Description of the drug: Butamirate (Butamirate)
BUTAMIRATE (Butamirate). 2- (2 (Diethylamino) ethoxyethyl ester of 2-phenylbutyric acid.
Available in citrate form.
Synonyms: Intussin, Sinekod, Stoptussin, Brospamin, Codesin, Intussin, Sincodin, Sincodix, Sinecod, Stoptussin, etc.
The structure has elements of similarity with aprofen, ethocine.
It has antitussive, moderate bronchodilator, expectorant and anti-inflammatory effect.
Apply with acute and chronic cough. Assign inside as a dragee, drops or syrup.
Drops usually contain 0.005 g (5 mg) of citrate butamirata, and long-acting dragee tablets - 20 mg each; 10 ml of drops contain 10 or 20 mg of the drug; 100 ml of syrup - 40 mg.
Assign adults inside. Accept (without chewing) on 1 tablet of the prolonged action 2 times a day (in the morning and in the evening) or on 10 - 20 drops 3 times a day; children - 5 - 10 drops 3 times a day. Syrup give children 1 teaspoon 3-5 times a day.
You can use the drug in the form of conventional tablets 5 mg 3-4 times a day.
Do not prescribe the drug to children younger than 12 years.