What is Covonia Dry & Tickly Cough Linctus?
Covonia Dry & Tickly Cough Linctus is a treatment that is designed to provide relief for a dry cough. It works thanks to the active ingredient which is glycerol. Glycerol is a soothing agent that helps to reduce the effects of a cough and a sore throat.
What causes a dry, tickly cough?
A dry, tickly cough is a type of cough that is usually caused by a cold or the flu. It can also be caused by an allergy or by irritants in the throat. It is a cough that will usually last a week or two but can last longer. A cough that lasts longer is known as a persistent cough.
Who is this cough syrup suitable for?
This Covonia medicine is suitable to be used by adults and children aged 1 and over. Do not use if allergic to the ingredients contained in the medicine. Anyone who is using medication for any other condition should speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using.
Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use this medicine?
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, then it is recommended that you speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using.
How should Covonia Dry & Tickly Cough Linctus be used?
The medicine should be taken by the mouth only. Children aged 1-12 should use one 5ml spoonful up to four times a day. For children over the age of 12 and adults, double to dosage to 10ml.
Are there any side effects?
There are no known side effects when using this medicine as directed. However, if not used properly, there is a chance of side effects. If you notice any side effect, then stop using immediately and speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist as soon as possible. You can also record any side effect using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
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