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Logo COFF-UP (Syrup)

SCHEDULING STATUS:
S2

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

COFF-UP (Syrup)

COMPOSITION
Each 15 mL contains:
Pheniramine Maleate   31,58 mg
Menthol   3,96 mg
Ammonium Chloride   411,56 mg
Sodium Citrate   173,06 mg
Methylparahydroxybenzoate Sodium as preservative                0,2%
Ethyl Alcohol                2,137%

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
A 10.1 Antitussives and Expectorants

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
Coff-Up has Antihistaminic and Expectorant Action

INDICATIONS:
Coff-Up serves to break up bronchial congestion and thus facilitate clearing of the air passage by ciliary movement and cough.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

WARNINGS:
This medicine may lead to drowsiness and impaired concentration which may be aggravated by simultaneous intake of alcohol or other central nervous system depressant agents.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
To be taken every four hours.
Adults: Two to three medicine measures (10 - 15 mL)
Children: 2 - 6 years –half to one medicine measure (2,5 - 5 mL)
  6 - 12 years –one to two medicine measures (5 -10 mL)

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
Antihistamines may cause drowsiness. Do not drive or work machines in the event of feeling tired or sleepy.

IDENTIFICATION:
Red Syrupy Liquid

PRESENTATION:
100 mL bottle

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Store in a cool, dry place below 25°C and away from light. Keep out of reach of children.

REFERENCE NO:
C1244 (Wet/Act 101/1965)

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF APPLICANT:
Universal Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd.
7 Browning Street, Jeppe, Johannesburg

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
30 September 1974

CODE: UP91

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