Doxovent 400mg Tablet 10'S

Asthma/COPD Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

DOXOVENT 400MG contain Doxophylline which belongs to a group of medicine called xanthine. It is used to treat bronchial asthma and pulmonary disease associated with bronchospasm. Bronchial asthma is a condition where the airways of lungs get swelled and narrowed. This swelling cause the air ways to produce excess mucus resulting in shortness of breath, cough, wheezing, and chest tightness.

DOXOVENT 400MG works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and widens airways. This makes breathing easier. The common side effects are nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, headache, irritability, insomnia, tachycardia, extrasystoles, tachypnoea.

Always take DOXOVENT 400MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF DOXOVENT 400MG

  • Treat bronchial asthma
  • Treat pulmonary disease associated with bronchospasm

HOW DOXOVENT 400MG WORKS

DOXOVENT 400MG works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and widens airways. This makes breathing easier.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take DOXOVENT 400MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food. Try to take this medicine at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.

SIDE EFFECTS OF DOXOVENT 400MG

COMMON

  • nausea, vomiting
  • epigastric pain
  • headache
  • irritability
  • insomnia
  • tachycardia
  • extrasystoles
  • tachypnoea

RARE

  • hyperglycemia or albuminuria

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea and Vomiting:

Try taking this medicine with, or just after, a meal or snack and stick to simple meals and do not eat rich or spicy food.

Headache:

Apply hot or cold-water bag on your head. Take rest in a quiet and dark room. Drink tea or coffee.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

DOXOVENT 400MG should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.

BREASTFEEDING

DOXOVENT 400MG is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

The product does not affect the patient’s alertness and therefore does not interfere with his/her ability to drive and use machines.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with DOXOVENT 400MG.

KIDNEY

DOXOVENT 400MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

DOXOVENT 400MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take DOXOVENT 400MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Doxophylline or any other ingredients in this medicine.

LUNGS

DOXOVENT 400MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active lung diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

HEART DISEASE

DOXOVENT 400MG is not recommended in patients with active heart diseases. Before taking this medicine consult your doctor.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • hypotension, hypertension
  • are elderly
  • severe hypoxemia
  • hyperthyroidism
  • peptic ulcer

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

  • ephedrine or other sympathomimetic drugs
  • erythromycin, TAO, lincomycin, clindamycin, allopurinol, cimetidine, influenza vaccine and propranolol
  • phenytoin, other anticonvulsants

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Doxophylline
Pharmacological Category :   Xanthine
Therapeutic Indication :   Bronchial asthma, Pulmonary disease associated with bronchospasm
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Injection, Syrup

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT DOXOVENT 400MG

Is DOXOVENT 400MG a steroid?

No, it is not a steroid.

Can I take DOXOVENT 400MG during pregnancy?

It should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.

Can I take DOXOVENT 400MG during breast-feeding?

No, it is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Drugs for Cough and Bronchial Asthma. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition, 2013. Page - 227.

2. Dali Shukla 1, Subhashis Chakraborty, Sanjay Singh, Brahmeshwar Mishra. Doxofylline: a promising methylxanthine derivative for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov.Oct 2009. [Accessed 04 Jan 2021] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19678793/

3. ABC FARMACEUTICI S.P.A, 30 Oct 1984; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on Mar 2011] [Accessed 04 Jan 2021] http://www.abcfarmaceutici.it/uploads/news/40_file3_en.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Absolute Eosinophil Count
  • Complete Blood Count

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    17.5
    Ingredient
    DOXOPHYLLINE 400MG
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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Doxovent 400mg Tablet 10'S

Doxovent 400mg Tablet 10'S Mkt: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.26.50
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