These tablets are an antihistamine that can reduce the effects of symptoms caused by allergies such as hay fever. The active ingredient, chlorphenamine maleate, works to stock the effects of symptoms for a number of allergies, such as:
They are suitable to use for adults and children aged 6 and over. You should not use if you are allergic to the ingredients in the tablets. These are:
You should also not use these tablets if you:
No, these tablets are not suitable for you if you are either pregnant or breastfeeding.
For adults and children over the age of 12, it is recommended that you take one full tablet every 4-6 hours, and no more than six tablets a day. For children under 12, half the dosage by cutting the tablet in half.
Like many medicines, there are potential side effects. These include:
If you notice any side effect persist long-term or a more serious side effect, then contact your doctor as soon as possible.
You do not need a prescription for Chlorphenamine Tablets, however, you will be asked to complete a short medical questionnaire by your Chemist-4-U pharmacist before we can take your order. This includes some simple questions that all pharmacies legally are required to ask before supplying this kind of product. This helps our pharmacy team to be sure that this is the best choice for you.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.