Panadol Suppositories
5-12 Years

Children’s Panadol is only available in Pharmacy

For over 60 years, Children’s Panadol has given parents the confidence to get their kids back to being kids fast, through effective pain and fever relief. With Children’s Panadol, you can rest assured knowing that it works fast on fever.

It’s Australia’s leading brand for children’s pain relief², and the brand mums recommend & trust the most for their kids¹.

Trust Children’s Panadol to provide effective relief whilst also being suitable for your little ones.

Overview

What does it relieve?

  • Fever
  • Teething pain
  • Immunisation pain
  • Earache
  • Headache
  • Cold & Flu symptoms

What's the format?

Suppository
A solid medical preparation in a roughly conical or cylindrical shape, designed to be inserted into the rectum to dissolve.

What are its features?

Can be used for children suffering from nausea and vomiting

Can be used for children that are refusing to take oral medication

What are the ingredients?

Active ingredient: 250mg Paracetamol per suppository.

How to use

Insert into the rectum.
Insert the large/thick end first.
For ease of insertion, the suppository can be moistened just before insertion.

Dosage

Match the child's weight to the chart below. If the weight is not known then match the age of the child. If your child weighs less than 8 kg (or is under 6 month of age) or more than 18 kg, please consult your doctor about adjusting the dosage amount.

Do not give more than 4 doses in a 24-period

Age

Average weight

Dose

5 - 8 Years

18 - 25 kg

1 (maximum 4 in 24hrs)

9 - 12 Years

28 - 41 kg

2 (maximum 8 in 24hrs)

Warning

Do not give more than 4 doses in one day or within any 24-hour period.

Do not use for more than 48 hours at a time except on medical advice.

Use in infants less than 6 months is not recommended, except on the advice of a physician.

Further Information

Also contains Methyl and Propyl Hydroxybenzoate

Enquiries

If you would like any further information regarding Children's Panadol products, please call our INFOLINE (Freecall) Australia on 1-800-028-533

References

1 Ipsos Brand & Ad Tracking, October 2014

2 Nielsen MAT Volume Sales June 2015

3 Clarke GD et al. lnt J Pharm Pract 2008;16:1–4 (GSK sponsored)

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