Beechams Powders 20s contains aspirin which is an analgesic (pain killer) antipyretic (reduces body temperature when you have a fever) and caffeine which acts to further the effectiveness of aspirin. Beechams powders are specially formulated for fast and effective relief from cold and flu symptoms. These symptoms include headache, fever, aches and pains. The powders also provide relief from mild to moderate pain including migrane, neuralgia, toothache, sore throat pain, period pain and muscular aches and pains.
How to take Beechams Powders:
There is a possible association between aspirin and Reye’s syndrome when given to children. Reye’s syndrome is a very rare disease which can be fatal. For this reason aspirin should not be given to children aged under 16 years, unless on the advice of a doctor.
Side effects relating to Beechams Powders:
Occasionally aspirin may bring on an asthma attack or tightening of the chest, or other hypersensitivity reactions eg: rash, runny nose or other skin reactions in susceptible individuals. People with sensitive stomachs may suffer irritation with bleeding. If you experience these, or any other undesirable effects, tell your pharmacist or doctor.
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Despite all the laughs, I have bought spare packs, and have not had a cold in 7 years.First sneeze,or a feverish feeling and I take a powder, stops immediately.Sent a letter to Beechams about 5 years ago--no reply,---my doctor also poo poos it.Works for me!!!
Good old remedy