Rexom

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Rexom Winacol Syrup for Children
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Rexom Winacol Syrup for Children
    Malaysia
  • Language:
  • English

Status

  • Source:
  • NPRA - National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency - Bahagian Regulatori Farmasi Negara
  • Authorization number:
  • MAL19990611
  • 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

WINACOL SYRUP FOR CHILDREN

Guaiphenesin (50mg/5ml)

1

What is in this leaflet

What REXOM

Winacol is used

How REXOM

Winacol works

Before you use REXOM

Winacol

How to use REXOM

Winacol

While you are using REXOM

Winacol

Side effects

Storage and disposal of REXOM

Winacol

Product description

Manufacturer and Product

Registration Holder

Date of revision

What REXOM

TM

Winacol is used for

For the symptomatic relief of cough due

to colds and minor upper respiratory tract

infections.

How REXOM

TM

Winacol works

REXOM

Winacol

contains

guaifenesin which has expectorant action

which facilitates the removal of mucous.

Before you use REXOM

TM

Winacol

-When you must not use it

should not be used if you had known

to be hypersensitive to guaiphenesin or

other components of the formulation.

Not for persistent cough such as occurs

with smoking, asthma or shortness of

breath, or where cough is accompanied

by excessive secretions.

-Before you start to use it

Talk to you doctor before taking this

medicine.

-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.

How to use REXOM

TM

Winacol

-How much to use

Always use REXOM

Winacol exactly

your

doctor

prescribed.

should

check

with

your

doctor

pharmacist if in doubt.

The usual dose:

Children

6-12 years: 100 to 200mg

2-6 years: 50 to 100 mg

-When to use it

used

times

daily.

directed by your doctor or pharmacist.

-How long to use it

Continue taking REXOM

Winacol as

your doctor recommended. If 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.

Taking too much REXOM

Winacol

may cause:

Gastro-intestinal discomfort.

Nausea

Vomiting

While

you

are

using

REXOM

TM

Winacol

-Things you must do

Tell

doctors,

dentists

pharmacists treating you that you are

taking REXOM

Winacol.

-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

Winacol to

anyone else, even if they have the same

symptoms or condition as you.

-Things to be careful of

Consult doctor if cough persists for more

than

week,

tends

recur,

accompanied

high

fever,

rash

persistent headache.

Side effects

Like all medicines, REXOM

Winacol

cause

side

effects,

although

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:

Gastro-intestinal discomfort.

Nausea

Vomiting

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

Winacol

-Storage

Keep

container

tightly

closed.

Store

between 15 - 30°C. Protect from light.

Keep medicine out of reach of children.

-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

Pink syrup solution.

Ingredients

-Active ingredient

Each 5ml contains

50mg Guaiphenesin

-Inactive ingredients

Menthol crystal, Glycerin,

Sodium benzoate, Carmoisine supra and

Strawberry flavour.

Consumer Medication Information Leaflet (RiMUP)

REXOM

TM

WINACOL SYRUP FOR CHILDREN

Guaiphenesin (50mg/5ml)

2

MAL number

MAL19990611X

Manufacturer and Product

Registration Holder

KCK Pharmaceutical Industries Sdn.

Bhd.

Plot 61, Bayan Lepas Industrial Park

Phase 4, 11900 Penang,

Malaysia.

Date of revision

30/10/2017

Serial Number

NPRA(R4/1)301017/00295