Codral Multi Action Cold And Flu 24 tablets (approximately 3 day pack)
Codral most complete formula for relief from 7 symptoms of cold & flu:
- Body Aches and Pains
- Blocked Nose
- Runny Nose
- Watery Eyes
Gluten free, lactose free
Understanding Active Ingredients
The CODRAL® range of products provides effective temporary relief from a range of cold & flu symptoms. CODRAL® products are Pharmacy Only medicines and contain two or more of four key ingredient types to help relieve different symptoms.
Paracetamol is an analgesic that is thought to inhibit a pain-transmitting enzyme produced in the brain.
Paracetamol works to relieve headaches and other body aches and pains. Paracetamol also helps reduce fever.
Codeine Phosphate is a strong pain reliever from the morphine family. Codeine works by altering the way that pain is received by pain receptors in the brain and spinal cord.
Codeine works to relieve headaches and body aches and pain.
Dextromethorphan is used for the relief of a dry cough. It works by suppressing the cough reflex.
Guaiphenesin is used for the relief of a mucus cough. It works by thinning the mucus to loosen chest congestion which helps to cough it up and get it off your chest.
Chlorpheniramine Maleate is a sedating antihistamine. It is used for the relief of a runny nose and watery eyes. As it is a sedating antihistamine, it also aids rest.
Pseudoephedrine helps to relieve blocked and runny noses. Medicines containing Pseudoephedrine are found behind the counter and your pharmacist will advise you if these medicines are right for you.
Phenylephrine helps to relieve blocked and runny noses. Medicines containing Phenylephrine can be found in front of the counter and may be self selected by the consumer.
Children 12 years and adults: 2 tablets once every 4-6 hours as necessary. Maximum 8 tablets in 24 hours
Codeine Phosphate 9.5mg
Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg