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Label for Boots Glycerol Blackcurrant Flavour Cough Syrup

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FRONT OF PACK (Refer to Brand Principles and readability guideline)

Glycerol Blackcurrant Flavour Cough Syrup
Glycerol, Sucrose
 Soothes and relieves dry coughs and sore throat
200 ml e
BACK OF PACK (Refer to Brand Principles and readability guideline)
Read all of this label for full instructions.
Uses: A syrup to relieve irritating tickly, dry coughs and sore throats.

Before you take
X Do not take:

 If you are allergic to any of the ingredients in this medicine
 If you have an intolerance to some sugars, unless your doctor tells you to (this medicine
contains glucose)
People with diabetes should take into account the carbohydrate content of this medicine
(6.9 g per 10 ml).
You can take this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

 How to take this medicine
Check the cap seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not take the medicine.
Adults and children of 5 years and over: Two 5 ml spoonfuls. Swallow this amount 3 or 4
times a day.
Children of 1 to 4 years: One 5 ml spoonful. Give this amount to your child to swallow 3 or
4 times a day.
Do not give to children under 1 year.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your pharmacist or doctor.
If you take or give too much: Talk to a pharmacist or doctor.

Possible side effects
Most people will not have problems.
! If you get any of these serious side effects, stop taking the medicine. See a doctor at
 Difficulty in breathing, swelling of the face, neck, tongue or throat (severe allergic reactions)
If you notice any side effect not listed here, please tell your pharmacist or doctor.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the label edge.

Active ingredients
Each 10 ml of syrup contains Glycerol 1.5 ml, Sucrose 3.4 g.
Also contains: glucose (1.6 g), purified water, citric acid, sodium benzoate, anthocyanin,
flavour (blackcurrant flavour and blackcurrant juice).

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Label for Boots Glycerol Blackcurrant Flavour Cough Syrup

v3 BROMI Copy Licence

PL 00014/0862
Text prepared 09/14
Manufactured by the Marketing Authorisation holder The Boots Company PLC Nottingham
If you need more advice ask your pharmacist.
Use By:
Bar code
Item code
Component code
BRAILLE NAME (on back of pack)
Glycerol Blackcurrant Flavour Cough Syrup

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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