- Alternative sugar free option for parents
It contains Citric Acid Monohydrate (E330) 31.25mg/5ml. This medicine is a demulcent. It coats the throat and relieves dry, irritating coughs.
This sugar free linctus instantly forms a soothing film over an inflamed throat to relieve dry, irritating coughs. Following recommendations* for children’s cough and cold medicines, it can be used by children from 1-12 years.
1 to 5 years: Give one 5ml spoonful.
6 to 12 years: Give two 5ml spoonfuls.
Repeat up to four times a day if necessary.
|Product Authorisation Holder:||Thornton & Ross Ltd., Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK|
|Product name:||Simple Linctus Paediatric Sugar Free|
|Ingredients:||Citric Acid Monohydrate|
|Indications:||Relief of non-productive (dry) coughs.|
|Information about this product, including adverse reactions, precautions, contra-indications, and method of use can be found at:||www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/2810|
A child’s cough can be distressing for both children and adults but coughing helps clear away phlegm from the chest or mucus from the back of the throat.
If the child is over the age of 1, they can try drinking a warm drink of lemon and honey.
To make hot lemon with honey at home, you need to:
It’s normal for a child to have 8 or more colds a year. This is because there are hundreds of different cold viruses and young children have no immunity to any of them as they have never had them before. They gradually build up immunity and get fewer colds.
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