Asta-4 Syrup

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:50 am

Asta-4 Syrup

Uses of Asta-4 Syrup

Asta-4 Syrup is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Respiratory Diseases (Viscid or Excessive Mucus)

Side effects of Asta-4 Syrup

The most common side effects of Asta-4 Syrup are – Heartburn, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Fever, Muscle weakness

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Asta-4 Syrup

Do not use Asta-4 Syrup if you are allergic to – Ambroxol, Guaifenesin, Menthol, Terbutaline

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Asta-4 Syrup.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Asta-4 Syrup works

Asta-4 Syrup contains – Ambroxol, Guaifenesin, Menthol, Terbutaline

Ambroxol is a mucoactive drug with several properties including secretolytic and secretomotoric actions that restore the physiological clearance mechanisms of the respiratory tract which play an important role in the body’s natural defence mechanisms.

Guaifenesin works by thinning and loosening mucus in the airways, clearing congestion and making breathing easier.

Menthol activates the cold-sensitive TRPM8 receptors in the skin.

Dosage of Asta-4 Syrup

The dosage of Asta-4 Syrup depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Asta-4 Syrup

If you forget to take a dose of Asta-4 Syrup, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.