FAQ

Product questions

What is Little Coughs®?
Little Coughs is a pleasant-tasting cough syrup based on an extract of ivy leaf that acts as an expectorant, helping to thin and loosen mucus and making it easier to help clear the chest of congestion.
How does Little Coughs® work?
Little Coughs acts as an expectorant, helping to thin and loosen mucus and improving airflow into the lungs. The active ingredient, ivy leaf extract, helps to loosen mucus, ease throat and chest inflammation and calm the cough. Ivy leaf increases secretions in the respiratory tract, which helps to thin out mucus in the chest, making it easier to cough up while soothing the cough.
What is the active ingredient in Little Coughs®?
Little Coughs contains a herbal active ingredient of Hedera helix (Ivy). Each 5mL of oral liquid contains Hedera helix (Ivy) concentrated extract equivalent to dry leaf 102mg.
Can Little Coughs® be given to children?
Please refer to the carton and consumer information leaflet before giving Little Coughs to your child. There you will find the appropriate dosage recommendation depending on the age of your child. You should consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.
Can Little Coughs® be given to children under 6 years?
Little Coughs can be given to children under 6 years of age. Consult a doctor or pharmacist before using in children under 2 years.
Does Little Coughs® contain any preservatives?
Little Coughs is preservative free and does not contain sugar, yeast, gluten, wheat, lactose, artificial colours, flavours or sweeteners.
How long can I continue to take Little Coughs®?
You and your child can stop taking Little Coughs when you obtain relief from symptoms. It can be restarted if symptoms recur. If your condition does not improve after a few days, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Can Little Coughs® be taken during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your healthcare professional before use.
Where can I purchase Little Coughs®?
Little Coughs is only available through pharmacies. If they don’t have it on the shelves they can usually order it in for you by the next day. If you have any difficulties locating Little Coughs contact us directly.
How should Little Coughs® be stored?
Little Coughs should be kept in a cool, dry place where the temperature stays below 25°C. Keep out of reach of children.
What pack sizes are available?
Little Coughs is available in 100mL and 200mL bottles.

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