BABY COUGH SYRUP
Active substance(s): DILUTE ACETIC ACID
WOODWARDS BABY COUGH SYRUP
(Dilute acetic acid)
Woodwards Baby Cough Syrup contains the following active ingredient:
Dilute acetic acid BP 0.420 ml/5ml
It also contains the following inactive ingredients:
Tolu flavour solution (sugar free), methyl hydroxybenzoate, propyl hydroxybenzoate,
cannellose sodium, sodium saccharin, sorbitol solution, blackcurrant flavour C3688,
blackcurrant flavour 50013E, water.
A viscous clear liquid with flavour of blackcurrant contained in cartoned amber bottles
containing 100ml of product.
Dilute acetic acid is a mild expectorant in a base with demulcent properties.
Product Licence Holder
Northumbria Pharma Limited
Netpark, Thomas Wright Way , Sedgefield, County Durham TS21 3FD, UK
Cupal Limited, King Street, Blackbum BB22DX
For the symptomatic relief of the irritating and distressing coughs which often accompany
Before Using Woodwards Baby Cough Syrup
The following information should be read before using this product.
Do not use this product if you are sensitive to any of the ingredients listed at the
beginning of this leaflet.
Make sure this product is suitable for you to use - ask your doctor or pharmacist.
This product is not for use by adults or the elderly.
Contains E2 l 6 and E2 l 8, which may cause allergic type reactions, such as itching and
rashes, or wheezing.
Contains sodium, which may be harmful if the child is on a low sodium diet.
Directions for Using Woodwards Baby Cough Syrup
Not appropriate for adults or the elderly.
To be given slowly.
Children 3 months to 1 year: half a S ml spoonful.
Children over 1 year: one 5 ml spoonful.
Children over 2½ years: two 5 ml spoonfuls.
Repeat the dose as needed, every 2 or 3 hours.
There have been no side effects reported following use of this product.
However, if you experience a reaction following use of this product, then discontinue its use
immediately and report this to your doctor or phannacist who will advise you on the
necessary action to take.
This product has a three year shelf life, which is given on the label.
Do not use this product after the expiry date shown on the label.
Woodwards Baby Cough Syrup should be stored out of the reach of children.
Date of preparation: November 2017