UNICOUGH*, a medicinal product for the oral symptomatic relief of common coughs (such as dry and/or tickly, or troublesome cough) is an oral solution which contains the actives diphenhydramine, ammonium chloride and levomenthol.
UNICOUGH containing diphenhydramine possesses antitussive, antihistaminic, and anticholinergic properties and suppresses the urge to cough. UNICOUGH is a unique cocoa-formulation which makes it a thick demulcent which in the buccal cavity and throat forms a soothing film over the mucous membrane.
UNICOUGH is available in pharmacies in UK since November 2015.
*[Name of the product:UNICOUGH 14mg / 135mg / 1.1mg in 5ml Oral Solution. Active ingredients per 5ml: Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 14.00 mg, Ammonium Chloride 135.00 mg, Levomenthol 1.10 mg. Indications:For the oral symptomatic relief of common coughs (such as dry and/or tickly, or troublesome cough) associated with upper respiratory tract congestion and aids restful sleep. Always read the leaflet.]
Four out of five adults (81%) experience cough at least once or twice a year