Butamirate Citrate belongs to the anti-cough medicines of central action. It exerts expectorant, moderate bronchodilating and anti-inflammatory action. Butamirate Citrate also increases the spirometery indexes and blood oxygenation. It is safe and non-sedating which is neither chemically nor pharmacologically related to opium alkaloids. The active metabolites of Butamirate Citrate have also antitussive action.
(in Tablet form)
Adult: 2-3 tablets daily at 8 to 12 hours intervals,
Adolescents over 12 years old: 1-2 tablets daily.
Children (3-6 years): 5 ml 3 times daily,
Children (6-12 years): 10 ml 3 times daily,
Adolescent: 15 ml 3 times daily,
Adult: 15 ml 4 times daily.
Children (1-3 years): 0.75 ml 4 times daily,
Children (2 months-1 year): 0.50 ml 4 times daily.
Manufacturer: Opsonin Pharma Ltd.