Panadol Extra

Panadol Extra

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Paracetamol 500 mg, caffeine 65 mg
Indications/Uses
Treatment of painful & febrile conditions eg, headache, migraine, backache, toothache, rheumatic pain, dysmenorrhea & symptomatic relief of colds, influenza & sore throat.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult, elderly & childn ≥12 yr 1 or 2 tab 4-6 hrly. Max: 8 tab/24 hr.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Hepatic & renal impairment. Avoid caffeine-containing products. High BP, glaucoma, overactive bladder syndrome. Do not use w/ other paracetamol-containing drugs. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <12 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Skin rash or peeling, itching, breathing problems, swelling of lips, tongue, throat or face, mouth ulcers, bruising or bleeding.
Drug Interactions
Anticoagulants eg, warfarin.
ATC Classification
N02BE51 - paracetamol, combinations excl. psycholeptics ; Belongs to the class of anilide preparations. Used to relieve pain and fever.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Panadol Extra caplet
Packing/Price
12's
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