Helixia Cough Prospan Syrup – Kids

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    The proven, naturally-sourced alternative for the whole family

    Helixia® Cough Prospan® is a  naturally-sourced, over-the-counter cough syrup that is clinically proven to relieve coughs. Launched in Canada in 2012,  Helixia® Cough Prospan® is now one of the top selling cough syrups in Canada and is the #1 Pharmacist recommended cold remedy for kids.

    Therapeutic Class:

    Cough & Cold

    Form:

    Syrup

    Formats:

    100 mL and 200 mL bottle

    Ingredients:

    Medicinal Ingredient: 7 mg/mL extract of dried ivy leaves (Hedera helix L.) Extraction ratio of 5-7.5:1 (equivalent to 35 – 52.5 mg of dried ivy leaves). Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified water, sorbitol, flavour, xantham gum, potassium sorbate, citric acid.

    Indication/Description:

    Used as an expectorant to help relieve coughs and loosen mucus and phlegm.

    Supports and improves respiratory function in patients with chronic bronchitis.

    Dosage (Children ages 1 to 11):

    Infants under 1 year old, weighing 3.4 kg (7.5 lbs) or more: Consult a healthcare professional before use or if use exceeds 7 days. Take 2.5 mL (½ tsp.), twice daily for at least 1 week.
    Children 1 to 5 years old, weighing 12 kg (26.5 lbs) or more: Take 2.5 mL (½ tsp.), 3 times daily for at least 1 week. Consult a healthcare professional if use exceeds 14 days.
    Children 6 to 11 years old: Take 5 mL (1 tsp.), 3 times daily for at least 1 week. Consult a healthcare professional if use exceeds 4 weeks.

    Directions of use:

    Administer Helixia® Cough Prospan® for at least 1 week or longer depending on the nature and severity of your child’s condition. It is recommended to continue administering Helixia® Cough Prospan® for 2-3 days after your child’s symptoms have disappeared. Consult a healthcare professional for use beyond 4 weeks.

    Warnings and Precautions:

    • Do not use if your child is allergic to ivy, sorbitol or to any of the other ingredients in Helixia® Cough Prospan®.
    • Consult a healthcare professional before use in infants under 1 year of age.
    • Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
    • In the event of persistent symptoms, fever, feeling short of breath, or purulent or bloody expectoration, consult a doctor immediately.

    Side Effects:

    May cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and/or abdominal and epigastric (in the upper middle part of the abdomen) pain in some patients. Consult a healthcare professional if you have any side effects or if your symptoms persist or worsen.

    Recommended Storage Conditions:

    Store at room temperature. Can be used for up to 3 months after first opening the bottle.

    For more information, visit www.helixia.com.

    Helixia® is a registered trademark of Pharmascience Inc.
    Prospan® is a trademark of and is manufactured by Engelhard Arzneimittel GmbH & Co. KG., Germany.

    These products may not be suitable for everyone. Read the labels and follow the directions of use.
    For additional information, contact us at 1-888-550-6060 or by email at medinfo@pendopharm.com.

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