SUDAFED Linctus for dry coughs

SUDAFED Linctus for dry coughs

Soothes dry coughs and relieves nasal congestion


Active Ingredients:

  • Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 30mg
  • Dextromethorphan 10mg/5ml

Warnings, Side Effects:

Do not take this product without first consulting with your doctor or pharmacist if you: - Have ever had a reaction to non-drowsy Sudafed Linctus or any of the ingredients. - Suffer from liver, kidney or lung disease. - Suffer from diabetes, an over-active thyroid, prostate disease or glaucoma (pressure in the eye). - Suffer from high blood pressure or have problems with your heart. - Suffer from persistent cough such as occurs with asthma or produce a lot of mucus (phlegm). - Pregnant, trying to become pregnant or breast-feeding. - Have taken anti-depressants known as Monoamine Oxidase Onhibitors (MAOIs) in the last two weeks. - Have an inherited intolerance to fructose or related conditions. The colourings in this product may cause an allergic-type reaction such as asthma. This is more common in people who are allergic to aspirin. Each 5ml of product contains 5%v/v ethanol (alcohol) and may be harmful if you have liver disease, alcoholism, epilepsy, brain injury or brain disease. It may also modify or increase the effect of other medicines. Each 5ml of product contains 0.7g sorbitol and 2.8g sucrose. Sorbitol may cause stomach upset and diarrhoea if taken in large doses. This product contains methyl hydroxybenzoate which may cause skin reaction such as contact dermatitis, and more rarely, wheezing. It also contains sodium benzoate, which may irritate the skin, eyes and mucosal surfaces. Not suitable fro children under 6 years. Do not exceed stated dose. Avoid alcohol. Keep out of reach of children. Always read the label before use.