Calprofen 3+months ibuprofen 12x5ml


Brand Price Match - Checked 21/04/2014

  • Analgesic (pain relief) Analgesic



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Product Summary

Fever&pain relief. Works to reduce fever. Colour&sugar free. Calprofen is a strawberry flavoured Ibuprofen Suspension for babies and children. It is used for the relief of: Fever (raised temperature). Post-immunisation fever. Teething and toothache. Colds and influenza symptoms. Sore throat. Headache. Minor muscular aches and pains


Each 5 ml of Oral Suspension contains 100 mg Ibuprofen, Also contains: E965, E219 and E217

Usage Instructions

  • Read The Enclosed Leaflet Carefully Before Use. Dosage: For oral use. Massage the sachet before opening to mix the contents. A double ended spoon is provided to measure doses of 2.5 ml and 5 ml. Each sachets contains 5 ml of Calprofen. When dosing 2.5 ml throw away the remainder left in the sachet after use. Post-immunisation fever: Half a sachet (2.5 ml), followed by another half a sachet (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); Dose: Half a sachet (2.5 ml) 3 times a day. Do not use for more than 24 hours. Age: 6 months-12 months; Dose: Half a sachet (2.5 ml) 3 times a day. Age: 1 year-2 years; Dose: Half a sachet (2.5 ml) 3 to 4 times a day. Age: 3 years-7 years; Dose: One 5 ml sachet 3 to 4 times a day. Age: 8 years-12 years; Dose: Two 5 ml sachets 3 to 4 times a day. Doses should usually be given every 6 - 8 hours, leave at least 4 hours between doses. For short term use only. Do not give to babies aged 3-6 months for more then 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. This product is intended for use in children aged 3 months to 12 years. Not recommended for children under 3 months. Do Not Exceed The Stated Dose.

Do not store above 25°C. Keep All Medicines Out Of The Reach And Sight Of Children.