Piriton Allergy Syrup is an effective treatment for a number of different allergy types, including hay fever, food, pet, dust mite, skin, and mould. Another benefit of this syrup is that it can also be used to treat the rash produced when affected by chickenpox.
The active ingredient in Piriton Allergy Syrup is chlorphenamine maleate. This is a type of antihistamine that works against the symptoms produced by the allergy.
Piriton Allergy Syrup is suitable for children aged from 1 year and above, as well as adults. This syrup is not suitable for anyone who is allergic to any of the ingredients contained in the syrup, which are:
If you are already taking a form of medication, or are pregnant or breastfeeding, then consult your doctor before taking this syrup.
The dosage recommended of Piriton syrup depends on the age of the user. For 1-2-year-olds, the recommended dosage is one 2.5ml spoonful twice a day. For 2-6-year-olds, the recommended dosage is one 2.5ml spoonful every 4-6 hours. For 6-12-year-olds, the recommended dosage is one 5ml dosage every 4-6 hours. For adults and children over 12 years of age, the recommended dosage is two 5ml spoonfuls every 4-6 hours.
Like all medication, there are a number of potential different side effects when taking this syrup. The most common side effect is drowsiness. There are more potential side effects, such as:
If you experience any of these for a longer period of time or more severe side effects, then contact your doctor immediately.
The reason why you need to answer some medical questions is that this medication is only available at registered pharmacists. Therefore, to ensure that the buyer is intended to use the syrup correctly, we need to know about this information.
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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