children - depending on the age of 0.005-0.01 g (5-10 mg) 3-4 times a day (regardless of the meal time).
Release form: tablets containing 10 or 20 mg of the drug, coated with a pink shell, in a package of 30 and 250 pieces.