Calprofen ibuprofen 100ml


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.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.Do Not Exceed The Stated Dose.

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