. Name of the medicinal product
Strepsils Orange with Vitamin C 100mg
Strepsils Dry & Sore Throat
2. Qualitative and quantitative composition
Amylmetacresol BP 0.6mg
2,4-Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol HSE 1.2mg
Vitamin C, (Ascorbic Acid, Sodium Ascorbate Equivalent to EP) 100.0mg
For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
3. Pharmaceutical form
Orange flavoured and coloured circular lozenge.
4. Clinical particulars
4.1 Therapeutic indications
For the symptomatic relief of mouth and throat infections.
4.2 Posology and method of administration
Use the lowest dose for the shortest duration necessary to relieve symptoms.
One lozenge every 2-3 hours up to a maximum of 12 lozenges in 24 hours.
Children over 6 years old:
As above for adults.
There is no need for dosage reduction in the elderly.
Children under 6 years old:
Not suitable for children under 6 years (see section 4.4).
Method of administration
For oral administration. To be dissolved slowly in the mouth.