Relief of coughs caused by colds, bronchitis, whooping cough, laryngitis, shortness of breath and coughs caused by irritants such as air pollution and cigarette smoke, antiseptic and remover of inflammation of the upper respiratory tract and its secretions, expectorant.
Therapeutic effects and pharmacology
Thyme has anti-cough, expectorant and anti-bronchial spasm properties. Its expectorant effect depends on the stimulation of the cilia by terpenes, as well as the production of soft mucus with lower viscosity and the elimination of thick phlegm and facilitating its exit. Its antispasmodic properties are related to flavonoid, phenolic and essential oil compounds. In a random double-blind study, 60 patients with severe coughs were treated with thyme syrup (3 times a day and 10 ml each time) for 5 days, and then the results were compared with the results of the control group that received bromhexine. became. The results in both groups showed a similar anti-cough and expectorant effect, which confirms the effectiveness of thyme syrup in reducing cough and expelling phlegm. Also, thyme has antibacterial and antifungal properties due to the presence of thymol and carvacrol compounds.
Active ingredients and ingredients
Avi Pect herbal syrup contains 50% liquid extract of flowering branches of thyme, which contains flavonoids such as apigenin, narin gin, and luteolin, and volatile oils containing thymol and carvacrol.
Every 5 ml of syrup is equivalent to 1 mg of phenolic derivatives based on standardized thymol
Adults: 3 times a day, 2 tablespoons each time (equivalent to 10 ml).
Children: 1 tablespoon (equivalent to 5 ml) 3 times a day.
By observing the therapeutic dose, no reports of interference have been observed so far.
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In people with a history of sensitivity and allergy to the thyme plant and its products, the use of the medicine is prohibited. Due to the presence of sucrose, it should be consumed by diabetics after consulting a doctor.
Use in pregnancy and breastfeeding
Do not use the product during pregnancy.
Medicines should be kept out of the reach of children.
For children’s cough or for people for whom the alcohol contained in thyme extract is not suitable, it is recommended to use Pedi Kaff herbal syrup.
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