INFLAMAX PEADIATRIC SUSPENSION 100ml

Pack Size

100ml

Dosage

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis – 20 mg/kg of body mass daily in divided doses with up to 40 mg/kg being given daily if necessary. Inflamax Paediatric Suspension is not recommended for children under 1 year of age or in those weighing less than 7 kg. Pain: 5 mg/kg of body mass. A second dose of 5 mg/kg may be given after 2 hours if pain is not controlled. Thereafter 5 mg/kg every 4-6 hours. If pain persists for more than 7 days. Consult your doctor. Fever: 5 mg/kg of body mass every 4—6 hours. If fever persists more than three days consult your doctor. Age Daily Dosage Body Mass 1-2 years 2.5ml3-4timesdaily 7-12kg 3 – 7 years 2.5-5 ml 3 – 4 times daily 14 – 23 kg 8-12 years 10ml 3-4 times daily 25-40kg

Warnings and Contraindications

lnfiamax Paediatric Suspension should not be given to patients with peptic ulceration and should be used with caution in patients with a history of such disorders. lnflamax Paediatric Suspension should not be administered during the third trimester of pregnancy. Hypersensitivity to lbuprofen. There is considerable cross reactivity between aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines and it is generally recommended that patients who have had a hypersensitivity reaction to one particular non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine should avoid all non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines,

Composition

Each 5 ml of suspension contains 100 mg of ibuprofen.

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