Note that the leaflet states Dextromethorphan has neither an narcotic or analgesic effect.
Each Tablet Contains:
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (DCI) .......... 15mg
Lactose,Starch Powder, Vegetable Magnesium Sterate.
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide has an strong inhibiting effect specifically on the
cough reflex centre, similar to codeine, but Romilar is of a greater efficiency
against many different types of coughs, doesn't provoke digestive
problems,constipation or apathy. it doesn't have any narcotic or analgesic effects.
Symptomatic treatment of all types of unproductive cough, particularly irritating
coughs, nervous cough, that of smokers and those due to respiratory airway problems
(tracheitis, bronchitis tuberculosis, pulmonary oedema(edema) ) and also whooping
cough and the measles.
Children over 4 years: 1 Tablet
This dose can be taken up to 4 times a day.
How To Use.
It is much easier to take a dose before sleeping when coughing fits happen
unexpectedly during the night.
Romilar can be taken any time throughout the day although it is preferable to to
take it after a meal, wallow the tablet whole without chewing with a small amount of
water, fruit juice, milk, tea, etc.
It is the principal of physicians to not prescribe any type of medication to those
in the first trimester of pregnancy, except in cases where it is absolutely