Lemsip Cough Syrup For Dry Cough – 180ml

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Lemsip Cough Syrup For Dry Cough – 180ml £8.09
Chesty Cough - 180ml £7.69
Olivia Appleton - Medical Content Writer
Olivia Appleton
Medical Content Writer
James O'Loan - CEO & Superintendent Pharmacist
James O'Loan
CEO & Superintendent Pharmacist

What is Lemsip Cough Syrup for Dry Cough and Sore Throat?

Lemsip Cough Syrup for Dry Cough and Sore Throat provides soothing relief from discomfort caused by dry coughs and sore throat. An unproductive dry cough can cause the throat to become tickly and irritated. Lemsip Cough Syrup can help to coat the throat to soothe and calm irritation and relieve cough symptoms. The liquid format is easy to administer and can be taken up to 4 times a day to keep your throat lubricated and comfortable. If you’re looking for an effective remedy for troublesome dry coughs, try Lemsip Cough Syrup for Dry Cough and Sore Throat. 

What is a dry cough?

A cough is your body’s mechanism for clearing the airways of particles and irritants. An unproductive dry cough doesn’t produce any mucus and can cause your throat to feel tickly, sore and dry. A cough can be caused by a variety of factors including:

  • Viral infections such as cold and flu
  • Accidental inhalation of particles and irritants such as dust and smoke
  • A flare-up of a long-term condition, such as asthma or COPD

A cough will usually clear up by itself within a couple of weeks and isn’t usually a cause for concern. However, if you experience a cough for an extended period of time or you notice other symptoms with the cough that is out of the ordinary, seek immediate advice from your doctor. 

How can Lemsip Cough Syrup provide relief from irritating dry cough?

Lemsip Cough Syrup contains honey, syrup, glycerol, citric acid and lemon termeneless which helps to soothe irritated and sore throats and provide relief from discomfort caused by a dry cough. The portable plastic bottle is perfect for taking on the go to soothe your throat, wherever you are and the easy-to-use dosing cup makes administration easy.

How to use this product

This product is for oral use only. 

Adults and children aged over 12: 10ml taken 3 - 4 times per day.

Children aged 1 - 12: 5ml taken 3 - 4 times per day.

This product should not be given to children under the age of 1. If you take too much of this product, seek advice from your doctor or a Chemist4U pharmacist. 

When NOT to use Lemsip Dry Cough

Do NOT take this medicine if you are allergic to any of the ingredients (see ingredients tab for full list). This product is not suitable for those you are intolerant to sugar. If you are diabetic, please be aware that each 5ml dose contains 3.7g of sugar. Speak to your doctor BEFORE using this product if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Always read the label before using any medicines. 

Can this product cause side effects?

Like all medicines Lemsip may cause side effects. If you experience any discomfort or unpleasant side effects when using this product, seek advice from your doctor or a Chemist4U pharmacist. 

Important 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 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.

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.


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Lemsip Cough Syrup For Dry Cough – 180ml Reviews

By Thuy Tu,
June 29, 2021
Good products
By Lynn Logan,
April 27, 2020
Great service
By Z Farrell,
April 14, 2020
The best syrup for dry cough I've tried. It works and it tastes much better than most other brands which are so bad that I find impossible to swallow them.
By Mandy Dowson,
April 10, 2020
Thank you.
By Irma Britton,
April 06, 2020
Great service and quick delivery

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