How it works? 
Bronchicum is a herbal medicine recommended in the treatment of respiratory infections following exposure to cold.[¹]
Bronchicum is used to treat symptoms of acute bronchitis and respiratory infections with thick phlegm following exposure to cold.[¹]
It gives you relief from a chesty cough by:
Relaxes Cough Spasms
Thyme oil relaxes the bronchial muscles that are involved in making you cough thus providing you with a feeling of relief.[²]
Protecting against microbes
The antibacterial properties of Thyme fight off the microbes (harmful bacteria) that cause coughing.[²]
Naturally clearing the airways
Combined these 2 ingredients work to expel mucus from the bronchi, providing you with a sense of relief.[¹]
6 years old and above
7.5ml, 4 times a day
7.5ml, 4 times a day
Active Ingredients 
Bronchicum® Syrup contains two natural active ingredients to fight cough.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Bronchicum® Syrup suitable for children?
Bronchicum® Syrup is indicated to give to children older than 6 years, however the use of Bronchicum® Syrup in children younger than 6 years old has not been adequately studied and should not be used without first consulting your doctor.[¹]
Always take Bronchicum® Syrup exactly as instructed in the leaflet (or dosage section of this website). If you are uncertain please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist. Always follow the standard dosage instructions unless otherwise advised by your doctor.[¹]
Like all medications, Bronchicum® Syrup can have side effects:[¹]
Hypersensitivity reactions such as exanthema, urticaria and angioedema may occur associated with dyspnea.
Gastrointestinal effects, such as cramps, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea have also been observed.
No information is available on the frequency of these possible side effects.
How should I store Bronchicum® Syrup?
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Shelf life: 2 years.[¹]
- Do not store above 30°C.[¹]
Is Bronchicum® Syrup suitable for vegetarians?
Bronchicum® Syrup is a herbal medicinal preparation containing plant-based active ingredients (Thyme liquid extract, Primula root liquid extract) and hence is suitable for vegetarian use.[¹]
What other ingredients are there in Bronchicum® Syrup?
5ml of the liquid contains:
- 0.325g of Thyme liquid extract
- 0.162g Primula Root liquid extract
- Invert Sugar Syrup
- Caramel Syrup
- Sodium Benzoate
- Purified Water
Where can I find the Bronchicum® Syrup product leaflet?
Know more about Cough
1. Egyptian drug authority Bronchicum leaflet approval date 27/12/2020.
2. Pascoe natural healthcare. Thyme: Nature's Cure for Coughs. Available at:
3. Mayo clinic. Cough. Available at:
4. Seattle Children’s organization. Coughs: Meds or Home Remedies?. Available at:
5. Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council. Infection control advice for schools and other childcare settings. Available at: