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Calprofen Ibuprofen Suspension 3+ months sugar free 200ml

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CALPROFEN® Ibuprofen Suspension 100ml is used for the relief of fever, post-immunisation fever, teething, toothache, headaches, cold and flu symptoms, sore throats and rheumatic or muscular pain.

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This is a Pharmacy Medicine item. You will be asked to complete a questionnaire, which will be checked by a pharmacist to ensure it is suitable for you.

Product Information


CALPROFEN® Ibuprofen Suspension 100ml is used for the relief of fever, post-immunisation fever, teething, toothache, headaches, cold and flu symptoms, sore throats and rheumatic or muscular pain.

Features

CALPROFEN® is a strawberry flavoured, colour and sugar free Ibuprofen oral suspension, for babies (over 5kg) and children from 3 months to 12 years.
Each pack comes with an easy dose syringe.

Benefits

The active ingredient in this medicine is ibuprofen, which belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory painkillers (NSAIDs).
This medicine is used for the relief of pain from teething and toothache, sore throat, headache, symptoms of colds and influenza, minor muscular pains and aches. It can also be used for the reduction of temperature and post-immunisation fever.

Warnings or Restrictions


Do not give this medicine if your baby or child:
• 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 75 mg.
• Has severe kidney, heart or liver failure.
• Or immediately before or after heart surgery.

Speak to a pharmacist or doctor before giving this medicine if your baby or child:
• Has or has had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems, or is dehydrated.
• If your child suffers from lupus (SLE) or a similar disease.

Do not use this product and speak to your doctor if you are trying to get pregnant, suspect you are pregnant, are pregnant or are breast-feeding.
Speak to your doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are elderly or a smoker.

See enclosed leaflet for additional safety information.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Keep out of sight and reach of children.

Product Specification

Active Ingredient: Ibuprofen 100mg per 5ml.
Other ingredients: Glycerol (E422), xanthan gum, maltitol (E965), polysorbate 80, saccharin sodium (E954), citric acid monohydrate, sodium methylhydroxybenzoate (E219), sodium propylhydroxybenzoate (E217), purified water. The flavouring is strawberry (containing propylene glycol (E1520) and ethanol).

Size (200) Unit (ML) Height (16) Width (6) Depth (6)

Product code: 415208

Product Uses

Read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.

Dosage: For oral use. Shake the bottle well before use. A syringe is provided to measure doses of 2.5 ml and 5 ml. Always use the syringe provided.

Post-immunisation fever:
Babies and children 3 months and over (weighing over 5kg): 2.5 ml up to twice a day.
If necessary, the second dose should be given 6 hours after the first one.
• Do not give more than 2 doses in 24 hours.
• If fever is not reduced you should consult your doctor..

Pain and Fever Relief:
Age: Babies under 3 months: Do not give to babies under 3 months. Consult your doctor
Age: 3 months - 6 months (weighing over 5 kg), Dose: 2.5 ml may be taken 3 times a day. Do not use for more than 24 hours
Age: 6 months - 1 year, Dose: 2.5 ml 3 times a day
Age: 1 year - 2 years, Dose: 2.5 ml 3 or 4 times a day
Age: 3 years - 7 years, Dose: 5 ml 3 or 4 times a day
Age: 8 years - 12 years, Dose: 10 ml (5 ml + 5 ml) 3 or 4 times a day

• Doses should usually be given every 6 - 8hours, leave at least 4 hours between doses.
Short term use only:
• Do not give to babies aged 3 months to under 6 months for more than 24 hours.
• Do not give to children aged 6 months or over for more than 3 days.
• If symptoms persist or worsen, consult your doctor.

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