Day Nurse Liquid – 240ml

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What is Day Nurse Liquid?

Day Nurse Liquid is a form of treatment that is designed to treat a cold and the flu. The active ingredients that this liquid contains are:

  • Paracetamol
  • Pseudoephedrine
  • Pholcodine

Paracetamol is a commonly found painkiller that will also help to treat a fever. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that eases nasal congestion by thinning the blood vessels in the nose. Pholcodine is a cough suppressant that reduces the effects of a cough.


What causes a cold or the flu?

A cold or the flu is caused by germs that spread from person-to-person. The germs generally enter the body through the eyes, nose or mouth after germs getting into the air through coughing or sneezing. Germs can also get on surfaces by touching them, where they last for up to 24 hours.


Who is Day Nurse suitable for?

Day Nurse is suitable for adults and children aged 16 and over. This medicine is not suitable for anyone who any of the following applies to:

  • Have high blood pressure
  • Heart disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Have difficulty breathing or lung problems
  • Taking amphetamines
  • Taken Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs) as a treatment for depression in the last 14 days

If you are taking any other medication, speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using.


Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use this medicine?

Anyone who is pregnant or breastfeeding should seek medical advice before using this medicine.


How should Day Nurse Liquid be used?

Shake the bottle before use. Use the included measuring cup and fill it to 30ml and take it. Use every 4 hours as needed, up to 4 times a day. Only use 3 times a day if you use any night time medication.


Are there any side effects?

Like with many medicines, there is a chance of side effects. Potential side effects include:

  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Dry mouth
  • A headache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Stomach pain

If you notice a side effect, then stop using and speak to a doctor as soon as possible. You can also record any side effect using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.


Why do I need to answer questions to buy this product?

You do not need a prescription for Day Nurse Liquid, however, you will be asked to complete a short medical questionnaire by your Chemist 4 U pharmacist before we can take your order. This includes some simple questions that all pharmacies legally are required to ask before supplying this kind of product. This helps our pharmacy team to be sure that Day Nurse is the best choice for you.


More Information

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

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.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.


Helpful Advice on Medication Restrictions & Addiction

For further information on our medication restrictions policy, please click here.

If you are concerned about addiction to 'over the counter' medication, we urge you to visit the below links for professional help and advice:


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Hi I’m just enquiring with regards to the day&night capsules or liquid form. Because of religious reasons I can’t consume anything that contains gelatine or alcohol inside so I would like to know about the product if it is suitable for a Muslim to consume due to these 2 ingredients being absent

Day Nurse Liquid Active Ingredients: Paracetamol 1000mg, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride 60mg and Pholcodine 10mg, sucrose, 5% ethanol, liquid gluclose, sodium and glycerol.

This does contain ethanol, a form of alcohol.

The Day and Night Nurse capsules are suitable for a Muslim and listed as halal.

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