BROOKE GREEN LOBELIA & SQUILL COUGH MIXTURE
Active substance(s): LOBELIA LIQUID EXTRACT 1:1 50% ALCOHOL / SQUILL LIQUID EXTRACT 1:10 5.8% ACETIC ACID
Brooke Green Lobelia and Squill Cough Mixture
Lobelia herb and Squill bulb Extract
Please read this leaflet carefully before using Brooke Green Lobelia and Squill
Cough Mixture. It contains important information about this product.
Keep this leaflet. You may want to read it again. If you need more information or
advice, pleas e as k your doctor, pharmacis t or qualified healthcare practitioner.
W hat is in this leaflet
What this product is and what it is used for
Before you take this product
How to take this product
Possible side effects
How to store this product
1. W hat this product is and w hat it is used for
Brooke Green Lobelia and Squill Cough Mixture is a traditional herbal medicinal product
used for the relief of coughs such as chesty coughs, and dry, tickly coughs based on
traditional use only.
2. Before you take this product
Do not take this product if you:
- are pregnant or breastfeeding
- are under 12 years old
- are allergic to any of the ingredients (see section 6)
- have any type of heart condition.
You should also know:
This product contains approximately 26 mg ethanol (alcohol) per dose equivalent to
0.7 ml of beer or 0.3 ml of wine. Harmful for people suffering from alcoholism or
3. How to take this product
For oral use only.
Adults the elderly and children over 12 years
Take one 5ml teaspoonful three or four times a day.
Do not exceed the stated dose
This formulation is not suitable for children under 12.
If you take too much of this product (overdose)
If you take more than the recommended dose, speak to a doctor, pharmacist or
healthcare practitioner and take this leaflet with you.
If you forget to take this product
Continue to take your usual dose at the usual time. It does not matter if you have
missed a dose.
If your symptoms worsen or do not improve after 7 days, or adverse
reactions not mentioned in the leaflet occur, speak to your doctor,
pharmacist or healthcare practitioner.
If you have any questions, or are unsure about anything, please ask your doctor,
pharmacist or healthcare practitioner.
4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this product can have side effects, although not everybody gets
them. These include:
- digestive upsets (nausea, vomiting or diarrhoea)
If these persist or become troublesome stop taking the product. Stop taking this
product immediately if you experience any allergic skin reaction.
5. How to store this product
Do not use after the expiry date shown on the bottle
Return any out of date medicine to your pharmacist who will dispose of it for you.
This product does not require any special storage conditions. Keep the bottle tightly closed.
Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children
6. Further information
Brooke Green Lobelia and Squill Cough Mixture is a straw to light brown liquid.
Ingredients: 0.065 ml of liquid extract from dried Lobelia (Lobelia inflata L.) herb (1:1).
Extraction solvent: ethanol 50% v/v and 1 ml of liquid extract from dried Squill (Urginea
maritima L.) bulb (1:10). Extraction solvent: acetic acid (5.8 % w/v)
This product also contains the following ingredients:
Glycerol and Concentrated Apple Juice
This product is available in packs of 100 ml and 200ml. Not all pack sizes may be
Manufacturer and Traditional Herbal Registration Holder:
Rutland Biodynamics Ltd., Town Park Farm, Brooke, Rutland LE15 8DG
THR No: 28255/0019
If you would like further information about this product
Contact: Brooke Green Ltd, Woodfield House, Moreton Valence, Glos, GL2 7NB.
You can help to make medicines safer by reporting any side-effects to the Yellow Card
Scheme at www.yellowcard.gov.uk. Alternatively you can get a paper Yellow Card
form from your GP's surgery or pharmacy, or call freephone 0808 100 3352 (available
10.00am – 2.00 pm Monday – Friday).
Leaflet prepared: September 2010
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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