Benylin Mucus Cough Max Honey & Lemon Flavour Syrup helps to relieve chesty (productive) coughs by thinning and loosening chest mucus (phlegm), making it easier to cough up.
What is Benylin Mucus Cough Max Honey & Lemon syrup?
This Benylin cough syrup is a solution that treats a mucus cough and reduces congestion in the chest. It works by breaking down the mucus that has built up in the chest and the throat. Breaking down the mucus will make it much easier to move it from the chest and throat. The active ingredient of this medicine is guaifenesin.
What causes a mucus cough?
A mucus cough, like any a cough, is most likely caused by an infection such as a cold or flu, as well as an allergic reaction like hay fever. A mucus cough is as a result of mucus or phlegm building up in the chest or throat, causing a blockage. A cough is a response to the blockage, as it is an attempt to remove the mucus or phlegm that is the cause.
Who is this mucus cough medicine suitable for?
This medicine is suitable to be used by adults and children aged 12 and over. It should not be used by anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the syrup.
How to Use:
Adults and adolescents aged 12 years and over: Two 5 ml spoonfuls four times a day.
Do not use in children under 12 years.
Do not use more than 4 doses in 24 hours.
Do not take more medicine than the label tells you to.
As with all similar medicines, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist if symptoms persist for more than 7 days.
Active Ingredients: Each 5 ml of syrup contains: Guaifenesin 100mg.
Also contains: Ethanol, glucose and sucrose