Nurofen for Children is an oral suspension for babies and children from 3 months designed to relieve pain and reduce fever. It is taken by mouth.
Fast, effective relief:
* Reduces temperature (including fever caused by immunisation)
* Soothes away pain from; teething, toothache, earache, sore throats, headache, minor aches, sprains.
* Includes dosing syringe
* Colour free
* Sugar free
* Orange flavour
Read the carton and leaflet carefully before use. Only give this product to a baby under 3 months old if your doctor tells you to.
Use the syringe inside to measure the dose accurately (see leaflet for details). Push the syringe firmly into the neck of the bottle and shake well. Turn the bottle upside down, and gently pull the plunger down drawing the liquid into the syringe. After use wash and rinse the syringe parts in warm water.
FEVER CAUSED BY IMMUNISATION
* Give 2.5ml, then if necessary give a further 2.5ml 6 hours later.
* Give no more than a total 5ml in 24 hours.
* If the fever is not reduced, consult your doctor.
Do not give to babies aged 3 to 6 months for more than 24 hours.
Do not give to children aged 6 months and older for more than 3 days.
Talk to your doctor promptly if your child's symptoms persist for longer than these times or you are concerned.
FEVER & PAIN:
3-6 Months: take 2.5ml 3 times every 24 hours
(weighing more than 5kg)
6-12 Months: take 2.5ml 3-4 times every 24 hours
1-3 years: take 5ml 3 times every 24 hours
4-6 years: take 7.5ml 3 times every 24 hours
7-9 years: take 10ml 3 times every 24 hours
10-12 years: take 15ml 3 times every 24 hours
The doses should be given approximately every 6-8 hours, (or with a minimum of 4 hours between each does if required.
CONTAINS IBUPROFEN 100MG/5ML SUSPENSION
ALSO CONTAINS: MALTITOL SYRUP, WATER, GLYCEROL, CITRIC ACID, SODIUM CITRATE, SODIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM SACCHARIN, STRAWBERRY FLAVOUR, XANTHAN GUM, POLYSORBATE 80, DOMIPHEN BROMIDE.