Calpol® contains paracetamol, it can be used to relieve pain and fever as well as cold and flu symptoms. It is strawberry flavoured, sugar free and gentle on the stomach.
Directions For Use
The following dosages are suitable for children between the ages of 6-12 years, they can be given up to 4 times in 24 hours:
One 5ml spoonful
One 5ml & One 2.5ml spoonful
Two 5ml spoonfuls
Leave at least 4 hours between doses.
This may also be used in people above the age of 12, doses are as follows:
Two-Three 5ml spoonfuls
Over 16 years:
Two-Four 5ml spoonfuls
Shake the bottle well before use.
Wipe bottle neck clean following administration.
Each 5ml contains:
Keep out of reach and sight of children.
Please read the accompanying instructions carefully before using this product.
Only use this product as intended, in the event of misuse, seek medical advice.
Do not exceed the recommended dose.
In the event of overdose, seek medical advice, even if the child seems well.
Do not use this product if you are allergic or have a hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Suitable for children aged 6 years and older.
Can be used by adults, see directions for use for dosage.
Precautions For Special Groups
For advice on the use of this product in pregnancy and while breastfeeding, please speak to your doctor or pharmacist.
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are taking any other medication or if you have a medical condition.
Do not store above 25°C.
Store in original packaging.
Close lid tightly, but do not over tighten.
Product Specific Warnings
Contains paracetamol. Do not take if taking other paracetamol containing medications.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Do not use for more than 3 days without consulting your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use this product if you have an intolerance to fructose or some other sugars.
Do not overfill the spoon.
If your child needs more than the recommended dose shown or if fever does not go away, speak to your doctor or pharmacist as soon as possible.
Consult your doctor immediately if your child gets a rash, breathing problems, diarrhoea or gets very tired.
Due to the ingredients in this product, there are restrictions on the levels we can dispatch