Dimetapp® Cold & Allergy is a great tasting medicine for children’s cold & allergy.
- Nasal and sinus congestion
- Runny nose
- Itchy, watery eyes
|Who can use this product|
|Children 6 years to under 12 years (only on the advice of a doctor, pharmacist or nurse practitioner)|
|Adults and children 12 years and over|
|Do not use|
|in children under 6 years|
|if tamper evident cap seal is broken or missing|
|if you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients|
|with other antihistamines|
Each 5mL contains:
- Brompheniramine Maleate 2mg
- Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg
Sodium Benzoate, Saccharin Sodium, Alcohol, Sorbitol (16.8g/40mL).
Products containing Sorbitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.
|Who||How much||Time between
|Maximum No. of Doses|
|Children 6 years to under 12 years||7.5mL||6 - 8 hours as necessary||4 doses in 24 hours|
|Adults and Children 12 years and over||10mL|
A measuring cup is included with this product for accurate dose measurement.
Do not use in children under 6 years old. Use in children aged 6 to 11 years only on the advice of a doctor, pharmacist or nurse practitioner. Dose may be taken with water or fruit juice.
If symptoms persist for more than 48 hours, or are accompanied by a fever discontinue use and consult a doctor.
Brompheniramine may cause drowsiness in some people. Be cautious about driving a vehicle or operating machinery within 8 hours of taking this medicine. If still affected do not drive a vehicle or operate machinery. Avoid alcohol. This product may cause sleeplessness.
Do not exceed recommended dosage. If an overdose is taken or suspected, ring the Poisons Information centre (New Zealand 0800 764 766), discontinue use and seek professional assistance immediately.
For additional information on precautions and warnings please refer to the carton.
General Safety Information
- Always read the label. Use only as directed.
- Nutritional supplements may only be of assistance if the dietary intake is inadequate.
- Supplements should not be used to replace a healthy balanced diet and adequate physical exercise.
- Keep all medications and supplements out of reach of children.
- If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.