Benylin tablets relieve cold and flu symptoms. Containing paracetamol, it is designed to relieve high temperature as well as aches and pains. It attacks the 4 main symptoms of the flu, which are:
There are 3 active ingredients which work together. They act as an antihistamine and decongestant, combating sneezing, a blocked or runny nose and other symptoms that come with flu.
Do not use this medicine if:
Talk to your doctor before use if:
Other precautions are listed in the patient information leaflet that comes with this treatment.
You can use this medicine whilst taking oral contraceptives, also known as ‘the pill’, as well as anticonvulsants (epilepsy treatment). However, this medicine may not treat flu symptoms as effectively.
We recommend that you speak to your doctor or another healthcare professional before taking this medicine if you think you are pregnant, think you may be or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you take more than the recommended dosage, immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose. Even if you feel well, there could be a delayed risk to serious liver damage.
If you miss a dose of tablets, carry on taking them as normal. Do not make up for lost medication by taking more, this will have a negative effect.
If your symptoms persist, contact your doctor or another healthcare professional for advice on how to stop the symptoms.
Like all medicines, Benylin 4 Flu tablets may have side effects, however not everybody is affected in the same way. If you experience any of the following, discontinue use immediately and seek medical advice:
Some people have been known to develop an increase heartbeat or have awareness of their heartbeat (palpitations). Whilst others have experienced restlessness and sleep problems.
There are several different ways of ridding the flu, as well as taking tablets. Sometimes illnesses creep up on us and there is no way of dodging them.
Making sure that you rest, stay warm and drink lots of warm drinks can stop the flu from taking over too much.
Keep your nose clear, and having steamy showers may also help to clear your sinuses and ease your breathing.
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