Covonia Mucus Cough Oral Solution Brings relief for the symptoms of chesty coughs, with special expectorants to help remove phlegm and mucus. Suitable for vegetarians, vegans and coeliacs. Free from nuts, artificial colours and artificial flavours.Key features of Covonia Mucus Cough Oral Solution
Always read the label. Adults, elderly and children over 12 years can take 1 or 2 x 5ml spoonful ever 4H if required, children 5-12 years can take 1 x 5ml spoonful every 4H if required
If symptoms persist or worsen consult your doctor. Ingredients with specified warnings This medicine contains 1.3g glucose and 1.3g of sucrose per 5ml dose. This should be taken into account in patients with diabetes mellitus. Patients with rare hereditary problems of fructose intolerance, glucose-galactose malabsorption or sucrase-isomaltase insufficiency should not take this medicine. This medicine contains 282mg of alcohol (ethanol) in each 5ml dose. The amount in 5ml of this medicine is equivalent to less than 7ml of beer or 3ml of wine. The small amount of alcohol in this medicine will not have any noticeable effects. This medicine contains sodium methyl, ethyl and propyl parahydroxybenzoate which may cause allergic reactions (possibly delayed). This medicine contains less than 1mmol sodium (23mg) per 5ml dose, that is to say essentially 'sodium-free'. Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction Toxicity of squill glycosides may be increased when given in combination with thiazides or loop diuretics, as these may cause hypokalaemia and hypomagnesaemia, which may lead to cardiac arrhythmias. When used with carbenoxolone it may produce sodium and water retention and hypokalaemia. and may give rise to greater toxicity of squill. Fertility, pregnancy and lactation There are no adverse reports when used in recommended doses. However, as with all medicines care should be taken when using this product in pregnancy and medical advice sought if necessary. Undesirable effects Hypersensitivity reactions and gastrointestinal reactions have been reported with this product. Hypersensitivity reactions may include generalised urticaria, flushing and contact dermatitis. Liquorice may cause sodium and water retention, and hypokalaemia.
Active Ingredients per 5ml: Levomenthol 4.0mg, Squill Tincture 0.6ml, Liquorice Liquid Extract 0.125ml. Also Contains:Peppermint oil, anise oil, capsicum tincture (contains capsicum oleoresin, ethanol), Syrup (contains sucrose liquid glucos, magnesium aluminium silicate, sodium methyl hydroxybenzoate (E219), sodium ethyl hydroxybenzoate (E215), sodium propyl hydroxybenzoate (217), glycerol (E422), caramel (E150c) and purified water.
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