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Paramol Tablets are for the short term treatment of acute moderate pain when other painkillers have not worked. Do not take less than four hours after taking other painkillers. If you need to take this medicine continuously for more than 3 days you should see your doctor or pharmacist.
Can cause addiction. For three day's use only.
Paramol Tablets are for treatment of:
- Period pain
- Toothache and other dental pain
- Backache and other muscular aches and pain.
Adults and children over 12 years of age.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
USE ONLY AS DIRECTED.
For adults and children over 12 years: one or two tablets may be taken every four to six hours. Do not take more than 8 tablets in any 24 hour period.
Warning: do not exceed the stated dose.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Hazards and Cautions
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking this product if you suffer from thyroid, kidney or liver problems, including non-cirrhotic liver damage), are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have asthma or breathing difficulties.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
All children under 18 years who undergo an operation to remove their tonsils or adenoids for obstructive sleep apnoea should not take codeine
If you need to take this medicine continuously for more than three days you should see your doctor or pharmacist.
This medicine contains dihydrocodeine which can cause addiction if you take it continuously for more than 3 days. If you take this medicine for headaches for more than 3 days it can make them worse.
Contains Paracetamol. Do not take with any other Paracetamol-containing products. Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if you feel well.
Avoid alcoholic drink.
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
Do not store above 25ºC.
- This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
- Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
- Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Paracetamol, Dihydrocodeine Tartrate
Active ingredients: Paracetamol 500 mg, Dihydrocodeine Tartrate 7.46 mg.
Also contains: magnesium stearate, maize starch, povidone, hypromellose, titanium dioxide and macrogol 400.