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Logo STREPSILS ORIGINAL : LOZENGE
STREPSILS SOOTHING HONEY AND LEMON : LOZENGE

SCHEDULING STATUS
Not Scheduled.

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form)

STREPSILS ORIGINAL : LOZENGE
STREPSILS SOOTHING HONEY AND LEMON : LOZENGE

COMPOSITION
Each lozenge contains :
  2,4 Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol         1,2 mg
  Amylmetacresol         0,6 mg

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
A 16.4 Naso-pharyngeal and bucco-pharyngeal antiseptics.

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION
STREPSILS lozenges have disinfectant and antiseptic properties.

INDICATIONS
Indicated for the relief of minor mouth and throat infections. Strepsils Original is also indicated for relief of coughs due to colds and allergies.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Dissolve one lozenge slowly in the mouth every 2 to 3 hours.

SIDE EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
When a sore throat persists for more than two days, consult your doctor.
Strepsils lozenges are suitable for adults and children.
Remember young children can choke on lozenges.

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE AND PARTICULARS OF ITS TREATMENT
None.

IDENTIFICATION
A red circular lozenge, with an acidic taste and odour of aniseed.
A yellow circular lozenge with a taste predominantly of honey and lemon.

PRESENTATION
Cartons containing 2, 4, 6, 8 or 24 blister packed lozenges.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Store below 25
°C.

REFERENCE NUMBER
H1468 (Act 101/1965)

REGISTRATION NUMBER:
SOOTHING HONEY AND LEMON E/16.4/46

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT
BOOTS HEALTHCARE (SOUTH AFRICA) (PTY) LTD.
Bruma Boulevard
20 Zullberg Close
Bruma Lake
2198

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
Dec 1991

Updated on this site: November 2001

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