Capsule-shaped tablet containing: Paracetamol 500mg, Caffeine 25mg, Phenylephrine hydrochloride 5mg. also includes potassium sorbate (E 202) and colour sunset yellow (E 110).
Adults and children aged 12years and over: 2 caplets every 4-6 hours as necessary. Maximum 8 caplets in 24 hours. Children aged 6 to under 12 years: 1 caplet to be given every 4-6 hours as necessary. Do not give more than 4 caplets in 24 hours. Do not give to children under 6 years of age. You should make sure that you carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.
Do not take with any other cold or decongestant products or other paracetamol, phenylephrine hydrochloride and caffeine containing products. Colour E 110 may cause allergic reaction. Do not take beechams Flu Plus Caplets if you suffer from severe kidney or liver problems, diabetes, overactive thyroid, or are under the care of your doctor for high blood pressure or heart disease or taking drugs for heart problems (including beta-blockers) or you are taking (or have taken within the last 2 weeks) drugs called monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) prescribed by your doctor or hospital for depression.
Paracetamol is usually well tolerated however skin rashes and other allergic reactions occur occasionally with paracetamol. Side effects with Pseudoephedrine are rare but may cause sleep disturbance, increased heart beat, skin rash, dry mouth, nose or throat or difficulty in passing urine. Rarely hallucinations have been reported. If you are concerned stop taking the product and consult your pharmacist. For information visit www.beechamsfightback.co.uk