Studies are under process to isolate and characterize the bioactive component present in the extract as well as to establish the exact mechanism of action underlying for its anti tussive potential.
Evaluation of anti tussive potential of Jussiaea suffructicosa linn.
Children with tuberculosis are rarely contagious because they usually have fewer organisms, rarely produce sputum, and do not have the tussive
force to produce droplet nuclei.
The primary goal of the Phase II study is to determine if CP1 is effective in reducing heightened sensitivity to tussive
They covered anti - tussives
, which are used to relieve coughs; expectorants, which promote the discharge of mucus from the respiratory tract; and combinations of drugs such as antihistamine and decongestant.
Treatment of acute bronchitis is usually symptomatic, with tussives
or antitussives (Knutson and Braun, 2002).