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This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.
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Piriton Syrup provides fast relief from the symptoms of:
- Hayfever and other allergies, e.g. pet, house dust mite & mould spore allergies.
- Nettle rash, hives, heat rash, prickly heat & dermatitis.
- Reactions to food, food additives, medicines & insect bites.
Adults and children 1 year and over.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
DOSAGE: For oral use. Use the two-headed spoon provided.
1-2 years: One small 2.5ml spoonful twice daily. Maximum daily dose: 2 small 2.5ml spoonfuls (5ml).
2-6 years: One small 2.5ml spoonful every 4-6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 6 small 2.5ml spoonfuls (15ml).
6-12 years: One large 5ml spoonful every 4-6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 6 large 5ml spoonfuls (30ml).
Adults and children over 12 years: Two large 5ml spoonfuls (10ml) every 4-6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 12 large 5ml spoonfuls (60ml).
Children under 12 months: not recommended.
Hazards and Cautions
WARNING: May cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid alcoholic drink.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Store below 25ºC. Protect from light.
- 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.
Active Ingredients: Chlorphenamine Maleate.
Also contains: Sucrose, Glycerol, Ethanol and a mixture of Methyl, Ethyl and Propyl Hydroxybenzoates (E218, E214 and E216). See leaflet for further advice.