Robitussin-Cough---Chest-Congestion-Oral-Liquid-Vanilla-Cherry-Flavour-200ml

Robitussin Cough & Chest Congestion Oral Liquid Vanilla Cherry Flavour 200ml

Robitussin Cough & Chest congestion works to help control an irritating persistent cough with occasional phlegm.

$11.99

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Description and use

It contains both a cough suppressant Dextromethorphan which helps quieten the cough for up to 8 hours and an expectorant Guaiphenesin which helps increase the flow of natural secretions along the lower respiratory tract.


**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.

Dosage

Adults and Children 12 years and over: Take 10ml every 6-8 hours orally when necessary. Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours.

Children 6 – 12 years: Take 5ml every 6-8 hours orally when necessary. Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours.

Active Ingredients

Each 10mL of oral liquid contains: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 30mg and Guaiphenesin 200mg .

Warnings

Do not exceed the recommended dosage. Do not use in children under 2 years of age. For children 2 to 6 years of age consult a healthcare professional before use.