Dextux 2mg/ml Oral Solution 200ml
Non-prescription drug indicated for the symptomatic treatment of cough of irritative, non-productive origin.
Dextux 2mg/ml Oral Solution is indicated for the symptomatic treatment of irritating and dry cough.
Active substance: 2 mg/ml dextromethorphan.
Dextromethorphan is a synthetic morphine derivative with central antitussive action. Increases the cough center stimulation threshold by inhibiting afferent stimuli. Dextromethorphan does not cause habituation or dependence.
Dosage and method of administration:
For administration to children over 6 years of age and adults. Use the measuring device included in the medicine package. Adults and young people over 12 years: - 5 to 10 ml of Dextux (corresponding to 10-20 mg of dextromethorphan hydrobromide) at 4-hour intervals or - 15 ml of Dextux (corresponding to 30 mg of dextromethorphan hydrobromide) ) at 6-8 hour intervals. The maximum daily dose is 60 ml of Dextux which corresponds to 120 mg of dextromethorphan hydrobromide. Children from 6 to 12 years: 2.5 to 5 ml of Dextux at 4-hour intervals. The maximum daily dose is 30 ml of Dextux which corresponds to 60 mg of dextromethorphan hydrobromide. In case of self-medication, administration should be limited to 3 to 5 days. The duration of treatment should not exceed 2-3 weeks, even with medical advice.
If in doubt or if symptoms persist, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
In accordance with current legislation, non-prescription medicines in Portugal can only be delivered to the municipalities of Maia, Gondomar, Matosinhos, Porto, Santo Tirso, Trofa, Valongo and Vila do Conde. This limitation does not apply to shipments to other Member States of the European Union.