Paracetamol 250mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Rosemont 100ml
Paracetamol 250mg/5ml oral suspension belongs to a group of medicines called pain-killers or analgesics.It is used for mild to moderate pain including headache, migraine, nerve pain, toothache, sore throat, period pains and general aches and pains. It is also used to relieve the symptoms of cold and flu.It is also used to help reduce a fever (high temperature). Do not take this medicine if you have: had an allergic reaction to paracetamol or any of the ingredients listed in section 6. An allergic reaction can include a rash, itching or shortness of breath, a liver disorder. Speak to your doctor or pharmacist if any of these apply to you. How much to take. Age: 6 – 8 years, How Much: One 5 mL spoonful (large end), How often (in 24 hours): 4 times. Age: 8 – 10 years, How Much: One 5 mL spoonful (large end) and one 2.5 ml spoonful (small end), How often (in 24 hours): 4 times. Age: 10 – 12 years, How Much: Two 5 mL spoonful (large end), How often (in 24 hours): 4 times.Age: 12 – 16 years, How Much: Two to three 5 mL spoonfuls (large end), How often (in 24 hours): 4 times. Age: Adults and children over 16 years, How Much: Two to four 5 mL spoonfuls (large end), How often (in 24 hours): 4 times. Do not give more than 4 doses in any 24 hour period. Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Do not give this medicine to your child for more than 3 days without speaking to your doctor or pharmacist. Do not give to children under the age of 6 years. Do not exceed the stated dose. You must see a doctor if your symptoms worsen or do not improve after 3 days. Warnings and precautions. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Paracetamol if you have: kidney problems. liver problems, including those due to drinking too much alcohol. You may be more at risk of the side effects of paracetamol. Speak to your doctor or pharmacist if any of these apply to you. Pregnancy and Breast-feeding: If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine. If necessary Paracetamol can be used during pregnancy. You should use the lowest possible dose that reduces your pain and/or your fever and use it for the shortest time possible. Contact your doctor if the pain and/or fever are not reduced or if you need to take the medicine more often. Paracetamol Suspension contains tartrazine and carmoisine, methyl and propyl parahydroxybenzoate, sucrose, propylene glycol and sorbitol. How to store Paracetamol Oral Suspension. Keep out of the sight and reach of children. Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light. Store in the original package. Do not use after the expiry date (month, year) on the label and carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. If it is out of date or you no longer want it, take it back to the pharmacy. Do not use Paracetamol Suspension if you notice anything wrong with the medicine. Talk to your pharmacist. Paracetamol 250mg/5ml. Excipients with known effect: Methyl hydroxybenzoate (E218), Propyl hydroxybenzoate (E216), Propylene Glycol, Sucrose 3g/5ml, Sorbitol (E420) ,Carmoisine (E122), Tartrazine (E102) Propylene glycol, methyl hydroxybenzoate, propyl hydroxybenzoate, xanthan gum, sorbitol solution 70%, sucrose, mango flavour, pineapple flavour (containing tartrazine (E102) and carmoisine (E122)), sweetness enhancer, sodium citrate and purified water.