Nurofen For Children Orange 100ml
Nurofen For Children Orange 100ml
Nurofen For Children Orange offers an oral solution to help ease pain and lower fever in children starting from 3 months of age. It comprises 100mg of ibuprofen for every 5 ml. The smooth, off-white liquid boasts a delightful orange taste that many kids find appealing. It's ideal for young ones who show signs of colds and flu, muscle aches, headaches, toothaches, and high temperatures.
- Delivers efficient relief from children's pain and fever
- 100mg of ibuprofen in each 5 ml serving
- Designed for kids as young as 3 months
- Features a kid-friendly orange taste
- Shown to offer extended fever relief over paracetamol
- Comes with a convenient dosing syringe
What are the benefits of using Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml?
Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml offers efficient pain and fever relief for kids. It's crafted to alleviate muscle aches, headaches, toothaches, high temperatures, and cold and flu symptoms in children from the age of 3 months.
How does Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml work?
It has ibuprofen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). This ingredient functions by curtailing the creation of prostaglandins, which are responsible for pain, inflammation, and fever. By lowering prostaglandin production, Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml grants efficient relief from pain and fever in children.
Are there any known side effects?
All medications can have side effects, but not everyone experiences them. Common side effects with Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml include feelings of nausea, episodes of vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal discomfort, and digestive issues. Should your child exhibit any of these symptoms, stop giving the medication and see a healthcare professional.
What do studies indicate about Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml?
It's documented that Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml extends fever relief longer than paracetamol. Furthermore, it effectively addresses muscle aches, headaches, toothaches, and cold and flu signs in kids as young as 3 months.
How often can Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml be administered to a child?
The advised dosage of Nurofen for Children Orange 100ml is dependant on your child's age and weight. Always check the packaging for guidance and follow the directions.
Each 5ml of oral suspension contains 100mg ibuprofen.
Also contains: Maltitol Liquid.
See leaflet for further information.
Usage and Instructions
Read the leaflet provided before starting the treatment.
For oral and short-term use only. Shake the bottle well before use.
Use the syringe inside to measure the dose accurately. Read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
NOT SUITABLE for children under 3 months of age or weighing less than 5kg.
FEVER CAUSED BY IMMUNISATION: Babies and children 3 months and over, 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 or worsen, consult doctor.
6-12 months: One 2.5ml dose 3 or 4 times in 24 hrs 1-3 years: One 5ml dose 3 times in 24 hrs 4-6 years: One 7.5ml (5ml + 2.5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hrs 7-9 years: One 10ml (5ml + 5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hrs
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 or worsen, consult your doctor.
Do not take more medicine than the label tells you to.
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, aspirin or 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.
Medical advice is required before taking this medicine in case of the following conditions:
- trying to get pregnant
- being elderly
- being a smoker
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.