Prospan® is one of the top selling phytomedicine worldwide1. It has a strong medical heritage and is trusted by healthcare professionals around the world. Prospan® is known for its safety and efficacy as a cough remedy for patients of all ages – especially infants and kids. It’s been on the market for over 65 years.1IMS MIDAS data, Absatz MAT 12/2012
2How does Prospan® work?
Prospan®'s active ingredient Prospan® EA 575 has a threefold action. It liquefies the sticky mucus trapped in the bronchi, improves breathing by relaxing the constricted airways and relieves coughing.
3Can I give Prospan® to infants?
Prospan® Cough Syrup is the only cough remedy that is safe for infants less than a month old. Prospan® is well trusted amongst pediatricians for its clinically proven efficacy and safety. For infant less than 1 year old, please consult a doctor before administration.
4My children refuse to take cough mixture because of the taste, will this be the same?
Prospan® Cough Syrup is well known for its pleasant taste. It is very well received, we are confident that your children will enjoy the taste of it. Try it to feel the difference.
5How long should I keep taking Prospan®?
Length of treatment is dependent on the nature and severity of your condition. However, in the case of mild inflammation of the respiratory tract, treatment should last for one week at least. In the interests of ensuring that your recovery is permanent and complete, it is recommended that you should keep taking Prospan® for another 2 – 3 days after your symptoms have disappeared.
6Does Prospan® have any side effects?
Prospan® is very well tolerated. In rare cases, some may experience a laxative effect due to the content of sorbitol in the product.
7Is Prospan® likely to interact with any other medicine?
Prospan® is very well tolerated and there are no known interactions between other medicines.
8Can Prospan® be used during pregnancy?
Prospan® has been in market for over 65 years and there have been no cases reported. Please consult a doctor prior to administration.
9Will Prospan® affect the ability to work, drive and operate machinery?
Prospan® is safe to consume at any time during the day as it does not cause drowsiness and will not affect your ability to work, drive a motor vehicle or operating heavy machinery. It has no added alcohol, sugar or colorings.
10Where can I find Prospan®?
Prospan is available at leading clinics, hospitals and pharmacies.