Benylin 4 Flu Tablets are used to relieve nasal or sinus congestion with headache, fever and pain which are associated with the cold and flu. The medication contains 500mg of Paracetamol which reduces inflammation, relieves pain and fever. It also contains 22.5mg of Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, a decongestant, which clears the nasal passage. This medication also contains 12.5mg Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride which helps relieve coughing and sneezing.
Who can use?
This product is for use in adults and children 6 years and older.
Do not take this medication if you suffer from or have suffered from over active thyroid, glaucoma or phaeochromocytoma. Have severe kidney disease, heart disease or failure or high blood pressure. Are taking mono-amine oxidase inhibitors or tricyclic anti-depressants or have history of stoke.
How to use?
Adults and children 12 years take 2 tablets up to 4 times per day.
Children 6-12 years take one tablet up to 4 times per day.
Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Do not take more than 4 times in 24 hours.
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
As with all medication it is advisable to consult your doctor before using this product if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Driving and using machines
This medication may make you feel sleepy. If affected do not drive or use any machines or tools.
Possible side effects
This medication can have side-effects, like all medicines, although these are usually mild and do not affect everyone. If you experience any side-effects, please talk to your doctor.