FAQs ABOUT ACPHY 100 CAPSULE
Q: How ACPHY 100 CAPSULE works?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE widens the airways and reduces airway inflammation. It also loosens the mucus accumulated in the airways which allows the air to pass through more freely through the airways and makes breathing easier.
Q: What is the use of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is used to treat asthma, COPD and bronchitis (inflammation of the airways).
Q: Can I take ACPHY 100 CAPSULE daily?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is generally prescribed as one or two doses per day. However, your doctor will decide the number of doses per day depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: How long does it take for ACPHY 100 CAPSULE to start working?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE may start working within 2 hours of oral administration. However, it may take 2 weeks for ACPHY 100 CAPSULE to show improvements in your condition. Therefore, take ACPHY 100 CAPSULE regularly as informed by your doctor without fail to achieve better results.
Q: Is ACPHY 100 CAPSULE effective?
A: Yes. ACPHY 100 CAPSULE effectively controls the symptoms of asthma, COPD and bronchitis, by blocking the release of certain chemicals (phosphodiesterase) in the respiratory tract that triggers the allergic and inflammatory response. It also loosens the mucus and prevents the narrowing of the airway tract which makes breathing easier.
Q: What will happen if I consume a high dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE than prescribed by my doctor?
A: Do not consume a higher dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE than the one prescribed by your doctor, as it may lead to unwanted side effects. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you, depending on your age and disease condition. If the prescribed dose, is not working for you, consult your doctor for advice.
Q: Is ACPHY 100 CAPSULE safe?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is considered safe at doses prescribed by the physician. However, it may cause few side effects such as epigastric pain, stomach discomfort, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness, diarrhea and constipation in some individuals. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects trouble you.
Q: What should I do if I forgot to take a dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE?
A: If you forgot to take a dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one at regular times. Do not take a double dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE to compensate the missed dose.
Q: Will taking a higher dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE be more effective?
A: No. Do not take a higher dose of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE than prescribed by your doctor, as it could lead to toxicity. Always consume the dose prescribed by your doctor. If you feel that the prescribed dose is not working for you, consult your doctor for advice.
Q: Can the use of ACPHY 100 CAPSULE make me feel dizzy?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE may cause dizziness in some individuals. If you experience dizziness, try to rest and relax. Get enough sleep. Avoid driving or operating any tools or machines completely while you are feeling dizzy. Do not consume excessive alcohol, as it could aggravate your dizziness. Consult your doctor if your dizziness worsens.
Q: I’m pregnant. Can I take ACPHY 100 CAPSULE?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Q: Can ACPHY 100 CAPSULE be used in children?
A: ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is generally not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Q: Can ACPHY 100 CAPSULE make you sleepy?
A: Yes. This medicine may make you feel sleepy or drowsy. Try to rest and relax. Get enough sleep. Avoid driving or operating any tools or machines while you are feeling dizzy. Do not consume too much of alcohol, as it can aggravate your dizziness. Consult your doctor if the symptom did not improve.
Q: Can ACPHY 100 CAPSULE be used on an asthma attack?
A: No. ACPHY 100 CAPSULE is only used to prevent or manage the symptoms of asthma. If your asthma or breathing gets worse suddenly, contact your doctor immediately or go to the hospital straight away to avoid further exacerbation of the attack. Meanwhile use a fast-acting rescue inhaler along with ACPHY 100 CAPSULE.
Q: Can I stop using ACPHY 100 CAPSULE once my symptoms subside?
A: No. Continue to use ACPHY 100 CAPSULE as long as your doctor prescribes it to you. Do not stop using this medicine or reduce the dose suddenly without consulting your doctor as it may make it less effective.