BENYLIN Chesty Coughs Non-Drowsy works deep down in the chest to help loosen phlegm, so that when you cough, you can actually cough some of the phlegm up. This helps clear bronchial congestion and being non drowsey helps you to get on with your day.
The active ingredient guaifenesin helps thin and loosen phlegm in your chest, making it easier to cough up.
The active ingredient levomenthol also helps to relieve congestion to make it easier to breathe.
This medicine is suitable for most people but a few people should not use it. If you are in any doubt, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
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.
If anyone has too much contact a doctor or your nearest Accident and Emergency Department (Casualty) taking this pack with you.
You should only take this medicine as required following the dosage instructions carefully. If you forget to take a dose, take the next dose when needed. Do not take a double dose.
Benylin Chesty Coughs Non-Drowsy 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.
The active ingredients in 5 ml of Benylin Chesty Coughs Non-Drowsy are: 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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