Many ingredients found in cough & cold preparations are being banned in the EU due to their potential to interact with other medicines and their side effects. Pseudo-ephedrine, epinephrine and codeine all form part of the above mentioned.
The Altacura syrups are products based on propolis that form part of the natural defence range by Alta Care Laboratoires – Paris, with no banned substances.
The main active ingredient of the Altacura Syrups is Propolis. Propolis is a sticky substance used by the bees to disinfect their hives. Propolis has been found to be very effective in the prevention and treatment of colds because apart from being antibacterial, it is also antiviral and has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Propolis is a powerful immune booster and helps your body to protect itself against illness. Because of these biological properties, propolis has been shown to have an outstanding value for mankind; it is in fact becoming the most popular substance worldwide to compliment and supplement people suffering from colds.
Altacura Influtuss and Altacura Broncotuss also contain Thyme, which helps to sooth cough sufferers, and high doses of Vitamin C.
Alta Care Laboratoires - Paris, do not dilute their syrups with water, as many other companies do. The Altacura syrups are topped up with orange juice and honey which is also suitable for diabetics. It is also advantageous to have no sucrose and glucose in a syrup to take care of the teeth, especially in the case of children or other high-risk patients where Altacura Syrup is administered everyday during the winter months.
Altacura Influtuss and Broncotuss Syrups soothe and protect the body helping to boost and supplement the immune system when there are climate changes, especially during the winter months when the body must resist all types of aggressions. The Altacura Syrups can also be used as a preventative in people who need to strengthen their defenses, for example teachers, health care professionals etc. Altacura Influtuss and Broncotuss also help to shorten recovery time.
Altacura are ideal for patients who prefer not to swallow tablets or for children who have problems in swallowing. They have excellent flavours – Altacura Broncotuss has an anisette flavour while Altacura Influtuss tastes of orange.
There are no added excipients, preservatives or colourants in Altacura Influtuss Syrup and Altacura Broncotuss Syrups.
There are no side-effects or contra-indications if taken at the recommended dosage.
Altacura Influtuss and Broncotuss Syrups are manufactured in 200mL bottles and come in bright, eye-catching packaging.
Protect yourself and your children against the annoying runny nose, tickly throat and coughs this winter! Altacura Influtuss and Broncotuss Syrups can be administered to children over three years of age: as prevention 1 teaspoon at night and as treatment 1 teaspoon every 4-6 hours. In the case of children over 12 years of age and adults one tablespoon at night should be administered as prevention and as treatment 1 tablespoon every 4-6 hours.