Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Lozenges

Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Lozenges

Manufacturer:

iNova

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pholcodine 5.5 mg, cetylpyridinium Cl 1.33 mg
Indications/Uses
To suppress unproductive coughs & soothe sore throats. To reduce bacteria responsible for coughs & sore throats.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr Initial dose of 2 loz, 1 at a time, then 1-2 loz as required 3 hrly. Max: 12 loz/day. Childn 5-12 yr 1 loz 3 hrly. Max: 6 loz/day.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Lactation. Contains isomalt (excessive consumption may have a laxative effect). Paed.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
ATC Classification
R05DA08 - pholcodine ; Belongs to the class of opium alkaloids and derivatives. Used as cough suppressant.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Lozenges
Packing/Price
(orange flavour; sugar free) 24's
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