BOOTS NIGHT COLD & FLU RELIEF ORAL SOLUTION

Active substance: PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE

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: other medicines, talk to your p~armacist.
1 This includes medicines prescnbed by your
1 doctor and medicine you have bought for.
1 yourself, including herbal and homeopathic
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remedies.

: Night Cold & Flu Relief Oral Solution
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Read all of this laaftat carefully because it contains important information for you.

This medicine is available without
prescription to treat minor conditions.
1 However, you still need to take it carefully to
1 get the best results from it.
:. Keep this leaflet, you may need to read it again
1e Ask your pharmacist if you need more
: information or advice
1• You must contact a pharmacist or doctor if
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your symptoms worsen or do not improve
1 after 7 days
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What this medicine is for

This medicine contains Paracetamol, an
: analgesic, which relieves pain and reduces
fever, a decongestant to relieve a blocked
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nose and a cough suppressant to relieve
coughing. It also contains an antihistamine,
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which causes drowsiness and helps you to
: get a restful night's sleep.
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It is made specially for night-time and contains a
combination of ingredients to give you relief from
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the major symptoms of colds and flu. It relieves
fever, aches and pains, nasal congestion, dry,
1 tickly coughs and helps you sleep.

: Before you take this medicine
This medicine can be taken by adults and
1 children of 16 years and over. However,
some people should not talke this medicine
: or should seek the advice of their
1 pharmacist or doctor first.
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not take:

If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
1 in this medicine
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• If you have heart disease or have high
: blood pressure (including that due to a
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tumour near your kidneys)
:• If you have dialbetes, glaucoma or an
1 overactive thyroid
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• If you have severe kidney disease, liver
: failure, long term lung problems (e.g.
1 bronchitis or bronchiectasis)
:• If you are taking monoamine oxidase
1 inhibitors (for depression) or have taken
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them within the last 14 days
:• If you have an intolerance to soma
1 sugars, unless your doctor tells you to (this
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medicine contains maltitol liquid)
:. If you are a man with prostate problems
1 If you are pregnant or braastfaading

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~How to take this medicine

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f Talk to your pharmacist or doctor::

• If you have asthma
• If you have other kidney or liver problems
Qncluding a disease caused by drinking
alcohoO
• If you are on a controlled sodium diet (each
30 ml contains 33 mg of sodium)
• If you are dependent on alcohol or have
epilepsy, brain injury or disease (this
medicine contains alcohol which may be
harmful to you)

Check the seal is not broken before first
use. If it is, do not take the medicine.
Take at bedtime only. Use the measuring
cup provided.
How often
to taka
At bedtime only
children of
16years
and over

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Other important information:

Driving and using machines: This
medicine can affect your ability to drive or use
machines as it may make you feel sleepy or


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~ZZXot drive or use machines while taking this

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medicine until you are sure you are not
affected
• It is an offence to drive if this medicine affects
your ability to drive
• However, you would not be committing an
offence if:
- The medicine has been prescribed to treat a
medical or dental problem and
- You have taken it according to the
instructions given by the prescriber or in the
infonmation provided with the medicine and
- It was not affecting your ability to drive safely
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are not 1
sure whether it is safe for you to drive while
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taking this medicine.
Do not drink alcohol (e.g. wine, beers,
spirits) whilst taking this medicine (propylene 1
glycol may enhance the effects of alcohoO.
lnfonnation about soma of the
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ingredients: Each 30 ml contains 1169 mg ofi
alcohol (ethanoO equivalent to 29 ml of beer or
12 ml of wine.
Glycerol may cause headache, stomach upset
and diarrhoea.

Most people will not have problems, but
some may get some.
I If you get any of these serious side
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effects, stop taking the medicine. See a
: doctor at once:
1e Difficulty in breathing, swelling of the face,
: neck, tongue or throat (severe allergic
1 reactions)
: If you get any of the following side
1 effects see your phannacist or doctor:
:• Drowsiness, tiredness, dizziness, muscular
1 weakness
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• Feeling sick, being sick, diarrhoea,
: constipation, stomach upset, stomach

If you take other medicines






Do not take anything else containing
paracetamol while taking this medicine.
Before you talke this medicine, make sure
that you tell your pharmacist about ANY
other medicines you might be using at the
same time, particularly the following:
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Strong pain killers, sedatives, tranquillisers,
tricyclic antidepressants
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Atropine
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Domperidone or metoclopram1de (for feel1ng 1
sick or being sick)
Colestyramine (to reduce blood fat levels)
Warfarin or other blood thinners

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This medicine should be swallowed.
Do not give to children under 16 years.
Do not take more medicine than the label
tells you to.
Do not take this medicine for more than
7 days, unless your doctor tells you to.
If you do not get better, talk to your doctor.
Talk to a doctor at once if you take too
much of this medicine even if you feel well.
This is because of the risk of delayed,
serious liver damage.

Possible side effects

l 111is medicine contains paracetamol.



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:• pains he, blurred VISion, nng1ng 1n the ears,
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Headac
: loss of appetite
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• lrritalbility, nightmares, hallucinations
: (particularly in children)
1• Fast heart rate, shaking, difficulty in passing
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urine, dry mouth, phlegm on the chest,
: sweating
1e Skin rash
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• Unusual bruising or infections such as sore
throats - this may be a sign of very rare
changes in the blood
If any side effect becomes severe, or
you notice any side effect not listed
here, please tell your phannacist or
doctor.

If you get any side effects, talk to your
doctm pharmacist or nurse. This includes
any ~ssible side effects not listed in this
leaflet. You can also report side effects
directly via the Yellow Gard Scheme at:
www.mhra.gov.uklyellowcard. By reporting
side effects you can help provide more
information on the safety of this medicine.

How to store this medicine
Do not store albove 25°C.
Keep this medicine in a safe place out of the
sight and reach of children, preferalbly in a
locked cupboard.
Use by the date on the end flap of the
carton. After this date retum any unused
product to your nearest pharmacy for safe
disposal.

What is in this medicine
Each 30 ml of oral solution contains
Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 25 mg,
Paracetamol 1000 mg, Pholcodine 10 mg,
Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride 60 mg.
Also contains: glycerol (E422), propylene
glycol, maltitolliquid (E965), purified water,
ethanol (4.8 vol %), citric acid, sodium citrate,
sodium benzoate (E211), acesulfame
potassium, quinoline yellow (E1 04), patent
blue V (E131), flavours (peppenmint, aniseed).
The pack contains 120 ml of oral solution.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

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Who makes this medicine

Manufactured for the Marketing Authorisation
Holder The Boots Company PLC, Nottingham,
NG2 3AA by BCM Ltd, Nottingham NG90 2PR.
Leaflet prepared April 2014
If you would like any further information
about this medicine, please contact
The Boots Company PLC Nottingham
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