The Active Ingredients are: Glycerol 0.75 ml and Sucrose 1.707 g, Other Ingredients are: Citric Acid Monohydrate, Sodium Benzoate (E211), Cough Syrup 513277 Flavour (contains Aniseed, Liquorice, Propylene Glycol and Ethanol), Black Treacle, Liquid Glucose and Purified Water
- Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment
- Pack Type: Box
Preparation and Usage
Before taking this medicine
This product is suitable for most people, but a few people should not use it. If you are in any doubt you should contact your doctor or pharmacist.
How to use this medicine
Check the information below to see how much medicine to take.
For oral use only.
Do not take more than the stated dose below.
Check the cap seal is not broken first. If it is, do not take this medicine.
Children under 1 year
Do not give to children under 1 year old.
Adults and Children 1 year and over
Age: Children 1 – 5 years, Dose: One 5 ml spoonful
Age: Adults (including the elderly) and children over 5 years, Dose: Two 5 ml spoonfuls
Give the dose 3 or 4 times within 24 hours, if needed.
If symptoms persist, contact your doctor.
Retain carton for full instructions.
There are no special storage instructions for this medicine. Keep the bottle tightly closed.
Do not use this medicine…
If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
Do not give this medicine to your child if s/he is under 1 year old.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist
If you have an intolerance to some sugars.
If this applies to you now or in the past, talk to a doctor or pharmacist.
Some of the ingredients can cause problems
This products contains 1.85 g glucose and 1.707g sucrose in each 5 ml, which may be harmful to the teeth. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before using this medicine. This should be taken into account in patients with diabetes.
Carbohydrate content of this medicine is 3.85 g per 5 ml.
You can take this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If anyone has taken too much
If anyone has taken too much of this product, contact a doctor or your nearest Accident & Emergency department (Casualty), taking this pack with you.
If you forget to give a dose
If you forget a dose, take the next dose when needed. Do not take a double dose.
This medicine is unlikely to cause side-effects unless you are allergic to the ingredients. If you experience any side-effects or you are not sure about anything, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Reporting of side-effects
If you get any side-effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side-effects not listed on pack. You can also report side-effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard
By reporting side-effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not use your medicine after the date shown as an expiry date on the packaging.