This information is intended for use by health professionals
Boots Easy Breathing Pastilles
Sylvestris Pine Oil
Abietis Oil BPC 1949
For full list of excipients, see section 6.1
For the relief of catarrhal symptoms and coughs
One pastille to be dissolved slowly in the mouth as required.
ADULTS, THE ELDERLY AND CHILDREN OF 12 YEARS AND OVER:
Do not take more than 18 pastilles in 24 hours.
CHILDREN 6 12 YEARS:
Do not take more than 12 pastilles in 24 hours.
Not recommended for children under 6 years old.
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients
Keep out of reach and sight of children. If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Contains a total of 1.3g of sucrose and glucose per pastille. Patients with rare hereditary problems of fructose intolerance, glucose-galactose malabsorption or sucrase-isomaltase insufficiency should not take this medicine.
The use of Catarrh Pastilles during pregnancy and lactation is not restricted.
Isolated cases of hypersensitivity reactions including anaphylaxis, angioedema, bronchospasm, rash, urticaria and flushing have been reported with menthol-containing preparations.
No example of overdose has been reported.
All the actives have decongestant properties.
There is no preclinical data available specific to the product.
Liquid Glucose BPC
60 months for the unopened pack.
3 months after opening the 45g pack.
6 months after opening the 500g pack.
Tied polythene bag, 500 g
Securitainer, 500 g
Heat-sealed laminated sachet integral with carton, 45 g
None specific to the packs.
Ernest Jackson & Co Ltd
Devon, EX17 3AP, UK
First granted 23 April 1987 / Renewed June 2004