Diakof Himalaya

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Description

Drug Description

Diakof Himalaya is the drug from the famous company which was found in 1930. The main component of the syrup is Holy basil and Licorice. It is an Ayurveda drug that comes in 100 mg bottle.

Use

This drug is used for the treatment of cold, hacking cough and asthma. It is suitable even for diabetics, as Diakof Himalaya is sugar-free. The drug helps people to alleviate cough and reduce the number of cough attacks.
Diakof Himalaya is also used for the treatment of hyper-responsive of the upper airway due to the inflammatory mediator release. During the treatment, the patients may note the decrease of sensitivity of this issue.
Diakof Himalaya is an effective cough medicine with mucolytic and expectorant effects. These characteristics reduce the viscosity of bronchial secretions and relieve expectoration.
This drug acts as a peripheral anti-cough drug and relieves bronchial mucus irritation and bronchospasm (muscle narrowing in the walls of bronchioles, which causes breathing problems).

Dosage

This drug is sold in the form of syrup and taken orally three times in a day. The drug dosage depends on the patient’s heath status, severity of disease and age.
Kids must get the smaller dosage of Diakof Himalaya than adults. This syrup can be taken by diabetics and treats any kind of cough. If you skipped the dosage, take it as soon as possible. However, if it’s already time to get the next dosage, skip the missed dosage and take only the scheduled one.
Never take two doses at the same time, as it may cause the drug overdose. Consult your doctor before starting the treatment course. Measure the dose carefully with a special spoon to prevent the overdose. It is important to check all the components in the drugs to avoid allergic responses. Avoid drinking alcohol during the treatment with Diakof Himalaya.

Adverse effects

As this is the herbal medicine, Diakof Himalaya has no adverse effects. However, exceeding the dose can lead to such side effects as inflammation or face swelling. Therefore, it is important to measure the dosage very carefully.
Kids and older persons must be very careful while taking the drug to minimize the risk of overdose. You must inform the doctor about all the drugs you’re taking now (including herbal supplements and prescription medicines) to prevent drug interactions.