Benylin Mucus Cough 150ml

Benylin Mucus Cough 150ml

Benylin Mucus Cough 150ml

£4.09 Save: £1.40 RRP: £5.49

This product is typically dispatched within 3-5 working days from date of order and is not suitable for our next day delivery service.

Brand: Benylin
Code: 3466745
Weight: 314g

Description

Benylin Mucus Cough is used to help relieve chesty coughs. 

The liquid contains:

  • Guaifenesin (an expectorant) to help loosen mucus (phlegm) from the lungs and make it easier to cough up.
  • Levomenthol to help you breathe more easily by easing congestion. This is a non-drowsy formulation.

Directions

For oral use only.

Do not use more than the stated dose shown.

Children under 12 years:

Do not use in children under 12 years.

Adults and children aged 12 years and over:

Take two 5 ml spoonfuls four times a day.

Do not give more than 4 doses in 24 hours.

If symptoms persist, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

If anyone has too much contact a doctor or your nearest Accident and Emergency Department (Casualty) taking the leaflet and pack with you.

You should only take this medicine as required following the dosage instructions above carefully.

If you forget to take a dose, take the next dose when needed. Do not take a double dose.

Warnings

If anyone has too much contact a doctor or your nearest Accident and Emergency Department (Casualty) taking the leaflet and pack with you.

You should only take this medicine as required following the dosage instructions above carefully.

If you forget to take a dose, take the next dose when needed. Do not take a double dose.

Do not use this medicine:

  • If you have ever had a bad reaction to any of the ingredients.
  • For a child under 12 years of age.

If any of these apply to you, get advice from a doctor or pharmacist without using Benylin Mucus Cough.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist:

  • If you suffer from liver or kidney problems.
  • If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars.
  • If you have had a cough for a few weeks that may be caused by asthma, or a cough which brings up a lot of mucus (phlegm).
  • If you are taking alcohol.
  • If you are not sure about any of the medicines you are taking, show the bottle or pack to your pharmacist.
  • If any of these bullet points apply to you now or in the past, talk to a doctor or pharmacist.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Some of the ingredients can cause problems

This medicine contains sucrose and liquid glucose. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars contact your doctor before taking this medicinal product. This contains 3.49 g glucose per 5 ml. Contains 1 g of sucrose per 5 ml. This should be taken into account in patients with diabetes mellitus.

This medicinal product contains 5 vol % ethanol (alcohol), i.e. up to 200 mg per 5 ml, equivalent to 5 ml beer, 2 ml wine per 5 ml. This can be harmful for those suffering from alcoholism. The ethanol content should be taken into account in pregnant or breast-feeding women, children and high-risk groups such as patients with liver disease or epilepsy.

Ponceau 4R (E124) may cause allergic reactions.

This medicinal product contains 16.42 mg sodium per 5 ml. To be taken into consideration by patients on a controlled sodium diet.

Benylin Mucus Cough can have side-effects, like all medicines, although these don't affect everyone and are usually mild.

If you experience any side-effects or are not sure about anything, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Do not store this product above 30ºC.

Keep the product out of the reach and sight of children.

Do not use your medicine after the date shown as an expiry date on the packaging.

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.


Ingredients


Active ingredients in 5 ml of Benylin Mucus Cough: 100 mg Guaifenesin and 1.1 mg Levomenthol.

Other ingredients are: Sucrose, liquid glucose, ethanol, glycerol, sodium citrate, saccharin sodium, citric acid monohydrate, sodium benzoate (E211), Ponceau 4R (E124), caramel (E150), carbomer, raspberry essence, natural sweetness enhancer and water.

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