Each teaspoonful (5 ml) contains:
- Terbutaline sulphate
- 1.5 mg
- Diphenhydramine HCl
- 15.0 mg
- Phenyl propanolamine HCl
- 25.0 mg
Sedopect syrup is a
combination of four potent active
Terbutaline is a sympathomimetic agent with
a selective stimulant action on B2-
adrenoreceptors located in tracheal &
bronchial smooth muscles leading to
bronchodilatation. Guaiphenesin is an
expectorant which increases respiratory
tract fluid secretion & helps to loosen
phlegm & bronchial secretions, thus reducing
sputum viscosity. Guaiphenesin increases
mucociliary mechanisms in removing
accumulated secretions from upper &
lower airway. Diphenhydramine is an
antihistaminic that competitively
antagonises histamine at the receptor site.
Diphenhydramine has sedative‚ antiemetic and
associated with allergy or common cold.
For relief of nasal congestion &
cough associated with respiratory tract infections & related
conditions when complicated by tenacious
mucous or mucous plugs.
In sensitive patients
tremors, headache, tachycardia or dizziness
may occur but generally disappear with
termination of therapy.
to any component of the drug.
Contraindicated in patients with
The drug should be used
with caution in patients with heart disease,
diabetes, hyperthyroidism and prostatic
Dosage and administration:
Adults: 2 teaspoonfuls 3 times daily
Children 2 - 5 years: ½ - 1 teaspoonful 3 times daily
6 -12 years: 1 - 2 teaspoonfuls 3 times daily
Keep at temp. not exceeding 30°C.
Keep medicine out of reach of children.
Bottle of 120 ml syrup.