Things you should know about HelixiaTM
1 Clinically proven
2 Naturally-sourced medicinal ingredients
3 Some of Europe’s most popular medicines- now available in Canada
4 Suitable for the whole family
5 A new alternative for patients in whom common OTC cough & cold medications are not recommended or difficult to tolerate
6 No known interactions with other drugs natural products or food
NEW IN CANADA
HELIXIA™ is a new line of naturally-sourced, over-the-counter cough and sinus remedies, with clinical studies to support its efficacy. These products have a history of success in Europe for over 20 years.
HELIXIA™ Cough – Syrup for Children (1 to 11 Years Old)
100 mL bottle with enclosed measuring cup
Medicinal Ingredient: 7 mg/mL extract of dried ivy leaves (Hedera helix L.)
Extraction ratio of 5-7.5:1 (7 mg extract is equivalent to 35-52.5 mg dried ivy leaves).
Non-medicinal Ingredients (in alphabetical order): Citric acid, flavour, potassium sorbate, purified water, sorbitol, xanthan gum.
HELIXIA™ Cough is sucrose-free*, gluten-free, dye-free, alcohol-free and non-drowsy.
Kid-friendly honey† taste!
HELIXIA™ Cough is used as an expectorant to:
Help relieve coughing
Help loosen mucus & phlegm
Dosage and directions for use:
Shake the bottle well before each use.
Age Recommended Dosage (use enclosed measuring cup)
Infants under 1 year old, weighing 3.4 kgs (7.5 lbs)
or more Consult a healthcare professional before use in infants under 1 year of age or if use exceeds 7 days.
Take 2.5 mL (½ tsp), twice daily for at least 1 week.
Children 1 to 5 years old, weighing 12 kgs (26.5 lbs)
or more Take 2.5 mL (½ tsp), 3 times daily for at least 1 week.
Consult a healthcare professional if use exceeds 14 days.
Children 6 to 11 years old Take 5 mL (1 tsp), 3 times daily for at least 1 week.
Consult a healthcare professional if use exceeds 4 weeks.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Do not use if your child is allergic to ivy, sorbitol or to any of the other ingredients in HELIXIA™ Cough.
Consult a healthcare professional before use in infants under 1 year of age.
Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
In the event of persistent symptoms, fever, feeling short of breath, or purulent or bloody expectoration, consult a doctor immediately.
Known Adverse Reactions:
HELIXIA™ Cough may cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and/or abdominal and epigastric (in the upper middle part of the abdomen) pain in some patients. Consult a healthcare professional if your child has any side effects or if symptoms persist or worsen.
Store at room temperature (15°C to 30°C).
HELIXIA™ Cough can be used for up to 3 months after first opening the bottle.