Calprofen 100 mg/5 ml Oral Suspension Ibuprofen 3 Months to 12 Years Strawberry Flavour

Calprofen 100 mg/5 ml Oral Suspension Ibuprofen 3 Months to 12 Years Strawberry Flavour

Relief of mild to moderate pain, relief of feverishness and symptoms of cold and flu.

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Read The Enclosed Leaflet Carefully Before Use.

This product is intended for use in children aged 3 months to 12 years.
Not recommended for children under 3 months.
Dosage: For oral use. Shake the bottle well before use. A double ended spoon is provided to measure doses of 2.5 ml and 5 ml.
Post-immunisation fever: One small spoonful (2.5 ml), followed by another small spoonful (2.5 ml) six hours later if necessary.
Do not give more than 2 doses in 24 hours.
If fever is not reduced you should consult your doctor.

For Pain and Fever Relief:
Age: Babies under 3 months; Dose: Not recommended.
Age: 3 months - 6 months (weighing over 5 kg); One small (2.5 ml) spoonful 3 times a day. Do not use for more than 24 hours.
Age: 6 months - 12 months; Dose: One small (2.5 ml) spoonful 3 to 4 times a day.
Age: 1 year - 2 years; Dose: One small (2.5 ml) spoonful 3 to 4 times a day.
Age: 3 years - 7 years; Dose: One large (5 ml) spoonful 3 or 4 times a day.
Age: 8 years - 12 years; Dose: Two large (5 ml) spoonfuls 3 or 4 times a day.

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

Do not give this product 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.
Speak to a pharmacist or your doctor before giving this product if your baby or child:
Has or has had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems.

If you are an adult taking this product you should not take this product in the last 3 months of pregnancy and you should contact your doctor or pharmacist before taking it in the first 6 months of pregnancy, if you are trying to get pregnant, if you are elderly or if you are a smoker.

Active Ingredients:

  • ibuprofen 100mg/5ml

Warnings, Side Effects:

Do not take if; - Your child has ever had a reaction or allergic reaction to ibuprofen, aspirin or anti-inflammatory drug before, - Weighs less than 5kg, - Is taking any anti-inflammatory painkillers or aspirin over 75mg daily, - Has previoulsy had a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding. Consult your pharmacist or doctor before using this product if; - Your child has high blood pressure, - Your child has asthma or an allergic disease, - Your child has or had a liver, kidney, heart or bowel problem including Crohns disease, - Your child is taking any of the following medicines; diuretics, anticoagulants, high blood pressure tablets, aspirin, lithium, corticosteroids or any other product containing ibuprofen. Not recommended for children under 3 months. Follow the dosage instructions carefully. For short term use only. Do not give to babies aged 3-6 months for more than 24 hours. Do not give to children over 6 months for more than 3 days. If sypmtoms worsen or persist consult your doctor. Never exceed the stated dose. Never give a double dose. In the event of an overdose seek medical advice immediately. Side-effects are rare and are usually mild if experienced. The most common side-effect is irritation of the stomach. If you experience any other sypmtoms after taking this product, consult your doctor or pharmacist. Keep out of the reach of children. Always read the label.