Buckley’s Original Mixture provides relief from coughs and congestion due to colds, minor bronchial irritations, laryngitis, hoarseness, croupy cough and minor irritations due to smoking, dust or air pollution.
Each teaspoonful (5 mL) contains: potassium bicarbonate 267 mg, ammonium carbonate 153 mg, menthol 22 mg, camphor 2.2 mg.
Butylparaben, Canada balsam, carrageenan, glycerin, pine needle oil, propylparaben, sodium cyclamate, tincture or capsicum, water.
Do not exceed recommended dosage. Consult a doctor if underlying condition requires continued use for more than 7 days, if cough worsens, persists for more than a week, or is accompanied by too much phlegm (mucus), high fever, rash, persistent headache or vomiting. Individuals with any medical condition, including kidney or liver disease; the elderly, pregnant women and nursing mothers should consult a doctor prior to use. In the case of accidental overdose, contact a doctor or Poison Control Centre immediately, even if there are no symptoms. Keep out of reach of children.
Adults and children over 12 years old:
1 to 2 teaspoons (5 to 10 mL) every 2 - 3 hours as required. Do not exceed 5 doses daily. If preferred, mix with equal parts honey.