Second-class OTC drug
Drink-Type Medicine for the Common Cold
Taiho Oral Solution for Cold “Gingyo-san” is an oral solution for cold prepared based on “Gingyo-san” listed in a Chinese medical book, “the Wen Bing Tiao Bian (Systematic Differentiation of Febrile Diseases)”. “Gingyo-san” containing 10 types of crude drugs including lonicerae flos, forsythiae fructus, saigae tataricae cornu, etc. is effective for the treatment of common cold symptoms including throat pain, cough, headache, etc.
|Packaging||Retail price (not including tax) desired by the manufacturer|
|30 mL x 1 bottle||310 yen|
|30 mL x 3 bottles||930 yen|
The following precaution should be observed.
(If not observed, it may aggravate the current symptoms or increase the risk of adverse reactions.)
The duration of treatment should be limited to short term, and continuous treatment should be avoided.
|Affected body system||Symptoms|
|Skin||Rash, redness, itching|
|Gastrointestinal||Feeling queasy, loss of appetite, stomach discomfort|
The following serious symptoms may rarely occur. If the symptom occurs, consult a physician immediately.
|Pseudoaldosteronism, myopathy||Weakness, numbness, tightness, and stiffness of limbs occur along with feelings of weakness and muscle pain, and they gradually get worse.|
Throat pain, couth, dry mouth (throat), and headache due to common cold
Take the following dose between meals after shaking well. (Between meals mean 2 to 3 hours after meals. )
|Age||Adults (15 years and over)||Children (under 15 years)|
|Dose||1 bottle||Do not use.|
|Daily dose||3 times (between meals)|
Per 90 mL (30 mL x 3 bottles) daily
Gingyo-san Extract 9.7 g
As crude drugs,
Lonicerae Flos …….. 4.260 g
forsythiae Fructus …….. 4.260 g
Platycodon Root…….. 2.556 g
Glycyrrhiza …….. 2.556 g
Mentha Herb …….. 2.556 g
Fermented Soybeans …….. 2.136 g
Burdock Fruit …….. 2.136 g
Lophatheri Herba …….. 1.704 g
Schizonepeta Spike …….. 1.704 g
Saigae Tataricae Cornu …….. 0.132 g
White Soft Sugar, High-fructose Corn Syrup, Xylitol, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Benzoate, Paraben, Polyoxyethylene Hardened Caster Oil,, Alcohol, Flavor (l-Menthol)
Shake well before use. As this medicine contains crud drugs, it may cause precipitation.
|Manufactured and Distributed by:||TAIHO PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.|
|Packaging unit||30 mL x 1 bottle||30 mL x 3 bottles|
|Manufacturer’s recommended price||310 yen||930 yen|