Robitussin Cough & Chest Congestion 200ml
Robitussin DM controls coughs and helps clear chest congestion. It contains both a cough suppressant Dextromethorphan which helps quieten the cough for up to 6-8 hours and an expectorant Guaiphenesin which helps increase the flow of natural secretions along the lower respiratory tract. This combination works together to help control an irritating persistent cough with occasional phlegm.
Each 10mls of oral liquid contains:
* Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 30mg
* Guaiphenesin 200mg
* Also contains Ethanol (Alcohol) 40mg/mL (4.8%v/v); Sodium Benzoate, Saccharin Sodium. This product contains sorbitol (21.67g/40ml) which may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea in some people.
Every 6-8 hours orally when necessary.
* Adults and children over 12 years: 10ml
* Children 6-12 years: 5ml
* Children 2-6 years: 2.5ml
Do not exceed 4 doses in a 24 hour period. Not recommended for children under 2 years.
If cough persists for more than one week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache, consult a doctor. If you have a persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, or cough accompanied by excess phlegm, consult a doctor before taking this product. Do not take this product if you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients or if you are taking or have recently taken an antidepressant without first consulting your doctor or pharmacist.