An orange/ red linctus containing the active ingredient Pholcodine. Pholcodine is used as a cough suppressant to provide relief from stubborn, dry tickly cough associated with the common cold, sinusitis, influenza and respiratory tract infection for up to 8 hours, with a mild sedative effect.
Adults and children over 12 years: 5mL
Children over 6 years: 2.5mL
To be taken up to 4 times daily, as required, with a maximum of 4 doses in 24 hours.
Pholcodine BP 10mg/5mL, Ethanol 13.2% v/v
This preparation contains alcohol. Must not be used in children under 6 years of age. Consult a Healthcare Professional before using in children aged 6 - 12 years. See your doctor before using another cough and cold medicine. Do not use for more than a few days without medical advice. Keep out of reach of children.
Always read the label and use strictly as directed. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
If symptoms persist or you have side effects see your doctor.