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Dimetapp

Dimetapp Cold & Allergy Liquid for Kids Colour Free

  • Dimetapp Cold & Allergy Liquid for Kids Colour Free
$22.90

Pharmacy Only Medicine

Dimetapp

Dimetapp Cold & Allergy Liquid for Kids Colour Free

$22.90
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Dimetapp® Cold & Allergy is a great tasting medicine for children’s cold & allergy.

It relieves:

  • Nasal and sinus congestion
  • Runny nose
  • Itchy, watery eyes
  • Sneezing

Dimetapp® Cold & Allergy Colour Free is also a great tasting medicine for children's colds & allergy with the extra benefit of being Colour Free, because some kids are sensitive to added colours. Dimetapp® Cold & Allergy Colour Free also contains no added flavours.

Who can use this product
tick Children 6 years to under 12 years (only on the advice of a doctor, pharmacist or nurse practitioner)
tick Adults and children 12 years and over
 
Do not use
cross in children under 6 years
cross if tamper evident cap seal is broken or missing
cross if you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients
cross with other antihistamines

Active Ingredients

Each 5mL contains:

  • Brompheniramine Maleate 2mg
  • Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg

Also contains: 
Sodium Benzoate, Saccharin Sodium, Alcohol, Sorbitol (16.8g/40mL).
Products containing Sorbitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.

Dosage

Who How much Time between
each dose
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.

Caution

If symptoms persist for more than 48 hours, or are accompanied by a fever discontinue use and consult a doctor.

Warning

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.