Tixylix Dry Cough and Cold 2 Years+ is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) pholcodine + promethazine + pseudoephedrine. On this page you will find out more about Tixylix Dry Cough and Cold 2 Years+, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: pholcodine + promethazine + pseudoephedrine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Tixylix Dry Cough and Cold 2 Years+ oral liquid solution, 200 mL
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What this medicine is for
Management of unproductive coughs such as post influenzal cough, cough due to pharyngitis or laryngitis, tracheitis broncospasm, whooping cough and smokers' cough. Because of its central sedative actions Tixylix Dry is useful when coughs disturb sleep.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Bright(almost), dark golden brown coloured liquid|
|Dosage Form||Oral Liquid|
|Route of administration||Oral|
100ml bottle: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
200ml bottle: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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