Lemsip Max Cold and Flu plus Chesty Cough is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) paracetamol + phenylephrine + guaifenesin. On this page you will find out more about Lemsip Max Cold and Flu plus Chesty Cough, 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: paracetamol + phenylephrine + guaifenesin
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Lemsip Max Cold and Flu plus Chesty Cough Lemon powder for oral liquid, 1 sachet
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What this medicine is for
For the relief of the following symptoms of colds and flu: headaches, sore throat, fever, body aches and pains, blocked or runny noses, and to loosen and help clear chest congestion.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||A pale yellow powder with a lemon odour.|
|Route of administration||Oral|
11-12 sachets: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
1-10 sachets: Not Scheduled after consideration by Committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 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
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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