Galloways Bronchial Cough Care
Galloway’s Bronchial Cough Care
Each 10ml of syrup contains Ephedrine hydrochloride 15mg and Guaifenesin 100mg.
For excipients see 6.1.
Syrup for oral administration.
For the relief of chesty coughs. Helps to loosen mucus to make breathing easier.
Route of administration: Oral.
Adults: 10ml up to four times a day.
Children (7-12 years): 5ml up to four times a day.
Children under 7 years: Not suitable.
Galloway’s Bronchial Cough Care is contraindicated in individuals with known hypersensitivity to the product, or any of its components.
As the product contains ephedrine, it is contraindicated in patients with coronary thrombosis, hypertension and thyrotoxicosis.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Asthmatics should consult their doctor before using this product.
It should be used with caution in patients with peripheral vascular disease.
Ephedrine should not be given in conjunction with monoamine oxidase inhibitors or within 14 days of cessation of such treatment.
Ephedrine should be administered with caution in patients receiving chloroform, cyclopropane, halothane, or other halogenated anaesthetics.
Treatment during pregnancy should be avoided unless considered essential by the physician.
In the case of extreme overdose, this may result in CNS effects such as paranoid psychosis and hallucinations, cardiomyopathy and coma. Treatment should consist of symptomatic and supportive therapy including gastric lavage, administration of intravenous fluids and maintenance of blood pressure, body temperature and adequate respiratory exchange.
Ephedrine is a sympathomimetic agent with direct and indirect effects on adrenergic receptors. It has bronchiodilation effects.
Guaifenesin is used widely as an expectorant in cough products and has been for many years.
Ephedrine hydrochloride is readily and completely absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, peak plasma levels being achieved approximately one hour after oral administration. The plasma half-life is reported to be 3-6 hours depending on urinary pH.
Guaifenesin is absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is metabolised and excreted into the urine.
No data presented.
Anise apricot flavour GB20311 Menthol
Stronger Tincture of Capsicum Ethanol 96%
Saccharin sodium Sodium benzoate Citric acid monohydrate Caramel 15712 Filtered water
Do not refrigerate
125ml round amber glass bottle fitted with a ROPP cap
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9. DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION / RENEWAL OF THE AUTHORISATION
16th November 2004