«Mukaltin» is one of the most cheap, safe and effective remedies for cough.
Cough medicine «Mukaltin» made from plant material — extract marshmallow. This herb was widely used in Soviet times in different forms for the relief of cough of different origin. The efficiency is noted for generations.
The mallow extract has anti-inflammatory, atkarchives, enveloping effect. It effectively contributes to liquefaction and the conclusion of the secret generated in the lungs, so «Mukaltin» is recommended as an aid even in such difficult diseases as a tuberculosis, emphysema, etc., not to mention the laryngitis, tracheitis, bronchitis, pneumonia.
Like any other drug, «Mucaltinum» there are contra-indications, but they are few. Doctors do not recommend to take «Mukaltin» when an individual hypersensitivity to Altea and auxiliary substances, an ulcer of the stomach or duodenum 12. Also, of course, need to be particularly careful, taking a «Mukaltin» during pregnancy or treatment data pills children. By the way, kids can better give «Mukaltin» or dissolved in water, or use other forms of drugs with Althea in the composition (e.g. a syrup).
The dosage of the drug selected by the doctor individually and may be approximately from half tablet to 1-2 tablets 3 times a day.
Helpful hint: although «Mukaltin» is sold in pharmacies without a prescription, talk with your doctor about taking these pills, especially if you want to take and other antitussives.