Nurofen for Children 3 Months to 12 Years

Category
Infants and Babies, Analgesics
Manufacturer
RECKITT
Pack size
200ml, Singles (sachets): 8, 16
RRP
£7.49, £3.11, £5.54
Legal Status
(P) , (GSL) , (GSL)

Uses

For the fast and effective reduction of fever, including post immunisation pyrexia, and the fast and effective relief of the symptoms of colds and flu and mild to moderate pain such as a sore throat, teething pain, toothache, headache, minor aches and sprains. (Pharmacy only pack (P) also indicated for earache.)

Format and Ingredients

Sugar free/colour free suspension containing in 5ml:

Ibuprofen 100mg

Dosage

Infants 3-6 months weighing more than 5kg: 2.5ml 3 times in 24 hours. 6-12 months: 2.5ml 3-4 times in 24 hours. 1-3 years: 5ml 3 times in 24 hours. 4-6 years: 7.5ml 3 times in 24 hours. 7-9 years: 10ml 3 times in 24 hours. 10-12 years: 15ml 3 times in 24 hours. Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Available in orange and strawberry flavours.