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Esberitox N

Uses|Precautions & warnings|Side effects|Interactions|Dosage|Uses|Precautions & warnings|Side effects|Interactions|Dosage

Uses

What is Esberitox N® used for?

Esberitox N® is used as therapy for acute and chronic respiratory tract infections, as an adjuvant to antibiotic treatment, and a temporarily weakened immune system with recurring infections.

How should I take Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may be taken with or without food. The tablets should be swallowed whole or left in the mouth to be dissolved. Do not chew, crush, or dissolve the tablet in liquid.

How do I store Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Esberitox N® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Esberitox N® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Esberitox N® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Esberitox N®?

Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of the active or inactive ingredients of Esberitox® or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Esberitox N® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Esberitox N®.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Esberitox N®?

Hypersensitivity reactions may occur in some patients. Facial swelling, shortness of breath, dizziness & drop in blood pressure may occur due to coneflower.

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Does food or alcohol interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Esberitox N®.

What is the dose of Esberitox N® for an adult?

Adults and children >12 years: take 3 tablets 3 times a day

What is the dose of Esberitox® for a child?

Children 7 to 12 years: give 2 tablets 3 times a day

Children 2 to 6 years: give 1 tablet 3 times a day

How is Esberitox® available?

Esberitox® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Each tablet contains: Herba Thujae occidentalis (White Cedar leaf) 2 mg, Rad. Echinaceae (Coneflower) 7.5 mg, Rad. Baptisiae tinctoriae (Wild indigo root) 10 mg

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Esberitox N®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Uses

What is Esberitox N® used for?

Esberitox N® is used as therapy for acute & chronic resp tract infections, as an adjuvant to antibiotic treatment & temporarily weakened immune system w/ recurring infections.

How should I take Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may be taken with or without food.

How do I store Esberitox N®?

Esberitox® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Esberitox N® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Esberitox® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Esberitox N® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Esberitox N®?

Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of the active or inactive ingredients of Esberitox N® or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Esberitox N® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Esberitox N®.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Esberitox N®?

Hypersensitivity reactions may occur. Facial swelling, shortness of breath, dizziness & drop in blood pressure may occur due to coneflower.

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Does food or alcohol interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Esberitox N®?

Esberitox N® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Esberitox N®.

What is the dose of Esberitox N® for an adult?

Adult 3 tab tds.

What is the dose of Esberitox N® for a child?

Children 7 to 12 years: give 2 tablets 3 times a day

Children 2 to 6 years: give 1-2 tablets 3 times a day

How is Esberitox N® available?

Esberitox N® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Chewtablet

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Esberitox N®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Sources

Esberitox N®. https://mims.com/philippines/drug/info/esberitox%20n/?type=full. Accessed June 30, 2020

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Medically reviewed by Stephanie Nicole Nera, RPh, PharmD
Written by Stephanie Nicole Nera, RPh, PharmD
Updated Jul 30, 2020
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