- Relieves dry and irritating coughs be reducing the desire to cough
- Suitable for children over 12 years old, adults and the elderly
Pholcodine works for dry, irritating coughs by reducing the desire to cough and is suitable for children over 12 years old and adults. This linctus can be used by elderly patients but with caution not to exceed the recommended dose. If pregnant, use of Care Pholcodine Linctus, especially in the first three months of pregnancy, should be avoided unless recommended by a doctor. Not to be taken with other cough and cold medicines.
Adults, elderly and children over 12 years: Take 1 or 2 x 5ml spoonfuls.
Repeat after 4 hours if required, but not more than 4 doses in 24 hours. Do not take with other cough and cold medicines.
|Product Authorisation Holder:||L.C.M. Ltd., Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK|
|Product name:||Pholcodine Linctus|
|Indications:||Cough suppressant for the relief of acute non-productive cough associated with upper respiratory tract infections.|
|Information about this product, including adverse reactions, precautions, contra-indications, and method of use can be found at:||www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/4921|
How to treat a cough:
Coughing helps clear away phlegm from the chest or mucus from the back of the throat.
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