Allergy alert: Paracetamol may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include skin reddening, blisters or rash. These could be signs of serious conditions. If these reactions occur, stop use and seek medical assistance right away.
Do not take if allergic to paracetamol.
Patients should contact their health care provider if symptoms persist (if the pain lasts for more than 10 days, if there is redness or fever lasts more than 3 days).
Paracetamol should be given with care to patients with impaired kidney or liver function.
Large doses should be avoided in patients with hepatic impairment. Paracetamol overdose may harm the liver.
Do not exceed recommended dose. Leave at least 4 hours between doses.
Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if the child seems well, because of the risk of delayed serious liver damage.
Paracetamol provides symptomatic relief only, additional therapy to treat the cause of the pain or fever should be instituted when necessary.
Never give medicine exceeding the recommended dosage.
Effects on Ability to Drive and Use Machines: It is unlikely to impair a patient's ability to drive or use machinery.