Lemsip cough dry linctus contains glycerol, honey, syrup, citric acid and lemon oil as the active ingredients. It is used to relieve a dry, tickly cough.The linctus works by coating the back of the throat, producing a soothing effect. It may also offer some protection to the throat from irritants such as smoke or dust particles.
Adults and children over 12 years 20 ml 3 to 4 times a day,
Children 6-12yrs 10 ml 3 to 4 times a day.
Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours
IngredientsGlycerol 5% v/v
If symptoms persist consult your doctor. If you have any of the following symptoms you should consult your doctor so that your cough can be investigated further: coughing up phlegm that is green, rusty brown, yellow, blood-stained or foul smelling; shortness of breath, wheezing or difficulty breathing; chest pain; pain and swelling in your calf; sudden weight loss; recurrent night-time cough; or a long-term persistent cough.