Nurofen for Children Cold, Pain and Fever Strawberry Flavour 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension 100ml
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Suitable for: Children aged from 3 months to 9 years
Active Ingredients: Ibuprofen
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Babies and children aged from 3 months (weighing 5kg) to 9 years.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
Patient Information Leaflets are updated periodically by the manufacturer.
For oral and short-term use only. Shake the bottle well before use.
Use the syringe inside to measure the dose accurately.
NOT SUITABLE for children under 3 months of age or weighing less than 5kg
FEVER CAUSED BY IMMUNISATION:
Babies and children 3 months and weighing more than 5kg: One 2.5ml dose if necessary give second 2.5ml dose 6hrs later
Do not give more than 2 doses in a 24 hour period. If the fever is not reduced, consult your doctor.
FEVER, PAIN AND SYMPTOMS OF COLD AND FLU:
3 - 6 months weighing over 5kg: One 2.5ml dose 3 times a day.
Do not use for more than 24 hours. If symptoms persist after 24 hours, consult your doctor.
6 - 12 months: One 2.5ml dose 3 or 4 times in 24 hours.
1 -3 years: One 5ml dose 3 times in 24 hours.
4 - 6years: One 7.5ml (5ml + 2.5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hours.
7 - 9 years: One 10ml (5ml + 5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hours.
Doses should be given every 6 - 8 hours. Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Do not take more than the recommended dose in 24 hours. For children above 6 months, if symptoms persist after 3 days, consult your doctor.
Hazards and Cautions
Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children.
DO NOT GIVE THIS PRODUCT IF YOUR CHILD:
- is under 3 months old or weighs less than 5kg
- has (or has had two or more episodes of ) a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding
- is allergic to ibuprofen or any other ingredient of the product, apirin or any other related painkillers
- is taking other NSAID painkillers, or aspirin with a daily dose above 75mg
- has a fructose intolerance
SPEAK TO YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST BEFORE GIVING THIS PRODUCT IF THE CHILD:
- has or had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems or are dehydrated, or has chicken pox.
- trying to get pregnant
- being elderly
- being a smoker
Do not store above 25°C.
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 pregnant, planning to become pregnant, breastfeeding or if you suffer from allergies.
WARNING: do not take more medicine than the label tells you to.
Active Ingredient: Each 5ml or oral suspension contains 100mg ibuprofen
Also contains: Maltitol liquid