Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on.

Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately

healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or doctor who can help you know what to do.

beginning of content

Brand name: Cough and Cold Children's (Chemists' Own) TM

Active ingredients: chlorphenamine + dextromethorphan + pseudoephedrine

On September 26, 2019 Cough and Cold Children's (Chemists' Own) was not listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG).

Healthdirect medicine data is refreshed once a month, see Data sources page. The medicine you searched for may have been added to the ARTG after this date.

Ask your pharmacist, doctor or health professional for advice, or search the ARTG.

Is this medicine available in Australia?

The ARTG is the register of all therapeutic goods that can be lawfully supplied in Australia. Sometimes a special provision is made to make available some medicines that are not listed in response to the needs of particular people or circumstances. To find out more check out the "Access to therapeutic goods not on the ARTG" section on the ARTG page.

Other medicines that contain: chlorphenamine + dextromethorphan + pseudoephedrine

Back to top back to top

Need more information?

These trusted information partners have more on this topic.

Top results

Cough: dry cough - myDr.com.au

A dry cough is a cough where no phlegm or mucus is produced. Dry coughs are often caused by viral illnesses such as colds and flu, but can also be caused by allergies or throat irritants.

Read more on myDr website

Colds - myDr.com.au

A cold is an infection caused by a virus. It usually lasts two to three days and does not cause serious illness in healthy people. Find out what products are available for colds.

Read more on myDr website

Common cold

A cold is a viral infection which affects the nose, ears and throat. There are more than 200 different types of viruses that can cause the common cold.

Read more on WA Health website

Whooping cough (pertussis) - including symptoms, treatment and prevention :: SA Health

Whooping cough or pertussis is a highly contagious disease caused by bacteria and is spread by coughing and sneezing or contact with secretions

Read more on SA Health website

Baby cold prevention

Baby colds are prevented with breastfeeding, hand washing and keeping babies away from other babies and people with the common cold. Smoking near a baby makes colds more likely.

Read more on Parenthub website

Immunisation Coalition | Flu Facts - Immunisation Coalition

Do I have the common cold or influenza? Is there a correct way to sneeze? Get all the influenza facts and all your frequently asked questions here.

Read more on Immunisation Coalition website

Sore throat: self-care - myDr.com.au

A sore throat makes swallowing difficult and painful. Sore throat is common because it is associated with the common cold. Find out what products are available for sore throat.

Read more on myDr website

Bathroom safety tips for babies & kids | Raising Children Network

Drowning and scalds are the main risks for babies and children at bath time. Bathroom safety starts with supervision and careful checks of bath temperature.

Read more on raisingchildren.net.au website

Childhood infections: minimising the spread - myDr.com.au

The 3 most effective ways of stopping the spread of childhood infections are: getting your children vaccinated; keeping them at home when they are sick; and careful hand washing.

Read more on myDr website

Hand hygiene- Hand washing for children and babies

Hand hygiene prevents the spread of disease and children need to wash their hands regularly throughout, as well as at special times like before eating.

Read more on Parenthub website

Healthdirect 24hr 7 days a week hotline

24 hour health advice you can count on

1800 022 222

Government Accredited with over 140 information partners

We are a government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information and advice

Australian Government, health department logo ACT Government logo New South Wales government, health department logo Northen Territory Government logo Government of South Australia, health department logo Tasmanian government logo Government of Western Australia, health department logo