The Original Natural Herb

Ricola tradition is based on a consistent blend of fine quality herbs to produce the world-famous Ricola original herb cough drops. Still to this day, the blend remains a well-kept secret.


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Product detail

Ingredients
Medicinal ingredients: Each lozenge contains:
Menthol (Mentha x piperita leaf) 3.24 mg, Peppermint oil (Mentha piperitae aetheroleum), from mentha x piperita leaf [Menthol 50%] 3.24 mg, Extract of Ricola’s herb mixture 44.15 mg: peppermint (Mentha piperita) aerials 11.04 mg, lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) aerials 11.04 mg, thyme (Thymus vulgaris) aerials 6.63 mg, sage (Salvia officinalis) aerials 5.96 mg, hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) aerials 5.96 mg, elder (Sambucus nigra) flowers 1.10 mg, linden (Tilia cordata) flowers 1.10 mg, wild thyme (Thymus serpyllum) aerials 0.44 mg, horehound (Marrubium vulgare) aerials 0.44 mg, mallow (Malva silvestris) leaves 0.44 mg
Non-medicinal ingredients: Sucrose, glucose syrup, caramel.

Recommended use or purpose: For the temporary relief of coughs and sore throat.

Recommended dose: (Adults and children over 12 years of age):
Dissolve one lozenge slowly in the mouth every 1 – 2 hours up to a maximum of 4 lozenges per day.

Duration of use: For prolonged use, consult a health care practitioner.

Cautions and warnings:
  • If symptoms are severe or persist for more than 2 days or accompanied by high fever, consult a doctor.
  • Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have anaemia.
  • Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have gallstones, hiatus hernia or gastroesophageal reflux.
  • Hypersensitivity / allergy is known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.
  • Some people may experience gastroesophageal reflux.
Contraindications:
Do not use during pregnancy or breast feeding.
Do not purchase if package is open.
Nutrition Information
Per drop: 17 kcal, carbohydrate 4.1g, sugars 3.2g, sugar alcohols 0g, other carbohydrates 0g, fats 0g, fiber 0g, sodium 0g, vitamin C 0mg.dium 0g.
Further Information
Gluten
All Ricola products are considered gluten free according to Health Canada regulations and are therefore suited for persons with gluten intolerance.

Lactose
All Ricola products are considered lactose free according to Food and Drug regulations Canada  and are suitable for persons with lactose intolerance.
Ingredients
Medicinal ingredients per lozenge: Menthol 3.74 mg, Peppermint essential oil 3.12 mg, Extract of Ricola’s herb mixture 27.74 mg: peppermint herb (mentha x piperita)  6.93 mg [1.33:1, QCE 9.22 mg], lemon balm (melissa officinalis) 6.93 mg  [1.33:1, QCE 9.22 mg], thyme herb top (thymus vulgaris) 4.16 mg [1.33:1, QCE 5.53 mg], sage herb top (salvia officinalis) aerials 3.75 mg [1.33:1, QCE 4.99 mg], hyssop herb top (hyssopus officinalis) 3.75 mg [1.33:1, QCE 4.99 mg], black elder flowers (sambucus nigra) 0.69 mg [1.33:1, QCE 0.92 mg], linden flowers (tilia cordata) 0.69 mg  [1.33:1, QCE 0.92 mg], wild thyme herb top (thymus serpyllum) 0.28 mg [1.33:1, QCE 0.37 mg], horehound herb top(marrubium vulgare) 0.28 mg [1.33:1, QCE 0.37 mg], high mallow leaves (malva silvestris) 0.28 mg [1.33:1, QCE 0.37 mg].

QCE = quantity crude equivalent

Non-medicinal ingredients: Sucrose, glucose syrup, caramel.

Recommended use or purpose: For the temporary relief of coughs and sore throat.

Recommended dose (Adults and children over 12 years of age): Dissolve one lozenge slowly in the mouth every 1 – 2 hours up to a maximum of 10 lozenges per day.

Duration of use:
For prolonged use, consult a health care practitioner.

Cautions and warnings:
  • If symptoms are severe or persist for more than 2 days or accompanied by high fever, consult a doctor.
  • Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have anaemia.
  • Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have gallstones, hiatus hernia or gastroesophageal reflux.
  • Hypersensitivity / allergy is known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.
  • Some people may experience gastroesophageal reflux.

Contraindications:
Do not use during pregnancy or breast feeding.
Do not purchase if package is open.
Nutrition Information
Per drop: 13 kcal, carbohydrate 3.1g, sugars 2.2g, sugar alcohols 0g, other carbohydrates 0g, fats 0g, fiber 0g, sodium 0g
Further Information
Gluten
This product is considered gluten free under the Codex Standard and is therefore suited for persons with gluten intolerance.

Lactose
This product is considered lactose-free under the Swiss Foodstuff Ordinance and is suitable for persons with lactose intolerance.

Traditional secret recipe in use for over 75 years

Ricola original herb cough drops contain the goodness of mountain herbs. This classic Ricola product has a distinctive cube shape and fine herb flavor. Original Ricola natural herb cough drops are made today just as they were in the 1940’s using the highest quality natural herbs cultivated in Swiss alpine areas using natural farming methods without chemical pesticides to ensure optimum taste and effectiveness.

This product is Kosher certified