Care Codeine Sugar Free Oral Solution is for treating dry and unproductive coughs. It contains the active ingredient Codeine phosphate that can help to suppress the body's need to cough especially when a cough is unproductive. An unproductive cough does not produce any phlegm. Dry coughs are caused by an inflammation of the upper airways due to dust, foreign bodies or an infection. Care Codeine Sugar Free Oral Solution coats the throat and offers relief from itchiness and irritation in the throat.
Take care when consuming as the dosage amount varies according to your age: Adults: ONE 5ml spoonful up to four times a day. The elderly should ask their doctor for advice. A lower dose may be more suitable. Do not give to children under 18 years old. Do not exceed the stated dose.
If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars contact your doctor before using this medicinal product.
May cause slow or shallow breathing if taken in large doses. If you notice these or any other side effects stop using the product and consult your doctor.
Codeine may interact with other medicines. Take care with other opioid pain killers, mexiletine, monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOls) antidepressants, domperidone, and metoclopramide. Do not take codeine while you are breastfeeding as codeine and morphine pass into breastmilk. Codeine Linctus may cause drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, or blurred vision. If you are affected, do not drive, operate machinery, or do any activities that require complete focus and concentration. Do not drink alcohol when taking Codeine Linctus.
This product may cause dependency if used continuously for more than three days without a break.
We aim to deliver orders within 3-5 working days to the shipping address provided by you in your order if the shipping address is in the UK. For orders being delivered outside mainland UK, this will be longer and we cannot give a guaranteed delivery time due to the differences between carriers. Delivery timescales are estimates only. If you do not receive your order within 14 days of us confirming your order has been sent you must notify us and we will investigate the non-delivery provided. Orders from outside the UK have varied delivery charges, depending on the particular country. Please note that in some instances you may be required to answer product related questions from our Pharmacist as part of the checkout process. Failiure to answer these will cause delays. Please allow extra time for Pharmacy approved products. Please note that Bank Holidays do not count as working days.
Delivery charges for orders outside the UK will vary. *Northern Ireland delivery charges different
Express UK Delivery
Express Mainland UK delivery is £6.95*, non mainland islands may vary
Please note that Express delivery is only available on orders placed before 1pm (GMT) Monday to Friday in the UK. After 1pm we cannot guarantee express delivery, even if it has been selected. Please note that this is not a guaranteed next day service, but is an expedited delivery option. Products which need to be approved by a pharmacist are not suitable for express delivery.
*Northern Ireland delivery charges different
Free Delivery on orders over £50*
This applies to orders delivered to UK addresses only. *Exclusions may apply.
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Delivery outside of the EU
Please note that certain medicines and medical devices sold on this website cannot be purchased if you live outside of the European Union.