Benadryl PE Dry Cough & Nasal Decongestant 200ml

Benadryl PE Dry Cough & Nasal Congestion is a dual active formulation to provide fast relief from dry coughs and to clear a blocked or runny nose to make breathing easier.



Description and use

Benadryl PE Dry Cough & Nasal Congestion helps to relieve chesty coughs, nasal congestion & a blocked or runny nose.

**Update 1st September 2012 ** The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has carried out a review of the safety and efficacy of registered over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medicines for children aged 2-12 years.

As a result of this review, the TGA has concluded that although there are no immediate safety risks with cough and cold medicines, it is recommended Children under 6 years should not be given medicines to treat cough and cold symptoms and should seek advice from a doctor or pharmacist.


Children 6 to 12 years: 5ml. 12 years and Over: 10ml. One dose every 4 hours as necessary. No more than 6 doses in 24 hours.

Active Ingredients

Each 5ml of oral liquid contains: Dextromethoriphan Hydrobromide 10mg; Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg.


Always read the label. Use only as directed. Ask your doctor before use - if you have high blood pressure, if you are taking anti-depressants, if you have heart problems, if you are pregnant. Phenylephrine may cause sleeplessness in some people. Sorbitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea. See your healthcare professional if symptoms persist.