Through its active ingredients, BENYLIN® Dry Cough helps to suppress the coughing mechanism, reducing the urge to cough and hence making it easier for you to get a good nights sleep.
How it works?
BENYLIN® Dry Coughs contains dextromethorphan which helps to suppress the cough mechanism, and levomenthol, a decongestant which works to help relieve stuffiness in the nose to help make breathing easier. It also contains diphenhydramine which works to help relieve a runny nose.
What is a dry cough?
A dry cough is also known as a non-productive cough because it does not produce any phlegm. Dry coughs are caused by an inflammation of the upper airways caused by dust, foreign bodies or an infection.
Directions for use:
For oral use only.
Do not use more than the stated dose shown.
Adults and children aged 12 years and over:
Take two 5 ml spoonfuls 3 to 4 times a day
Not suitable for children under 12 years
Do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours. If symptoms persist, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
The active ingredients in 5ml are: 14mg Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride, 6.5mg Dextromethorphan hydrobromide and 2mg Levomenthol
Other ingredients are: 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.
This product contains 5% ethanol (alcohol)
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.