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Beechams Powders 20s

SKU : OTCBEEPOW20|PIP-Code : 0026583|EAN : 0000050135059
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Beechams Powders provide relief from cold and flu symptoms, including sore throat pain, headache, feverishness and aches and pains.
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Beechams Powders

Beechams Powders provide relief from cold and flu symptoms, including sore throat pain, headache, feverishness and aches and pains. They also provide relief of mild to moderate pain including migraine, neuralgia, toothache, sore throat, period pain and rheumatic pain. 
  • Adults and children aged 16 years and over: Take one powder every 3 to 4 hours as needed. Mix the powder with a little water and stir before drinking.
Do not take more than 6 powders in 24 hours. Do not use for more than 10 days for pain relief or more than 3 days for fever. If symptoms persist, see your doctor.
  • Active Ingredients: Aspirin 600mg and Caffeine 50mg. 
  • Other Ingredients: Lactose, Maize Starch, Colloidal Anhydrous Silica, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Saccharin Sodium, Sodium Cyclamate, Spice Flavour.
  • Avoid excessive intake of caffeine (e.g. coffee, tea and some canned drinks) while taking this product.
  • Aspirin may cause bleeding. You must tell your doctor if you experience any unusual bleeding.
  • Drinking alcohol at the same time as taking aspirin increases the risk of bleeding.
Do not take Beechams Powders:
  • If you are allergic to aspirin or salicylates, caffeine, any other medicines snown as NSAIDs or to any other ingredient.
  • If you have had an allergic reaction after taking ibuprofen or aspirin.
  • If you have had asthma or shortness of breath in response to aspirin before.
  • If you suffer from high blood pressure or heart disease.
  • If you have ever had a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding of the stomach.
  • If you have blood clotting disorders (e.g. haemophilia) or have ever had gout.
  • If you have liver or kidney disease.
  • If you are under 16 years of age, unless your doctor tells you to. There is a possible association between aspirin and Reye's syndrome when given to children under 16 years. Reye's syndrome is a very rare disease which affects the brain and liver and can be fatal.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, except on medical advice.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Beechams Powders:
  • If you suffer from high blood pressure, asthma, allergic disease, kidney or liver problems.
  • If you have an intolerance to some sugars.
  • If you are taking any prescribed medicines, particularly:
    • Methotrexate.
    • Blood thinning drugs (anticoagulants) or blood pressure lowering treatments (ACE inhibitors).
    • Oral hypoglycaemics (to lower blood glucose).
    • Medicines for treating gout such as probenecid or sulfinpyrazone.
    • Ibuprofen or other painkillers known as NSAIDs (e.g. diclofenac).
    • SSRI antidepressants (such as fluoxetine).
    • Treatments for epilepsy (such as phenytoin or valproate).
    • Beta-blockers (e.g. atenolol.
    • Acetazolamide.
    • Water tablets (diuretics).
    • Steroid hormones (corticosteroids).
    • Antacids.
Always read the product information. Click on the link below to view the Patient Information Leaflet. Requires Adobe Reader – if you cannot open the file, please click here to download.

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