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Brand name: Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Regular

Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Regular is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) bromhexine. On this page you will find out more about Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Regular, 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: bromhexine

Information for medicine and pack size:
Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Regular 4 mg/5 mL oral liquid solution, 30 mL

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What this medicine is for

Helps break down mucus and helps clear the chest in conditions accompanied by excessive mucus secretions such as in the common cold, influenza, infections of the respiratory tract or in other conditions where excess mucus is produced.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance Clear liquid
Dosage Form Oral Liquid, solution
Route of administration Oral
Medicine schedule
100mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
200mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
30mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
50mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Bottle
Storage temperature Store below 30 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions No information available
Life time 2 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

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Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Regular | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Chesty is a cough syrup used to treat productive (wet) cough and relieve nasal congestion from colds and flus. It contains bromhexine.

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Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid Forte | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Liquid Forte is used to treat productive coughs from bronchitis and other respiratory infections. It contains bromhexine and guaifenesin.

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Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Liquid Forte | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Liquid Forte is used to treat dry coughs associated with upper respiratory tract infections. It contains pholcodine, a cough suppressant.

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Duro-Tuss Chesty Cough Liquid plus Nasal Decongestant | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Chesty is a cough syrup used to treat productive (wet) cough and relieve nasal congestion from respiratory infections including colds and flus.

Read more on myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre website

Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Liquid Regular (pholcodine) information | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Liquid Regular is a cough syrup used to treat dry coughs from respiratory infections such as cold and flu. It contains pholcodine.

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Duro-Tuss Cough Liquid Expectorant | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Expectorant is a cough suppressant used to treat wet coughs from respiratory infections like bronchitis. It contains pholcodine and bromhexine.

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Duro-Tuss Dry Cough Liquid plus Nasal Decongestant | myVMC

Duro-Tuss Dry is a cough syrup used to treat non-productive (dry) cough and nasal congestion from respiratory infections such as cold and flu.

Read more on myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre website

DuroTuss Expectorant | myVMC

DuroTuss Expectorant is a cough syrup for relief of irritating productive coughs in bronchitis and respiratory tract infections.

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