WOODWARDS BABY COUGH LINCTUS
Active substance(s): DILUTE ACETIC ACID / DILUTE ACETIC ACID / DILUTE ACETIC ACID
NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT
Baby Cough Syrup
Woodwards Baby Cough Linctus
Babelix Baby Cough Syrup
Cupal Baby Cough Syrup
Peels Baby Cough Syrup
Tremletts Baby Cough Syrup
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Dilute acetic acid BP 0.420ml
For the symptomatic relief of the irritating and distressing coughs which often
Posology and method of administration
To be given slowly.
Children 3 months to 1 year: half a 5m1 spoonful.
Over 1 year: one 5ml spoonful.
Over 2½ years: two 5ml spoonfuls.
Repeat as needed every 2 or 3 hours.
Not appropriate for adults or the elderly.
Special warnings and precautions for use
Keep out of the reach of children.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Pregnancy and lactation
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Baby cough syrup contains dilute acetic acid (a mild expectorant) in a sugar free
blackcurrant flavoured demulcent base
Preclinical safety data
List of excipients
Tolu flavour solution (sugar free), methyl hydroxybenzoate, propyl hydroxybenzoate,
carmellose sodium, sodium saccharin, sorbitol solution, blackcurrant flavour C3688,
blackcurrant flavour 50013E, water.
36 months unopened.
Special precautions for storage
Nature and contents of container
100ml: amber glass bottles with white polypropylene screw cap.
Special precautions for disposal
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
Ayrton Saunders Limited,
Walworth Industrial Estate,
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)
DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE
06/04/1990 / 24/11/2010
DATE OF REVISION OF THE TEXT
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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