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Ibuprofen Sugar Free Suspension 100mg/5ml Children's 3 months+ 100ml

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Wednesday, 28 February 2024

Experience relief from pain and inflammation with Ibuprofen Sugar-Free Suspension 100mg/5ml. Safe for infants 3 months and older. This 100ml bottle is easy to measure and administer. It's sugar-free formula makes it perfect for children with dietary needs. Effectively reduces fever and relieves minor aches. Great addition for your first-aid kit. Certified and approved for long-term use, providing essential comfort and health benefits. Perfect solution for swift pain alleviation. Order now and keep discomfort at bay. Always be ready for sudden fevers and pains with Ibuprofen Suspension.

How to use
  • Shake the bottle thoroughly before each use to ensure the medicine is evenly distributed.
  • You should use the provided double-ended spoon or oral syringe to measure the correct dosage.
  • For infants aged between 3-6 months (weighing more than 5kg), give 2.5ml of suspension up to three times in 24 hours.
  • For children aged between 6-12 months, give 2.5ml of suspension 3 to 4 times in 24 hours.
  • For children aged between 1-3 years, give 5ml of suspension 3 times in 24 hours.
  • For children aged between 4-6 years, give 7.5ml (5ml + 2.5ml) of suspension 3 times in 24 hours.
  • For children aged between 7-9 years, give 10ml (5ml + 5ml) of suspension 3 times in 24 hours.
  • Children aged 10-12 years can be given 15ml (10ml + 5ml) of suspension 3 times in 24 hours.
  • Always leave at least 6 hours between doses and do not exceed the recommended dose in 24 hours.
  • Note: If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a healthcare professional. This medicine is not recommended for children under 3 months old and weighing less than 5 kg.
Main Ingredients
  • Ibuprofen, Purified Water, Glycerol, Polysorbate 80, Maltitol Liquid, Saccharin Sodium, Carmellose Sodium, Methyl Parahydroxybenzoate, Propyl Parahydroxybenzoate, Citric Acid Monohydrate, Sodium Citrate, Xanthan Gum, Orange Flavor, Chocolate Flavor.
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Possible allergic reactions: Look out for symptoms like skin rashes, chest tightness, wheezing or difficulty breathing, swollen face, lips, or tongue.
  • Gastrointestinal problems: Prolonged use might cause stomach ulcers, indigestion, or heartburn; rehydrate and avoid on an empty stomach.
  • Kidney and liver function: Monitor these regularly, as long-term use can affect these organs.
  • Respiratory issues: It might trigger asthma or other breathing problems.
  • Blood disorders: Can interfere with blood clotting, hence should be taken with caution by those with bleeding disorders.
  • This medicine should not be given to a child who is dehydrated or vomiting continuously.
  • Ensure to consult a healthcare provider immediately should any side effects occur. Always use under the guidance and recommendation of a healthcare professional.
Cautions:
  • For use in children above 3 months or over only.
  • Verify dosage amount with healthcare provider, usually depends on the child's weight.
  • Not recommended for children with stomach ulcers or bleeding problems.
  • Avoid if the child has had an allergic reaction to ibuprofen or any other pain relievers in the past.
  • The medicine may damage fertility in men and women; seek advice if you're trying to get pregnant.
  • Do not give to children who are dehydrated or have chronic kidney disease.
  • Ensure the child is not taking other NSAID drugs concurrently.
  • Keep out of sight and reach of children.
  • Avoid giving the medicine for more than 3 days unless advised by a doctor.
  • If symptoms persist or worsen, contact a healthcare professional.
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