Paracetamol is a common painkiller medication that’s perfect for most adults who are dealing with everyday aches and pains.
You can use paracetamol for a headache, toothache, period pains, or even to deal with symptoms of a cold.
If you’re looking for pain relief that’s safe for most adults to take when they need to, paracetamol is a great place to start.
Here at Chemist4U we stock adult doses of paracetamol in tablets, capsules, caplets, and soluble tablets, so you can find a way to ease your pains that’s right for you no matter what you’re dealing with.
The usual maximum dose of paracetamol that an adult can take within 24 hours is one or two 500mg tablets every 4 – 6 hours.
You should not take more than 8 x 500mg tablets within any 24-hour period.
If you’re not sure about the dosage of your medicine or whether it’s right for you, speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist for advice before taking paracetamol.
You can use paracetamol to manage symptoms of a cold or the flu.
Paracetamol isn’t just a painkiller, so not only will it bring down those pesky congestion headaches, but it can help to reduce fever too.
If you’re dealing with a fever or high temperature due because of a cold, paracetamol can help to bring your temperature own and help you to feel more comfortable while easing your pain.
You do not need a prescription for any of these products, however, you will be asked to complete a short medical questionnaire by your Chemist4U 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 treatment is the best choice for you.