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EXPECTORANT COUGH SYRUP

Active substance(s): GUAIFENESIN

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Product
Title

Care Mucus Cough 200mg/15ml Syrup
Sugar Free

Component

Leaflet

Pack Size

150ml

IG Code

25354301

Dimensions

210 x 148mm flat (27 x 148mm folded)

Proof No.

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Date

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Data Matrix: 25354301 VERIFIED

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29.07.2015

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MHRA/IMB
submission Yes
required

New product introduction on
Perrigo licence
Reason for
Change

gill.kennedy

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Date

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10006

Issued by
Date

Approved by
Date

29.07.2015

CRN

25354301

Artwork No 587013

PL 12063/0021

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Proof No.

25354301

Keep out of the sight and reach
of children.
Do not store above 25°C.
Do not use this medicine after the
expiry date printed on the label.

210 x 148mm flat (27 x 148mm folded)

Do not take with any other cough
and cold medicine.
If your symptoms persist or worsen,
you must see a doctor or pharmacist.

5. How to store your
medicine

Dimensions

Do not give to children under
12 years of age.

Text revised: August 2015

25354301

Do not take more medicine than
the label tells you to.

Manufacturer: Thornton & Ross Ltd.,
Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5QH,
UK.

150ml

Do not take this medicine if you:
• are allergic to guaifenesin or any
of the other ingredients.
• suffer from porphyria, which is a
type of blood disorder that causes
skin or nervous system problems.

Adults, the elderly and children
12 years and over: 15ml.
Each dose should be taken as
required, but do not repeat the dose
more frequently than every 6 hours.
Not more than 3 doses should be
taken in any 24 hours.

Reporting side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to
your doctor, pharmacist or nurse.
This includes any possible side
effects not listed in this leaflet.
You can also report side effects
directly via the Yellow Card Scheme
at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
By reporting side effects you can
help provide more information on the
safety of this medicine.

The Marketing Authorisation holder
is Wrafton Laboratories Limited,
Braunton, Devon, EX33 2DL, UK.

IG Code

2. Is this medicine suitable
for you?

Shake the bottle well before use.
Measure the syrup using the dosing
cup provided.

7. Who makes this
medicine?

Pack Size

This cough syrup is used to loosen
stubborn mucus (phlegm) and provide
relief from chesty coughs.

3. How to take this medicine

Rare side effects are:
• stomach ache and discomfort,
nausea (feeling sick), vomiting
(being sick).
• allergic reactions such as skin rash.

This product is available in a pack
size of 150ml.

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This medicine contains:
• guaifenesin which is an
expectorant to help loosen phlegm.

• T
 his medicinal product contains
small amounts of ethanol (alcohol),
less than 100mg per 15ml dose.

Most people do not have any side
effects while taking this medicine.
However, if you experience any side
effects, or anything else unusual
happens, stop taking this medicine
immediately, and see your doctor or
pharmacist.

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1. What is this medicine and
what is it used for?

4. Possible side effects

Leaflet

Information about some of the
ingredients in this medicine:
before you take this medicine
because it contains important
• Contains sorbitol (E420)
information you need to know.
approximately 3.1g per 15ml
If you have been told by
Issued dose.
by
This medicine is available without
prescription, however, you still need Date your doctor that you have an
intolerance to some sugars,
MHRA/IMB
to use this product carefully to get
Yes
submission
contact your doctor before taking
the
best
results
from
it.
required
this medicinal product.
Keep this leaflet as you may need to
read it again.
• Contains the colouring agent
Ask your pharmacist if you need
ponceau 4R(E124) . May cause
more information or advice.
allergic reactions.

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Reason for New product introduction on
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The other ingredients are: water,
glycerin, sorbitol (E420), sodium
cyclamate (E952), sodium saccharin
(E954), carrageenan, potassium
sorbate, flavourings (contain ethanol),
colours (ponceau 4R - E124 and
caramel - E150).

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Each 15ml dose of liquid contains the
active ingredient: guaifenesin 200mg.

Colours Used

10006

6. What is in this medicine?

Care Mucus Cough 200mg/15ml Syrup
Sugar Free

CRN

Guaifenesin

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If you take too much cough liquid
by mistake, contact your doctor or
pharmacist straight away. Very large
doses can cause sickness (nausea
and vomiting).

Product
Title

Artwork No 587013

3. How to take this medicine.

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