Muko's libexinum

Либексин Муко Drug photo

The description is actual on 18.12.2014

  • Latin name: Libexin Muco
  • ATH code: R05CB03
  • Active ingredient: Karbotsistein (Carbocisteine)


100 milliliters of drug contain 5 grams of a karbotsistein.

As auxiliary components there are also a sucrose, the purified water, sodium hydroxide, an aromatic elixir, cinnamon oil, caramel dye, methylparahydroxybenzoate.

Release form

Medicine is issued in the form of syrup with a smell of cinnamon and rum for adults and syrup with a smell of cherry and raspberry for children.

Pharmacological action

Possesses mucolytic action – breaks off disulfide bridges of glycoproteins, thereby reducing viscosity and increasing elasticity of a secret.

Karbotsistein is the activator of sialine transferase, improves mukotsiliarny clearance, speeds up work of a ciliate epithelium, regenerates a mucous membrane and recovers its structure, normalizes a quantitative ratio of neutral and acid sialomutsin.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

The greatest concentration in blood serum is reached in two hours. As there can quickly pass through a liver, bioavailability of drug not high. It is generally removed by kidneys.

Indications to use

Drug is used at:

  • chronic and acute bronchopulmonary diseases which are followed by a myxopoiesis (sinusitis, average otitis, rhinitis) and the hardly separated, viscous phlegm (a bronchoectatic disease, bronchial asthma, a tracheobronchitis, bronchitis, tracheitis);
  • to training of the patient for a bronchography or bronkhoskopiya.


Syrup cannot be accepted at:

Side effects

At use of drug the following side effects can be observed:

Syrup Muko's Libexinum, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Adults need to accept inside one measured glass (15 milliliters) three times a day, it is desirable to food.

The application instruction Muko's Libexinum for children

To children is more senior than five years – on one measured spoon three times a day, and to children from two to five years – on one measured spoon twice a day.

One measured spoon of syrup (five milliliters) contains 100 milligrams of a karbotsistein.

Without consultation with the doctor duration of treatment should not exceed 8 days.


At overdose diarrhea, nausea and a gastralgia can be observed. Symptomatic treatment.


Syrup for adults contains alcohol therefore it needs to be accepted carefully with Procarbazinum, Ketokonazol, nitro-5-imidazoles, Griseofulvin, Tolbutamidum, Glipizid, Glibenclamidum, Chlorproramidum, chloramphenicol, Latamoksef, Tsefaperazon, Tsefamandol, Disulfiramum as the concomitant use can cause tachycardia, vomiting, redness and heat.

Efficiency of a karbotsistein is weakened at a concomitant use with atropinopodobny and antibechics.

Terms of sale

It is possible to buy drug without recipe.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to store syrup at a temperature not higher than 25 degrees.

Period of validity

The period of validity of syrup makes three years.


Analogs of this syrup are:

About Muko's Libexinum

About use of syrup for children confirm its high performance and safety.

Drugstore of IFC

  • Muko's libexinum syrup of 2% 125 ml for children, Sanofi-Winthropfrantion
  • Muko's libexinum syrup of 5% 125 ml for adults, Sanofi-Winthropfrantion
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