linctus


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linctus

a syrupy medicinal formulation taken to relieve coughs and sore throats
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However, codeine linctus was more readily prescribed as a first line of treatment for cough.
canlynol: "Cymorth i wella yr Influensa Rwsiaidd: Ammoniated tincture of quinine ' oz, Essence of peppermint - oz, Bromide of ammonium ' oz, Spirit of sweet nitre ' oz, Simple syrup made by boiling 1lb lump sugar in half pint of DIOLCH yn fawr iawn i J Ellis-Jones, Hen Golwyn am ei lythyr diddorol ac addysgiadol am bara gorig, ffisig sgwells a Gees Linctus.
They spend the whole winter complaining about Pac-A-Macs, precipitation, bronchitis, mucus, the cost of linctus, chilblains, heating bills and death from hypothermia.
He is undergoing his punishment at Dubai Central Jail after being convicted by a court of selling a bottle of Actifed Compound Linctus for Dh100.
"There are certain medications and treatments you can't use inside a prison, eg cough linctus. There's also a lot of red tape involved in getting someone to hospital.
On my own, I'd just exist on tea, pills and linctus.
It should be noted here that the "methadone" used in South Africa at the time of this survey was almost exclusively physeptone linctus, a much weaker methadone preparation that is currently seldom used in the treatment of dependence internationally.
The six products taken off open sale are: Asda Children's Chesty Cough Syrup, Boots Chesty Cough Syrup One Year Plus, Boots Sore Throat and Cough Linctus One Year Plus, Buttercup Infant Cough Syrup, CalCough Chesty and Bell's Children's Chesty Cough.
The six products taken off sale, are: Asda Children's Chesty Cough Syrup, Boots Chesty Cough Syrup One Year Plus, Boots Sore Throat and Cough Linctus One Year Plus, Buttercup Infant Cough Syrup, CalCough Chesty and Bell's Children's Chesty Cough.
As linctus or as honey-bread it served as a cough medicine.
Rub your fingers with chalk and grass, linctus over the ankle, now TV with the sound off & frame hold in reason beyond that.