Ashton and Parsons Infants Teething Powder is used for
This teething powder is a natural remedy for teething pain that helps to relieve the pain in the gums.
This product is only intended for use in teething infants.
This product is not recommended for use in infants under 3 months old.
Infants aged 3-6 months
Use a teaspoon to give the powder. Half the contents of one sachet in the morning and the other half in the evening. The sachet should be divided in half by emptying half the contents onto the teaspoon and retaining the other half in the sachet
If the infant is very restless, the dose may be repeated every 1, 2 or 3 hours if necessary until improvement occurs. The maximum dose is 6 doses in 24 hours.
Infants over 6 months
One sachet in the morning and 1 sachet in the evening
If symptoms worsen or persist after 7 days of using this product, a doctor or qualified healthcare practitioner should be consulted.
For oral short term use only.
Method of administration: Oral use whilst the infant is held in a sitting or upright position. Put the powder slowly on the front of the infant’s tongue, a little at a time, allowing the powder to fully dissolve.
A side effect is most likely a result of an allergic reaction. If you do notice an allergic reaction or have any other worrying symptoms then please contact your doctor as soon as possible.
Not to be used for babies under 3 months.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
Always read the patient information leaflet before use.
Before using these powders
Do not use if your child –
• is allergic to tincture of matricaria, lactose or to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae family such as daisies, marigolds or artichokes
• has an intolerance to some sugars, unless your doctor tells you to (this medicine contains lactose).
Warning: This medicine may cause an allergic reaction or make existing conditions worse in children who suffer from allergic type conditions (e.g. asthma).
Do not give more than the label tells you to. If symptoms persist for more than 7 days, speak to your doctor. If you give your child more than you should, it may cause diarrhoea. If the infant experiences any side effects, stop using this medicine and speak to your doctor or pharmacist.
Possible side effects Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Possible side effects: allergic reaction which may include rash, tongue sores. Reporting of side effects
If your child gets any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the internet at
www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.