Paracetamol is an analgesic that is thought to inhibit a pain-transmitting enzyme produced in the brain.
Paracetamol works to relieve headaches and other body aches and pains. Paracetamol also helps reduce fever.
Dextromethorphan is used for the relief of a dry cough. It works by suppressing the cough reflex.
Guaiphenesin is used for the relief of a mucus cough. It works by thinning the mucus to loosen chest congestion which helps to cough it up and get it off your chest.
Chlorpheniramine Maleate is a sedating antihistamine. It is used for the relief of a runny nose and watery eyes. As it is a sedating antihistamine, it also aids rest.
Phenylephrine helps to relieve blocked and runny noses. Medicines containing Phenylephrine can be found in front of the counter and may be self selected by the consumer.
Antibacterial agent Cetylpyridinium chloride helps to kill bacteria.
Benzyl alcohol helps to kill bacteria.
Anaesthetic Benzocaine rapidly numbs painful sore throats.