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Benylin Childs Cough & Sore Throat Syrup 125ml

£3.99
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Monday, 26 February 2024

Soothe your child's cough and sore throat with Benylin Childs Cough & Sore Throat Syrup. This paediatric formulation not only suppresses dry, tickly coughs but also combats sore throats. It's a reliable and safe remedy for children's cold symptoms. Its child-friendly taste ensures easy ingestion for rapid relief, fostering comfortable sleep and happier days. Benylin - your ally against children's coughs.

How to use
  • Shake well before use.
  • For oral use only.
  • Use the provided double-ended spoon.
  • For children aged 6-12 years old:
  • - Single dose: Two 5ml spoonfuls
  • - Dosage frequency: 3-4 times daily, as required
  • For adults and children over 12 years:
  • - Single dose: Four 5ml spoonfuls
  • - Dosage frequency: 3-4 times daily, as required
  • Please do not use more than 4 doses in 24 hours, do not use for more than 5 consecutive days, and leave at least 4 hours between doses.
  • If symptoms persist, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
  • IMPORTANT: Not suitable for children under 6 years. Follow the instructions and dosage recommendation as indicated on the packaging or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Main Ingredients
  • Glycerol, Sucrose, Citric Acid Monohydrate, Sodium Benzoate, Caramel (E150), Tutti Frutti flavour (including Propylene Glycol, Ethanol), Aniseed flavour, Purified Water.
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Some possible side effects include nausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache, and drowsiness. If these persist or worsen, consult your doctor immediately.
  • Serious side effects (though rare) may include mental/mood changes, severe dizziness, trouble urinating, and slow/shallow breathing. Seek immediate medical attention if these occur.
  • Overdose of this medication may lead to serious health risks and must be avoided.
  • Ensure to measure the syrup using the proper measurement equipment to prevent overdose.
  • If your child has a history of allergies, verify with your doctor if this medicine is safe.
  • Do not use alongside other cough and cold medications without consulting with a healthcare professional.
  • Do not use past its expiry date and keep out of the reach of children.
  • Consult your healthcare provider if the condition persists or worsens after 7 days of treatment.
Cautions:
  • Not recommended for children under the age of 1.
  • Do not exceed the recommended dose.
  • Can cause drowsiness; do not give before driving or operating machinery.
  • Avoid using if child has liver or kidney disease, heart disease, thyroid disorder or diabetes.
  • Consult a doctor if symptoms persist for more than 3 days.
  • If allergic to any ingredients, do not use.
  • Not to be used with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin.
  • Avoid giving the child any other cough and cold medicine at the same time unless your doctor has told you that you should.
  • Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
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