BENYLIN TICKLY COUGHS & SORE THROAT NON-DROWSY SYRUP
Active substance(s): GLYCEROL / SUCROSE
& Sore Throat
check that the cap is securely
engaged at all times
& sore throat
This medicine is unlikely to cause side-effects unless you are
allergic to the ingredients. If you experience any side-effects or
you are not sure about anything, talk to your doctor or
Reporting of side-effects
If you get any side-effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse.
This includes any possible side-effects not listed on pack. You can
also report side-effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at:
By reporting side-effects you can help provide more information
on the safety of this medicine.
What’s in this medicine
The active ingredients are: Glycerol 0.75 ml and Sucrose 1.707 g
Other ingredients are: citric acid monohydrate, sodium benzoate
(E211), cough syrup 513277 flavour (contains aniseed, liquorice,
propylene glycol and ethanol), black treacle, liquid glucose and
What the medicine looks like
Benylin Tickly Coughs & Sore Throat Non-Drowsy Syrup is a clear,
dark brown liquid available in 150 ml bottles.
It contains 0.75 ml of glycerol and 1.707 g sucrose, the active
ingredients, in every 5 ml of medicine.
The Marketing Authorisation holder is:
McNeil Products Ltd, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3UG, UK.
The manufacturer is:
McNeil Iberica S.L.U., 28805 Madrid, Spain
This carton was revised in October 2015.
Benylin is a registered trade mark.
Design is an applied trade mark.
Main body text
57 x 57 x 136 mm
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What this medicine is for
Benylin Tickly Coughs & Sore Throat Non-Drowsy Syrup is a
soothing cough syrup which relieves irritating tickly, dry coughs
and sore throats.
Before taking this medicine
This product is suitable for most people, but a few people should
not use it. If you are in any doubt you should contact your doctor
Do not use this medicine…
■ If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
■ Do not give this medicine to your child if s/he is under 1 year old.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist
■ If you have an intolerance to some sugars.
■ If this applies to you now or in the past, talk to a doctor or pharmacist.
Some of the ingredients can cause problems
■ This product contains 1.85 g glucose and 1.707 g sucrose in each
5 ml, which may be harmful to the teeth. If you have been told by
your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact
your doctor before using this medicine. This should be taken into
account in patients with diabetes.
■ Carbohydrate content of this medicine is 3.85 g per 5 ml.
■ This product contains small amounts of ethanol (alcohol), less
than 100 mg per 5 ml dose.
■ You can take this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
How to use this medicine
Check the information below to see how much medicine to take.
■ For oral use only.
■ Do not take more than the stated dose below.
■ Check the cap seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not
take this medicine.
Children under 1 year
Do not give to children under 1 year old.
Adults and Children 1 year and over
Children 1 – 5 years
One 5 ml spoonful
Adults (including the elderly) Two 5 ml spoonfuls
and children over 5 years
• Give the dose 3 or 4 times within 24 hours, if needed.
• If symptoms persist, contact your pharmacist or doctor.
! If anyone has taken too much
FOR POSITION ONY
Storing this medicine
There are no special storage instructions for this medicine.
Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Retain carton for full instructions.
Do not use your medicine after the date shown as the expiry
date on the packaging.
Keep the bottle tightly closed. Medicines should not be
disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your
pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required.
These measures will help to protect the environment. Retain
carton for full instructions.
Benylin Tickly Coughs & Sore Throat
Size: 57 x 57 x 136 mm
size: 7 pt Carton Tickly Coughs 150ml
If anyone has taken too much of this product, contact a doctor
or your nearest Accident & Emergency department (Casualty),
taking this pack with you.
! If you forget to take a dose
If you forget a dose, take the next dose when needed. Do not
take a double dose.
Benylin Tickly Coughs & Sore
Job bag: 15-0270 v 3
size: 116 x 51 mm
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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