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Panadol Regular

Panadol Regular

  • Tablets
  • 12+ Years
  • Trusted Pain Relief
  • 500mg Paracetamol
  • No gluten, lactose or sugar
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Panadol Extra

Panadol Extra

  • Tablets
  • 12+ Years
  • Fights Tough Pain
  • Active Ingredient: Paracetamol 24 mg/mL
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Chewable Tablet

Panadol Extra

  • Tablets
  • 12+ Years
  • Fights Tough Pain
  • Active Ingredient: Paracetamol 24 mg/mL
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Suppositories

Panadol CF

  • Tablets
  • +12 Years
  • Cold Relief
  • Active ingredient: Paracetamol 125mg per suppository.
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Colourfree Suspension 5-12 Years

Panadol Drops

  • Liquid
  • 1 Month - 5 Years
  • Gentle on Tiny Tummies
  • Active ingredient: Paracetamol 24 mg/mL
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Elixir 5-12 Years

Panadol Liquid

  • Liquid
  • 1-5 Years
  • Fast & gentle relief
  • Active ingredient: Paracetamol 24 mg/mL
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Suppositories 5-12 Years

Forte Suspension

  • Liquid
  • 7+ Years
  • When oral dose isn't suitable
  • Active ingredient: 250mg Paracetamol per suppository
Colourfree Suspension 1-5

Adult's Panadol

Panadol Plain

Panadol can be used for relieving fever and/or for the treatment of mild to moderate pain including headache, migraine, muscle ache, dysmenorrhea, sore throat, musculoskeletal pain and pain after dental procedures/ tooth extraction, toothache and pain of osteoarthritis.

Overview

What does it relieve?

  • Fever
  • Headache/Tension headache
  • Toothache
  • Migraine headache
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Backache

Format?

  • Available in tablet format.

What are its features?

Panadol provides effective relief from pain and fever.

  • No gluten, lactose or sugar, contains paracetamol, does not contain ibuprofen
  • Suitable for elderly people
  • Unlikely to cause stomach irritation when used as directed
  • Can be taken on an empty stomach when used as directed

What are the active ingredients?

  • 500mg paracetamol

Overview

  • What Does It Relieve?

    • Fever
    • Headache/Tension headache
    • Toothache
    • Migraine headache
    • Musculoskeletal pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Backache
  • What's The Format?

    • Available in tablet format
  • What Are Its Features?

    Panadol provides effective relief from pain and fever.

    • No gluten, lactose or sugar, contains paracetamol, does not contain ibuprofen
    • Suitable for elderly people
    • Unlikely to cause stomach irritation when used as directed
    • Can be taken on an empty stomach when used as directed
  • What Are The Ingredients?

    • 500mg Paracetamol

How To Use

For oral administration only.

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Dosage

Adults (including the elderly) and children aged 12 years and
over:

1 - 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours as required.
Do not take more than 8 tablets (4000mg paracetamol) in 24 hours.

Do not take more frequently than every 4 hours.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
The lowest dose necessary to achieve efficacy should be used.
Should not be used with other paracetamol-containing products.


Children 6 to 11 years:

 1/2 – 1 (250mg -500mg) tablet every 4 to 6 hours.
Maximum daily dose: 60mg/kg presented in divided doses of 10-15 mg/kg throughout the 24 hour period.
Do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours.

Do not take more frequently than every 4 hours.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Minimum dosing interval: 4 hours.
Maximum duration of continued use without medical advice: 3 days.
Should not be used with other paracetamol-containing products.

Children under 6 years:

Not recommended for children under the age of 6 year.

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Warnings and Precautions

Contains paracetamol. Do not use with any other paracetamol-containing products. The concomitant use with other products containing paracetamol may lead to an overdose.

Paracetamol overdose may cause liver failure which can lead to liver transplant or death.

Underlying liver disease increases the risk of paracetamol related liver damage. Patients who have been diagnosed with liver or kidney impairment must seek medical advice before taking this medication.

Cases of hepatic dysfunction/failure have been reported in patients with depleted glutathione levels, such as those who are severely malnourished, anorexic, have a low body mass index or are chronic heavy users of alcohol.

In patients with glutathione depleted states such as sepsis, the use of paracetamol may increase the risk of metabolic acidosis.

If symptoms persist, medical advice must be sought.

Keep out of sight and reach of children.

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Overdose

Sign & Symptoms - Paracetamol overdose may cause liver failure which can lead to liver transplant or death. Acute pancreatitis has been observed, usually with hepatic dysfunction and liver toxicity.
Treatment – Immediate medical management is required in the event of overdose, even if symptoms of overdose are not present.
Administration of N-acetylcysteine or methionine may be required.

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Drug Interactions

The anticoagulant effect of warfarin and other coumarins may be enhanced by prolonged regular daily use of paracetamol with increased risk of bleeding; occasional doses have no significant effect.

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Contraindications

This product is contraindicated in patients with a previous history of hypersensitivity to paracetamol or excipients.

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Pregnancy

Human and animal studies with paracetamol have not identified any risk to pregnancy or embryo-foetal development.

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Lactation

Human studies with paracetamol have not identified any risk to lactation or the breast-fed offspring.
Paracetamol crosses the placental barrier and is excreted in breast milk.

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Adverse events

Thrombocytopaenia, Anaphylaxis cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions including amoung others skin rashes, angiodema, stevens johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrosis, bronchospasm in patients sensitive to aspirin and other NSAIDs, hepatic dysfuction.

Safe Use

This product contains paracetamol; do not take it with other medicines that also contain paracetamol. Paracetamol is contained in many medicines to treat pain, fever, symptoms of cold and flu, and sleep medicines.
If you have liver or kidney disease, talk to your doctor before taking paracetamol.
Do not take more than the recommended dose, as this may be harmful, including serious harm to your liver.

Enquiries

GSK is committed to the effective collection and management of human safety information relating to our products. If you need to report an adverse event or side effect with one of our products please send an email on pk_pharmasafety@gsk.com or call us at +92-21-111-475-725 between 9:00AM and 5:30PM on weekdays so we can give you more personalized attention.

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