Rexom

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Rexom Bromhexine Elixir
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Rexom Bromhexine Elixir
    Malaysia
  • Language:
  • English

Status

  • Source:
  • NPRA - National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency - Bahagian Regulatori Farmasi Negara
  • Authorization number:
  • MAL19962479
  • Last update:
  • 28-05-2018

Patient Information leaflet: composition, indications, side effects, dosage, interactions, adverse reactions, pregnancy, lactation

Consumer Medication Information Leaflet (RiMUP)

REXOM

TM

BROMHEXINE ELIXIR

Bromhexine Hydrochloride (4mg/5ml)

1

What is in this leaflet

What REXOM

Bromhexine is

used for

How REXOM

Bromhexine

works

Before you use REXOM

Bromhexine

How to use REXOM

Bromhexine

While you are using REXOM

Bromhexine

Side effects

Storage and disposal of REXOM

Bromhexine

Product description

Manufacturer and Product

Registration Holder

Date of revision

What REXOM

TM

Bromhexine is used

for

It is used to loosen the mucus, making it

easier to cough up the mucus for airway

diseases,

accompanied

excessive

mucus and impaired mucus clearance.

How REXOM

TM

Bromhexine works

REXOM

Bromhexine helps to clear

the chest by thinning the mucus in your

air passages.

Before

you

use

REXOM

TM

Bromhexine

-When you must not use it

should not be used if you had known to

be hypersensitive to Bromhexine or other

components of the formulation.

-Before you start to use it

There will be an expected increase in

the flow of secretions.

Should be used with care in people with

a history of ulcer in digestive tract and

asthma.

Pregnancy and lactation

Talk to you doctor before taking this

medicine

pregnant,

might

become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Bromhexine should only be used if the

maternal condition justifies the potential

risk to the fetus or baby.

-Taking other medicines

Inform your doctor or pharmacist before

taking this medicines, including any that

you get without a prescription from your

pharmacy, supermarket or health food

shop.

Some

medicines

REXOM

Bromhexine

interfere

with

each

other.

They

affected

REXOM

Bromhexine or may affect

how well it works.

It may increase the concentration of

concurrently used antibiotics.

How to use REXOM

TM

Bromhexine

-How much to use

Always

REXOM

Bromhexine

exactly as your doctor has prescribed.

You should check with your doctor or

pharmacist if in doubt.

The usual dose:

Under 2 years: 1.25 ml

2 to 6 years: 2.5 ml

6 to 12 years: 5 ml

-When to use it

taken

times

day.

directed by your doctor or pharmacist.

-How long to use it

Continue taking REXOM

Bromhexine

your

doctor

recommended.

symptoms persist, consult your doctor.

-If you forget to use it

Consult your doctor or pharmacist on

what you should do if you forget to use

Take the missed dose as soon as you

remember. If it is almost time for your

next dose, wait until then to take the

medicine and skip the missed dose. Do

not take a double dose to make up for the

missed dose.

-If you use too much (overdose)

Contact your doctor immediately or go to

Emergency

Department

your

nearest

hospital,

think

anyone else may have taken too much of

this medicine. Do this even if there are no

signs of discomfort or poisoning. You

may need urgent medical attention.

While

you

are

using

REXOM

TM

Bromhexine

-Things you must do

Tell

doctors,

dentists

pharmacists treating you that you are

taking REXOM

Bromhexine.

Tell your doctor immediately if you

become

pregnant

while

taking

this

medication.

- Things you must not do

take

more

than

recommended

dose

unless

your

pharmacist or doctor tells you.

Do not take any new medicines without

consulting your doctor or pharmacist.

Do not give REXOM

Bromhexine to

anyone else, even if they have the same

symptoms or condition as you.

-Things to be careful of

careful

driving

operating

machinery

until

know

REXOM

Bromhexine affects you.

Side effects

Like

medicines,

REXOM

Bromhexine

cause

side

effects,

although not everybody gets them.

If side effects persist, do not take the

medicine and refer to the doctor.

Tell your doctor if you notice any of the

following side effects or notice any other

effects not listed:

Gastrointestinal side effects

Transient

rise

blood

test

aminotransferase

Headache

Dizziness

Sweating

Skin rashes

report

side

effects

adverse drug reactions directly to the

National

Centre

Adverse

Drug

Reaction Monitoring by calling Tel: 03-

78835550,

visiting

website

npra.moh.gov.my (Public Reporting

Medicinal

Problems

Side

Effects

AEFI / Vaccine Safety).

Storage and disposal of

REXOM

TM

Bromhexine

-Storage

Keep

container

tightly

closed.

Store

below 30°C. Protect from heat and light.

Keep medicine out of reach of children.

Consumer Medication Information Leaflet (RiMUP)

REXOM

TM

BROMHEXINE ELIXIR

Bromhexine Hydrochloride (4mg/5ml)

2

-Disposal

Medicines should not be disposed of via

wastewater

household

waste.

your

pharmacist

dispose

medicines

longer

required.

These

measures

will

help

protect

environment.

Product description

-What it looks like

Colourless liquid with strawberry flavor.

-Ingredients

-Active ingredient

Each 5ml contains

Bromhexine Hydrochloride (4mg)

-Inactive ingredients

Strawberry

flavour,

Menthol

Crystals,

Sodium

Benzoate,

Sodium

Citrate,

Saccharin

Sodium,

Citric

Acid

Anhydrous,

Propylene

Glycol,

Hydroxypropyl

Methylcellulose

Purified Water.

MAL number

MAL19962479XZ

Manufacturer

and

Product

Registration Holder

Pharmaceutical

Industries

Sdn.

Bhd.

Plot 61, Bayan

Lepas Industrial Park

Phase 4, 11900 Penang,

Malaysia.

Date of revision

17/10/2017

Serial Number

NPRA(R4/1)161017/00273