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KAY-CEE-L SYRUP

Active substance(s): POTASSIUM CHLORIDE

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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 in this leaflet. You can also report side effects
directly (see below). By reporting side effects you can help provide more
information on the safety of this medicine.
United Kingdom
Yellow Card Scheme
Website: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard
Ireland
HPRA Pharmacovigilance
Earlsfort Terrace
IRL - Dublin 2
Tel: +353 1 6764971
Fax: +353 1 6762517
Website: www.hpra.ie
e-mail: medsafety@hpra.ie

Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking this medicine
because it contains important information for you. Always take this
medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor, pharmacist or nurse
have told you.
Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
Ask your pharmacist if you need more information or advice.
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse.
This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. See section 4.
You must talk to a doctor if you do not feel better or if you feel worse.
What is in this leaflet
What you need to know before you take Kay-Cee-L

Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and
the label on the glass bottle after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of
that month.

Contents of the pack and other information

Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your
pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer use. These measures
will help protect the environment.
The name of your medicine is Kay-Cee-L Syrup. In this leaflet your medicine will
be referred to as Kay-Cee-L.

Contents of the pack and other information

Kay-Cee-L is a clear, red, slightly sticky and thick liquid which comes in a 500ml
bottle.

What you need to know before you take
Kay-Cee-L
you are allergic to potassium chloride or any of the other ingredients of this
medicine (listed in Section 6).
you have serious kidney function failure.

This leaflet was last revised in September 2017.

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Kay-Cee-L Syrup

PANTONE 286 C

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Pack Size

500ml

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IG Code

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Yes

Warning and precautions
Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking Kay-Cee-L if:

Use in babies (up to 1 year of age), infants and children
(age 1 to 12 years)
Other medicines and Kay-Cee-L
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take
any other medicines.

losartan),

Do not take this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be
pregnant or are planning to have a baby unless your doctor advises it is essential.
If you forget a dose, do not worry. Do not take a double dose to make up for a
forgotten dose. Take your next dose as usual.
Kay-Cee-L contains sorbitol, carmosine (E122), methyl
parahydroxybenzoate (E218), ethyl parahydroxybenzoate (E214)
and propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E216)

Kay-Cee-L contains 0.4 g/ml sorbitol (a type of sugar). If you have been told by
your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact to your doctor
before taking this medicinal product. Sorbitol may have a mild laxative effect.
Sorbitol has a calorific value of 2.6 kcal/g.
Kay-Cee-L contains carmosine (E122), methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E218),
ethyl parahydroxybenzoate (E214) and propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E216)
which may cause allergic reactions (possibly delayed).

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everyone
gets them.

Rare (may affect up to 1 in 1,000 people)
feeling or being sick.

A doctor or nurse may give you this medicine or you may take it yourself. Always
take this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor, pharmacist or
nurse have told you. Check with your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are not sure.

diarrhoea.
abdominal cramps.

24432305

PCP Header Box

MHRA Header Box
Product Title

Colours Used

Kay-Cee-L Syrup

PANTONE 286 C

Component

Leaflet

Keyline (Non-printing)

Pack Size

500ml

Text Free Area (Non-Printing)

IG Code

24432305

Dimensions

280mm x 280mm flat (140mm x 70mm folded)

Proof No.

4

Date

Fonts Used

Tahoma

Point Sizes Used
Min
Max

9pt

14pt

Operator

Approved by
Date

CST

Artwork No. 906777
CRN

14230

Suffix

Reason for
Change

Amends at request of licence
holder.

A

22.11.2017
Issued by
Date
MHRA/IMB
submission
required

Yes

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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