Vicks Formula 44 Cough Syrup is formulated to provide relief from dry cough due to colds and flu.
Vicks F44 Cough Control cough syrup contains Dextromethorphan that provides relief for dry cough which has no phlegm. It cannot be used for wet cough.
For adults and kids 12 years old +, use 2 teaspoonsful (10 mL) per dose. For kids 6 - 11 years old, use 1 teaspoonful (5mL) per dose. For those below 6 years old, please consult a doctor. Repeat every 6 to 8 hours as needed but no more than 4 doses a day.
It is advisable to follow the recommended dosage guideline stated in pack. Please seek medical attention immediately if patient is overdosed. Do not use in persistent/chronic cough that occurs with smoking, emphysema, asthma or if the cough is accompanied with excessive mucous. Do not take without asking a doctor if you take prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitors or within two weeks after stopping the use of such drugs.
Store at temperature not exceeding 30°C. Avoid excessive heat.
Take only as recommended. If symptoms persist, consult your doctor.
Vicks Formula 44 is suitable for both adults and kids above 6 years of age. For kids below 6 years old, please consult a doctor.
At Vicks, safety of patients is of utmost importance to us. All Vicks formulas, including F44 have gone through extensive safety assessments with experts and have been approved by regulatory experts in Philippines. Vicks Formula 44 is safe when used as indicated.
Vicks Formula 44 Cough Syrup contains Dextromethorphan HBr, a key ingredient clinically proven to provide relief from dry cough due to colds and flu. It may cause some drowsiness.
Our cough syrup has been designed to provide a pleasant taste as well as warming sensation, with ingredients that soothe the throat.
It provides a soothe coating on the throat which helps to relieve sore & scratchy throat. Drinking water is not necessary after taking the syrup.