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Brand name: Panadol Children's Elixir 5 to 12 Years TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol

What it is used for

For the effective, temporary relief from the fever and pain associated with teething, immunisation, earache, headache and colds & flu symptoms while being gentle to little stomachs. Suitable for children with asthma who are sensitvie to aspirin and NSAIDs.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Do not Refrigerate
  • Lifetime is 3 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

A clear, light, red coloured syrupy liquid

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription.It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient paracetamol

This medicine is generally considered safe during pregnancy if taken as directed. During pregnancy, you should discuss your medicine use with your doctor or pharmacist.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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