What is Numark Simple Linctus Sugar Free?
Numark Simple Linctus Sugar Free is a medicine that helps to relieve the symptoms of a dry cough. The active ingredient is citric acid, which coats the throat and reduces irritation, helping to provide relief for cough symptoms.
What causes a cough?
A cough can be the result of a number of different conditions but the main causes are infection, such as a cold or the flu, as well as an allergy. A dry cough is the result of a tickly throat and can cause throat irritation. A mucus cough is caused when an excess of mucus is produced in the throat and chest. This mucus causes a cough as a cough is the body’s response in trying to remove the mucus.
Who is this medicine suitable for?
This medicine is suitable for adults only. It should not be used by anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the liquid solution. If you have an intolerance to some sugars or are using medication for another condition, then speak to a doctor before using Numark Simple Linctus Sugar Free.
Can this medicine be used by someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding?
This medicine should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or breastfeeding unless advised to do so by a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist.
How should Numark Simple Linctus Sugar Free be used?
The recommended dosage for this medicine for this medicine is one 5ml spoonful taken 3-4 times a day. If symptoms still persist after using, speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist for advice.
Are there any side effects?
Like with many types of medication, there is a chance of side effects. A side effect is most likely caused by an allergic reaction or by exceeding the recommended dosage. If you notice any side effect, stop using and speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist as soon as possible. You can also record any side effect that you notice 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.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
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