Piriton Allergy Tablets are for those experiencing symptoms from allergies such as hay fever. These tablets work by stopping the symptoms from showing thanks to the active ingredient in the tablets, chlorphenamine maleate, which stops the white blood cells in the body from producing the histamines that cause the symptoms.
These Piriton Allergy Tablets are suitable for adults and children aged 6 and above. The tablets are not suitable for anyone currently taking any other type of antihistamine or are allergic to any antihistamines. They are also not suitable for anyone who is allergic to the ingredients in the tablets, which are:
For anyone who is taking antidepressant monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), you should also not take these tablets. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, then contact your doctor if you plan to take these tablets.
For children aged 6-12, they should take one ½ tablet every 4-6 hours. For adults and children aged 12 and above, the recommended dosage is one tablet every 4-6 hours.
With medicine, there is the potential for side effects, the most common side effects for people who take Piriton Allergy Tablets include:
If you experience a side effect long-term or a more severe side effect, then you should contact your doctor immediately.
The reason why you are asked some medical questions is that by law, these tablets can only be sold by registered pharmacists. This means that anyone who wants to buy them must answer some questions, in order to ensure that that they are being bought for the intended use of the medication.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or 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 your doctor.
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or 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.
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The Piriton in the packs and tubs are exactly the same tablets. The only difference is that one is loose and the other is blister packs.
They both contain the same dosage per tablet and the same active ingredients. I cannot explain the cost differential, as the prices are set by the manufacturers.
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