Update: December 2018
One of the most inexpensive vegetable expectorant
origin, 10 tablets of which cost about 10-20 rubles –
This is Mukaltin. Instructions for use of this medicinal
funds are not always attached to the drug, therefore we give it
The international name is Althea medicinal herb extract.
Since Althea root contains 38% starch, pectic substances
16%, asparagine, betaine, vegetable mucus 34%, 7% of sugars,
litsitin, carotene, phytosterol – these substances have a softening,
anti-inflammatory, enveloping, expectorant
The composition of 1 tablet
Active ingredient: Mukaltina 0.05 g. Auxiliary
substances: tartaric acid, sodium bicarbonate, calcium stearate.
Gray to gray brownish tablets with marbling or
interspersed, flat-cylindrical in shape with a risk, has
peculiar smell. Heterogeneous staining of tablets
Expectorant of plant origin.
The pronounced expectorant effect of the drug due to
the action of its constituent polysaccharides. Due to the reflex
stimulation drug increases respiratory bronchioles peristalsis and
activity of ciliated epithelium, as well as bronchial secretion
glands. During the reception of this tool in the bronchi the liquid
the secret and its removal from an organism is facilitated. Mukaltin not
has local irritation and low toxicity.
Indications for use
According to the instructions Mukaltin is shown for any
acute and chronic diseases of the respiratory system with
the formation of difficult-to-separate, viscous sputum:
- obstructive bronchitis
- pulmonary emphysema
- bronchial asthma
- pulmonary tuberculosis
- Hypersensitivity to Althea Drug and
- Exacerbation of gastric ulcer and 12 duodenal ulcer
- Children up to one year is not recommended in this dosage form.
(syrup is better)
- During pregnancy and lactation use is possible after
consultation with a doctor
Children can dissolve the tablet in 1/3 cup of water (warm)
- from year to 3 years old 1/2 tablet 3 p / day
- From 3-12 years old to 1-2 tablets 3 p / day.
Взрослым по 1-2 таблетке до еды 3-4 р/день. A course of treatment
- Allergic reactions
- Dyspepsia – constipation or diarrhea, nausea, flatulence
Interaction with other drugs
Mukaltin notльзя принимать одновременно с другими лекарственными
agents with antitussive action in order to avoid
congestion of liquefied sputum in the respiratory tract (see antitussive
At a temperature not exceeding 20 ° C, in a dry place inaccessible to
2 years, can not be used after the expiration date
Conditions of sale in pharmacy chains
Over the counter
Препараты-analogs (с алтеем лекарственным)
|Additionally contraindications: with intolerance
фруктозы, глюкозо-галактозная мальабсорбции, при сахарном
diabetes with caution, because the composition has sucrose.
Altea syrup price from 50-150 rubles.
|Дополнительное противопоказание: детям до 3 лет Application: 1
Sterling raw material and 1 cup of water is heated in a water bath for 15 minutes,
after 45 minutes, filter, adjusted to 200 ml, take 4 p / day
Price 50-70 rubles.