How do you use Duro-Tuss chesty cough liquid?
Shake the bottle before use. Age: Adults and children 12 years and over. Dosage: 10mL. How Often: Every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 4 times a day).
How long does Duro-Tuss expectorant take to work?
Each 15mL contains pholcodine 15mg, bromhexine hydrochloride 12mg, sugar free, contains methyl hydroxybenzoate 0.1% w/v and propyl hydroxybenzoate 0.02% w/v as preservatives. Sugar free. Pharmacology: Cough suppressant and mucolytic giving relief over 8 to 10 hours.
Does Duro-Tuss liquid make you drowsy?
This medicine may cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive a vehicle or operate machinery.
What type of cough is Duro-Tuss expectorant suitable for?
Indication. Duro-Tuss Cough Liquid Expectorant is a cough mixture used to relieve stubborn and irritating productive coughs (i.e. a cough that raises mucous/sputum from the respiratory tract) associated with bronchitis and other respiratory tract infections.
What are the side effects of Duro-Tuss?
The following side effects may occur occasionally in those using Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Forte:
- Nausea and vomiting.
- Diarrhoea / laxative effect.
- Stomach pain.
- Indigestion or abdominal fullness.
- Headache and dizziness.
How does Duro-Tuss work?
Helps break down mucus and helps clear the chest in conditions accompaneid by excessive mucus secretions such as common cold, influenza, infections of the respiratory tract or in other conditions where excess mucus is producted. Temporary relief of dry coughs.
What does Duro-Tuss expectorant do?
DURO-TUSS Expectorant Cough Liquid contains a double action formulation to clear chest congestion and relieve stubborn coughs. For dry coughs with chest congestion. DURO-TUSS Expectorant Cough Liquid contains a double action formulation to clear chest congestion and relieve stubborn coughs.
What is Duratuss used for?
This combination medication is used to temporarily treat cough and runny/stuffy nose (nasal congestion) caused by infections (such as the common cold), allergies (such as hay fever), and other breathing illnesses.
How often can you take Duro-Tuss?
Adults & Children over 12 years: Take one tablet every 4 – 6 hours as required. The maximum dose is 4 tablets per day. Do not use in children under 12 years of age.
Is Duro-Tuss for dry cough?
DURO-TUSS Dry Cough Lozenges relieve dry coughs and associated sore throats. Slowly dissolve lozenges in the mouth, one at a time. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional. Caution: This medicine contains 31g isomalt per 12 lozenges (maximum recommended daily dose).
Do you swallow Duro-Tuss?
Swallow the capsules whole and do not open them.
How does Duro-Tuss dry cough work?
Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Liquid Regular contains the active ingredient pholcodine. Pholcodine is a cough suppressant that works in the part of the nervous system involved in controlling the cough reflex. The cough reflex is designed to protect the body by clearing foreign material and excess mucous.