OTC (Over the Counter) drugs are medicines which may be released in pharmacies without medical prescription. These products are used in self-medication of minor conditions, without involving a physician and include antipyretics and anti-inflammatory, analgesics, vitamins, minerals, cough-and-cold medicines, gastro-intestinal remedies, etc.
The OTC drugs portfolio covers the following areas:
→ cardiovascular system medication
→ respiratory tract medication
→ digestive tract medication
Ambroxol is a secretolytic medicine used in the symptomatic treatment of acute or chronic lower respiratory tract conditions associated with viscid or excessive mucus: acute bronchitis, exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, tracheobronchitis, asthma, pneumonia, bronchiectasis, sinusitis).
Therapeutic class: medication of the respiratory system
Active ingredient: Ambroxol hydrochloride
Packaging: Carton boxes with 2 blisters of 10 tablets.
Aspavim provides an additional intake of magnesium, potassium and aspartic acid in an effective and well tolerated pharmaceutical form. It improves myocardial metabolism and diminish the increased heart excitability. Aspavim is indicated in conditions of mild hypomagnesaemia (physical fatigue, increased neuromuscular irritability, muscle spasms), as adjunctive medication in coronary heart disease and arrhythmia and the prophylaxis of electrolyte disorders arising from the use of thiazide diuretics or furosemide.
Therapeutic class: Medication of the cardiovascular system
Active ingredients: Potassium aspartate hemihydrate and magnesium aspartate tetrahydrate
Packaging: Carton boxes with 5 blisters of 10 capsules.
Loperamid belongs to the therapeutic class called peristalsis inhibitors, antipropulsives. Loperamid Vim Spectrum is used for the treatment of sudden episode (acute) of diarrhea, makes stools more consistent and less frequent.
Therapeutic class: Medication of the digestive tract
Active ingredient: Loperamide hydrochloride
Packaging: Carton boxes with one blister of 10 capsules.
Loratadin belongs to a class of medicines called antihistamines, a second-generation peripheral histamine H1-receptors blocker used to treat allergies. It provides quick relief of allergy symptoms such as sneezing, watery eyes, and runny nose and is also used to treat skin hives and itching in people with chronic skin reactions. The long lasting effect allows once daily dosage, with minimal sedative side effects.
Therapeutic class: Antihistamines
Active ingredient: Loratadine
Packaging: Carton boxes with one blister of 10 tablets.
Mucovim 200 mg is the first Romanian acetylcysteine generic drug.
Mucovim is indicated as secretolytic therapy in respiratory diseases, as well in acute and chronic bronchial conditions associated with excessive and viscous secretion, especially during acute bronchial disorders (acute bronchitis), flares of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cystic fibrosis. It can also be used for thinning sputum prior to microbiological examination. Treatment simplicity ensures patient compliance.
Therapeutic class: Medication of the respiratory system
Active ingredient: Acetylcysteine
Packaging: Carton boxes with 2 blisters of 10 capsules