Ambroxol

Ambroxol

(Science: chemical) a metabolite of bromhexine that stimulates mucociliary action and clears the air passages in the respiratory tract. It is usually administered as the hydrochloride.

Pharmacological action: expectorants.

chemical name: Cyclohexanol, 4-(((2-amino-3,5-dibromophenyl)methyl)amino)-, trans-

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