Designed to benefit those with a dry, hacking cough Benylin Dry Coughs Original is a proven and popular medicine that can help to suppress the urge to cough. This can help to ease both the discomfort and the embarrassment of continual coughing. The medicine is also able to help with other symptoms.
When feeling under the weather, try hot foods contain chilli or chilli pepper. They can naturally unblock noses and help to warm you up.
When you have a dry persistent cough, you can end up feeling drained and uncomfortable because of the continued hacking coughing. Trying to suppress the cough can make matters even worse but you can get a helping hand when you use Benylin Dry Coughs Original. This medication is able to help relieve the cough and suppress the mechanism so that you are less likely to keep coughing. In addition, the active ingredients in this medicine can help to ease congestion and tackle a runny nose, which means that you get to benefit from relief from many of your symptoms.
Children aged 6 - 12 years old: Take one 5ml spoonful up to four times a day. Adults, including the elderly and children 12 years and over: Take two 5ml spoonfuls up to four times a day.
Please do not exceed the maximum daily dose of: 6 - 12 years: 20mL daily. 12 years and over: 40mL daily. Do not take more frequently than every 4 - 6 hours.
The active ingredients contained in this medicine is/are:
Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 14mg, dextromethorphan hydrobromide 6.5mg and Levomenthol 2mg.
The medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:
Liquid glucose, sucrose, ethanol, glycerol, sodium citrate, saccharin sodium, citric acid monohydrate, sodium benzoate (E211), caramel (E150), raspberry flavour, carbomer, Ponceau 4R (E124) and water.
Please click here for an explanation of active and inactive ingredients
Not everyone will experience side effects when they take medication, however if you do they can include:
Occasionally dizziness, upset stomach, nausea or vomiting may occur.
This medicine may also cause drowsiness or difficulty in concentration. If affected do not drive or operate machinery.
Do not take with alcoholic drink.
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product. May cause drowsiness Avoid alcohol and in pregnancy. Not to be used by patients taking MAOIs (Monoamine oxidase inhibitors for depression)or those who have taken them in the previous 14 days. Not for use in respiratory failure, narrow-angle glaucoma or symptomatic prostatic hypertrophy. Use with caution in moderate to severe renal or hepatic dysfunction. Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
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We always aim to dispatch all orders within 24 hours of them being received, if we are unable to meet this
high standard for whatever reason we will always contact you to advise you of the delay.
We offer free UK standard delivery on orders over £40.
The following delivery options are available:
- Standard Delivery - 2/3 day delivery - £2.95
- Express Delivery - 1/2 day delivery - £4.45
- Special Delivery (Guaranteed before 1pm) - £8.95
- Saturday Guaranteed before 1pm - £10.45
The cut-off for same day dispatch of orders is 4pm. Orders processed after this time will be dispatched the following working day. Orders are dispatched Monday - Friday. Orders will not be processed on weekends or bank holidays.
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Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt.
Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.
Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering.
We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.