Honicof Syrup

Posted in Respiratory System Disorders

Ayurvedic - Honicof SyrupCough is a cause of concern and a major cause of outpatient visit in children and adults. Cough can impact Quality of Life and cause anxiety and affects sleep and therefore immediate attention / consultation / remedy is sought. Cough in majority of cases is due to upper respiratory tract infection (common cold or flu). Chronic cough may be the initial manifestation of diseases like pneumonia, tuberculosis or asthma. Cough is also common due to smoking and allergies. The routinely used cough syrups cause drowsiness, irritability or dryness in mouth, affecting the daily routine.

Honicof is an Ayurvedic formulation that covers a broader spectrum of symptoms of cough. Honicof contains Vasa (Adhatoda vasica), Tulasi (Ocimum sanctum), Banaphsha (Viola odorata) and Yashti (Glycyrrhiza glabra) having mucolytic and expectorant effect. Haridra (Curcuma longa) and Pippali (Piper longum) having anti-allergic effect. Bharangi (Clerodendrum serratum) and Pippali (Piper longum) possess bronchodilatory effect. Tvak (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) and Bibhitaka (Terminalia belerica) having anti-tussive effect. Honey soothes the irritated throat due to its demulcent effect. Honicof also enhances the immunity of the respiratory tract to avoid the frequent respiratory tract infections.

Composition

Each 5 ml contains extract derived from:
Vasa (Adhatoda vasica) 220 mg
Tulasi (Ocimum sanctum) 200 mg
Banaphsha (Viola odorata) 100 mg
Bharangi (Clerodendrum serratum) 75 mg
Tvak (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) 75 mg
Yashti (Glycyrrhiza glabra) 75 mg
Haridra (Curcuma longa) 75 mg
Bibhitaka (Terminalia belerica) 75 mg
Pippali (Piper longum) 50 mg
Shunthi (Zingiber officinale) 25 mg
Sookshma Ela (Elettaria cardamomum) 20 mg
And
Madhu (Honey) 1000 mg

Benefits

  • Promotes mucolysis
  • Improves expectoration
  • Eases breathing
  • Provides instant soothing
  • Ideal Co-prescription in RTIs

Indications

Productive cough due to Allergy, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections and Acute & Chronic Bronchitis.

Dosage

Children: 5 ml thrice daily.
Adults: 10 ml thrice daily or as directed by the Physician.

Presentation

100 ml

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