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Brand name: Paracetamol Children's 1 to 5 Years (Apohealth) TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol

What it is used for

For effective temporary relief of fever and pain associated with teething, immunisation, earache, headache, symptoms of colds and flu.

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 25 degrees Celsius
  • Do not Refrigerate
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

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

Visual appearance

Colourless to pale pink solution with characteristic flavour.

Food interactions

For the active ingredient paracetamol

  • Avoid alcohol (may increase risk of hepatotoxicity).
  • Take without regard to meals.

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.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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