Licorice root syrup contains a large number of biologically active substances. Its effect on the body occurs in several directions. Licorice root syrup liquefies sputum in the airways and stimulates its discharge, has a disinfecting effect and promotes the healing of small pharyngeal wounds that occur for coughing . Use licorice root syrup for the complex treatment of respiratory tract diseases accompanied by cough . These include acute and chronic bronchitis, tracheitis, bronchiectasis, pneumonia, tracheobronchitis and others. Licorice root syrup not only helps to get rid of the painful cough , but it also supplies the body with some tannins that have a beneficial effect on the functioning of the gastrointestinal tract.
For children over twelve, give one syrup each spoon three times a day, previously dilute it in 100 ml of warm water. It is important to remember that when applying licorice root syrup, you should significantly increase the amount of fluid you drink. This is necessary to reduce the viscosity of sputum .
For children from 6 to 12 years old, dilute 50 drops of licorice root syrup in half a glass of water, such a dose is necessary three times a day. Give licorice root syrup a child should be 2 to 6 years old in an amount of 2 to 10 drops three times a day, dilute the medicine in a teaspoon of warm water. M For women under two years of age, the drug is prescribed in a dosage of no more than 2 drops per teaspoon of water, water the child with licorice root syrup 3 times a day.
At any age, treat licorice root syrup for no more than 10 days, the need for a second course is determined by the doctor doctor. The composition of the drug includes sugar syrup, so children with diabetes are given licorice root syrup with caution.