Panadol

Panadol

paracetamol

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Paracetamol
Indications/Uses
Relief of pain disorders eg, headache; condition of dysmenorrhea resulting in muscle aches, myalgias & neuralgias. Analgesic & antipyretic in conditions causing discomfort & fever eg, viral infections & colds. Analgesic after tooth extraction & growth.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 1-1½ caplet 4-6 hrly. Max: 6 caplet daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if severe skin reactions occur. Severe infection; underwt or malnourished; patients w/ alcohol dependence. Not to be used w/ other paracetamol-containing drugs. Renal or hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Not recommended in childn <12 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Allergic reactions, skin rash or itching, peeling or mouth ulcers; unexplained bruising or bleeding.
Drug Interactions
Inreased risk of bleeding w/ warfarin & other coumarins.
ATC Classification
N02BE01 - paracetamol ; Belongs to the class of anilide preparations. Used to relieve pain and fever.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Panadol caplet 650 mg
Packing/Price
80's
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