Who can use this product?

It can be used by children 1-12 years. It has been licensed by the MHRA for use in children between the ages of 1-6 years.

Click here for other Care cough and cold medicines suitable for under 6s.

Care children’s cough and cold medicines

The following medicines have been licensed by the MHRA for use in children between the ages of 1-6 years.

  • Care Glycerin
  • Care Glycerin Lemon & Honey with Glucose
  • Care Simple Linctus Paediatric
  • Care Simple Linctus Paediatric Sugar Free

How to use this product?

  • Take the solution by mouth.
  • Children 1-5 years – give 1 x 5ml spoonful.
  • Children 6-12 years – give 2 x 5ml spoonfuls.
  • Repeat the dose up to 4 times a day if necessary. If symptoms persist for more than 5 days consult your doctor.

See the product/label for full details.
Always read the leaflet/label carefully before use.
If in doubt, always talk to a healthcare professional.

Where to buy online

Where to buy in store

Asda Pharmacy
Co-op Pharmacy
Lloyds Pharmacy

Reporting of side effects

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at:

By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.

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