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Dimetapp for kids - cold, cough, flu and allergies

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Dimetapp Cough, Cold & Allergy Products

 

Dimetapp Cold and Allergy Dimetapp Cold and Allergy

Dimetapp® Cold & Allergy and Colour Free Variant

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.

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.

 

Dimetapp Cough and Cold Dimetapp Cough and Cold

Dimetapp® Cough & Cold and Colour Free Variant

Dimetapp® Cough & Cold is a great tasting medicine for children's common cold symptoms, with the added benefit of a cough suppressant, to relieve dry, irritating coughs.

It relieves the symptoms including:

  • Nasal and sinus congestion
  • Blocked/runny nose
  • Itchy, watery eyes
  • Sneezing
  • Dry irritating cough

Dimetapp® Cough & Cold also comes in a colour free variety for those children who are sensitive to added colours.

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
  • Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg

Also contains:
Sodium Benzoate, Saccharin Sodium, Alcohol, Sorbitol (32.76g/60mL).
Products containing Sorbitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.

Who How much Time between
each dose
Maximum No. of Doses
Children 6 years to under 12 years 5mL 4 hours as necessary 6 doses in 24 hours
Adults and Children 12 years and over 10mL
May be taken with water or fruit juice. 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.

Caution: If symptoms persist for more than 48 hours, or are accompanied by a fever, rash or persistent headache, stop use and consult a doctor. These could be signs of a serious condition.

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.
Keep to recommended dose. If an overdose is taken or suspected, ring the Poisons Information Centre (New Zealand 0800 764 766) discontinue use and seek professional assistance immediately.
Store Below 25ºC.
For additional information on precautions and warnings please refer to the carton.

 

 

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