Calpol Six Plus Sugar Free Suspension Strawberry Flavour Liquid Paracetamol 200ml
£6.99 – £35.99
Children can suffer many types of pain, such as: headache, toothache, earache, muscle aches and pains, and sore throat. Calpol Six Plus is an oral liquid suspension paracetamol that provides relief from pain and fever. Aimed at children, this medicine comes in strawberry flavour, is colour and sugar free, and comes with an easy dose syringe to make it easier to give to sick children. After just 15 minutes this medicine begins to take effect on fever so you’ll see your little one feeling themselves again in no time. Please note that you should not give this medicine to your child for more than 3 days without consulting a health professional.
Calpol Six Plus Suspension is an oral suspension that helps to relieve pain and feverishness.
Calpol SixPlus relieves 5 types of pain… headache, toothache, sore throat, earache and muscle aches & pains.
Starts to work on fever in just 15 minutes, without being harsh on the tummy
Each pack comes with an easy dose syringe
Suitable for children 6 years and over and for adults who have difficulty in swallowing pain relieving tablets
Adults and children 6 years and over
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product
How to use
This product is suitable for children 6 years and over and adults who have difficulty in swallowing pain relieving tablets. Not recommended for children under 6 years old.
For oral use only. Shake the bottle for at least 10 seconds before use. Do not overfill the spoon. Always use the spoon supplied with the pack. Never give more medicine than is shown in the table. Do not exceed the stated dose.
Child’s Age: 6-8 years; How much – up to 4 times a day: One 5 ml spoonful (large end)
Child’s Age: 8-10 years; How much – up to 4 times a day: One 5 ml spoonful (large end) and one 2.5 ml spoonful (small end)
Child’s Age: 10-12 years; How much – up to 4 times day: Two 5 ml spoonfuls (large end)
Child’s Age: 12-16 years; How much – up to 4 times a day: Two to three 5 ml spoonfuls (large end)
Adults and children over 16 years How much – up to 4 times a day: Two to four 5 ml spoonfuls (large end)
Do not give more than 4 doses in any 24 hour period.
Leave at least 4 hours between doses.
Do not give this medicine to your child for more than 3 days without speaking to your doctor or pharmacist.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not give with any other paracetamol-containing products. Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if the child seems well.
As with all medicines, if your child is curently taking any other medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product
If symptons persist , consult your doctor
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not store above 25°c
Store in the original container
This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
Active Ingredients: Paracetamol 250mg/5ml
Also contains: Sucrose,E420, E218 and E110
CALPOL SIXPLUS® Suspension can have side-effects, like all medicines, although these don’t affect everyone and are usually mild.
Tell your doctor as soon as possible if you
notice any of these:
■ allergic reactions including swelling of the face, tongue or throat, difficulty swallowing, unexplained
wheezing, shortness of breath which may be accompanied by skin rash or hives.
■ becoming unusually tired, unexpected bruising or bleeding and getting more infections (such as colds)
than usual. These are very rare effects in people taking paracetamol.
■ very rare cases of serious skin reactions have been reported. Symptoms may include: skin reddening,
blisters, rash. If skin reactions occur or existing skin symptoms worsen, stop use and seek medical help
If your child shows any of these signs, stop giving paracetamol and talk to a doctor right away.
Long term use: People who use medicines containing paracetamol every day for a long time (several months or
more) could get certain side-effects, including liver and kidney damage. People taking paracetamol in the usual way for shorter periods have not had these problems, but liver
function tests may be affected.
If you notice any side-effects not included in this leaflet
please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Further information can be found on the manufacturers
Patient Information Leaflet and printed if required.