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Active substance(s): AMYLMETACRESOL

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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 via the Yellow Card Scheme
By reporting side effects you can help
provide more information on the safety of
this medicine.



These lozenges are recommended for the
relief of sore throats and coughs.
They contain the active ingredient
amylmetacresol which has antiseptic
properties in a soothing base.

4. Possible side effects

Like all medicines, these lozenges can cause
side effects, although not everybody gets
If you get any of these serious side effects,
stop taking this medicine. See a doctor at once:
• Difficulty in breathing, swelling of the face,
neck, tongue or throat and rash (severe
allergic reactions).
This other effect is less serious. If it bothers
you, talk to a pharmacist:
• Sore tongue


They are clear, round reddish-purple lozenges.
They are available in blister packs of 36.

August 2013

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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