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Where to buy cough suppressants online in South Africa

Looking to stop that nasty cough? These online retailers stock a range of products that will have you on the mend in no time.


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If you’ve ever had a persistent tickling at the back of your throat, you know the value of a good cough suppressant. Not only does it give you relief from constantly coughing, but also preserves the patience of your family and friends.

Whether you’re looking for natural cough suppressants or tried-and-true medicines, we’ve listed a range of online retailers offering cough suppressants at competitive prices below.

If you’re currently experiencing persistent dry coughing along with any of these other symptoms outlined by the World Health Organization then a visit to your GP might be in order. It’s important to stay aware of your health during the current COVID-19 health crisis and to keep your hands clean at all times.

Top sites to buy cough suppressants online

  • eBay
  • Amazon
  • iHerb
  • Takealot
  • Dis-Chem
  • Clicks

Mucinex DM Cough Suppressant Tablets

1. eBay

No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll be able to find it at eBay. It’s one of the largest online marketplaces.

  • Trusted online marketplace
  • View seller reviews before you buy
  • Compare prices from sellers around the world

Boiron Chestal Honey Cough Syrup

2. Amazon

Amazon is the place where you can find all the leading vitamin and supplement brands in the business.

  • Free delivery on millions of eligible items with Amazon Prime
  • Easily compare prices on similar products
  • Huge product range

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3. iHerb

iHerb is your one-stop shop for vitamins and all kinds of natural health products, including cough suppressants.

  • 24/7 customer service line
  • Join iHerb’s rewards program and receive discounts when you shop
  • Free shipping when you spend more than $40

Doktor Mom Herbal Cough Lozenge

4. Takealot

As one of South Africa’s leading online retailers, Takealot stocks a good selection of vitamins and minerals as well as other health essentials.

  • Big warehouses mean supplies are less likely to run out
  • Regular sales and discounts
  • Avoid human contact by using pick-up points

Flutex Cough

5. Dis-Chem

Dis-Chem stores are spread throughout South Africa and stock a selection of cough suppressants. The online store is a good place to find what you need without having to go out of the house.

  • Easy to find cleaning supplies and health products
  • Delivers everywhere in South Africa
  • Optional in-store collection is free of cost

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6. Clicks

Clicks is one of the leading big chain pharmacies in South Africa and sells its products, including cough suppressants, online too.

  • Save money with a Clicks loyalty card
  • Easy to shop by brand
  • Stocks the brands you know and love

Which of these retailers offer free delivery?

  • eBay: Free on eligible items with eBay Plus membership
  • Amazon: Free on eligible items with Amazon Prime membership
  • iHerb: Free shipping when you spend more than $40
  • Takealot: Free delivery on orders over R450

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