Vicks Cough Syrup for Chesty Coughs

Vicks Cough Syrup for Chesty Coughs is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient guaifenesin.

Consumers: Talk to a health professional

If you have any questions about Vicks Cough Syrup for Chesty Coughs, or any medicine, phone our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line on 1300 633 424 for the cost of a local call (from landlines, mobiles may cost more). You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Eastern Standard Time.

NPS does not currently have a Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) leaflet for this brand of medicine.

CMIs are written by the manufacturer. They explain how the medicine works, as well as giving practical advice on how and when to take it, side effects and potential interactions with other medicines. Find out more about Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) leaflets.

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29 Oct 2012 Information on medicines available in Australia containing guaifenesin, including our latest evidence-based information and resources for health professionals and consumers. Guaifenesin is also known as glyceryl guaiacolate. The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines that contain the same active ingredient can be available under more than one brand name. Brands include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients. You'll find information about brands of medicines that contain guaifenesin below, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.