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GALLOWAYS COUGH EXPECTORANT
Active substance(s): GUAIFENESIN / GUAIFENESIN / GUAIFENESIN
NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT
Galloway’s Cough Expectorant
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
For excipients see 6.1.
For the relief of chesty coughs, hoarseness and sore throats associated with
upper respiratory tract infections.
Posology and method of administration
Route of administration: oral.
Adults and the elderly: 10 ml maximum every 2-3 hours.
Children 3-12 years: 5 ml maximum every 2-3 hours.
Galloway’s Cough Expectorant is contraindicated in individuals with known
hypersensitivity to the product or any of its components.
Special warnings and precautions for use
Not more than twelve doses should be given in any 24 hours. Do not exceed the
Do not take with any other cough and cold medicine.
Consult a pharmacist or other healthcare professional before use in children under 6
Interactions with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Pregnancy and lactation
No known restrictions.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Excessive overdose will cause self-limiting vomiting.
Guaifenesin is reported to have effects on lowering the viscosity of tenacious
Preclinical safety data
No pre-clinical safety problems have been reported.
List of excipients
Sodium Benzoate (E211)
Acetic Acid (80% pure)
Citric Acid Monohydrate
Aniseed Flavour FP682/A
Cough Flavour 580.107/T
Caramel 15712 (E150)
Filtered tap water
Special precautions for storage
Nature and contents of container
75 ml bottle: R.O.P.P. Aluminium cap or plastic cap.
150 ml bottle: R.O.P.P. Aluminium cap or plastic cap.
300 ml bottle: R.O.P.P. Aluminium cap or plastic cap.
Instructions for use, handling, (and disposal)
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