Simple Linctus is intended to provide your child with relief from dry and/or irritating coughs.

How does it work?

Simple Linctus has the active ingredient of Citric Acid which works by being absorbed into the throat and it coats it, relieving the effects of a cough.

What causes a cough?

A cough is usually caused by either cold or flu.

A cough is the body’s response to mucus being stuck in the throat or chest.

Can Simple Linctus be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding it is advised that you speak with your Doctor or our Pharmacist before using this.

Directions for use

Children 1 - 5 years: Give 1 x 5ml Spoonful.

Children 6 – 12 years: Give 2 x 5ml spoonful’s.

Repeat the dose up to 4 times a day if necessary.

If symptoms persist for more than 5 days consult your doctor.

Who is it not suitable for?

Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to any of the ingredients listed below.


Citric Acid Monohydrate, Aniseed Flavour, Propylene Glycol, Sodium Benzoate, Glycerol (E 422), Sucrose and Purified Water.

Always read the patient information leaflet before using this medicine.

Useful information

This product is a medicine, and the sales are monitored to ensure the safety of our customers. From time to time we may impose limits on the amounts you may purchase and apply restrictions to the frequency of orders. Please helpful a advice please read our policies in the footer of the site to understand more.

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children and below 25c in a dry place away from direct sunlight.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product and if you have any questions please contact one of our pharmacist for more information.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.

Product images: whilst we try to keep out product images up to date we may, particularly for non-branded products ship the same medicine but in different packaging. If you have any questions about this policy please get in touch.


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