Product information for Nurofen for Children 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension Strawberry Flavour 3 Months to 12 Years 200ml
Nurofen for Children Strawberry 3 Months to 12 Years is an oral ibuprofen suspension for babies and children from 3 months.
To be taken by the mouth.
Reduces temperature (including fever caused by immunisation)
For the relief of mild to moderate pain such as: Teething, toothache, sore throats, ear ache, headache, minor aches, sprains
Relieves symptoms of cold and flu
Fever and pain relief
Sugar & colour free
Each 5ml of Oral Suspension contains 100mg Ibuprofen, Also contains: Maltitol Liquid, Glycerol, See leaflet for further information
Do not store above 25 C.
Preparation and Usage
For oral and short-term use only. Shake the bottle well before use. Use the syringe inside to measure the dose accurately (See leaflet for details). Not suitable for children under 3 months of age or weighing less than 5kg.
Read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
Fever Caused by Immunisation:
Babies and children 3 months and over Weighing more than 5kg: One 2.5ml dose if necessary give second 2.5ml dose 6hrs later
Do not give more than 2 doses in a 24 period.
If the fever is not reduced, consult your doctor.
Fever, Pain and Symptoms of Cold and Flu:
3 months – 6 months Weighing over 5kg: One 2.5ml dose 3 times a day.
Do not use for more than 24 hours. If symptoms persist after 24 hours, consult your doctor.
6 months – 12 months: One 2.5ml dose 3 of 4 times in 24 hours
1 year – 4 years: One 5ml dose 3 times in 24 hours
4 years – 7 years: One 7.5ml (5ml 2.5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hours
Over 7 years: One 10ml (5ml 5ml) dose 3 times in 24 hours
Doses should be given every 6 – 8 hours. Leave at least 4 hours between doses. For children above 6 months, if symptoms persist after 3 days, consult your doctor.
Warning: Do not exceed the stated dose
Do not give this product if your baby or child:
Is under 3 months old or weighs less than 5kg
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 75mg
Has a fructose intolerance
Speak to your doctor or pharmacist before giving this product if baby or child:
Has or had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems
If you are an adult taking this product:
Speak to a pharmacist or your doctor before taking if you are:
Trying to get pregnant
Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children
Lower Age Limit
Advisory 3 Months
Please Note: Whilst Chemist Extra makes every effort to ensure that all information is up to date, the information shown on this page should not replace the advice of a medical professional.
*Disclaimer: Results and outcomes of this product may vary from individual to individual.
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