Panadol Extra tablets are used for the relief of headache, backache, rheumatic pain, muscle pain, neuralgia, toothache and period pain. They also relieve discomfort in colds, flu, and sore throat and help reduce temperature.
The tablets contain two active ingredients.
Directions for use:
Adults, elderly and children aged 16 years and over:
Take 2 tablets with water every 4 hours as required, but no more than 8 tablets in 24 hours.
Do not take more than 4 tablets a day in the following situations, unless directed by your doctor:
Children aged 12-15 years:
Take 1 tablet with water every 4 hours as required, but no more than 4 tablets in 24 hours.
This medicine is not suitable for children under 12 years of age.
Avoid too much caffeine in drinks like coffee and tea. High caffeine intake can cause difficulty sleeping, shaking and an uncomfortable feeling in the chest. • Always use the lowest effective dose to relieve your symptoms. If your symptoms continue or your headache becomes persistent, see your doctor.
Do not take Panadol Extra tablets:
Check with your doctor before use if you:
Active ingredient Each tablet contains Paracetamol 500mg and Caffeine 65mg.
Other ingredients Starch pregelatinised, Povidone K-25, Calcium carbonate, Crospovidone, Sodium methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E219), Sodium ethyl parahydroxybenzoate (E215), Sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E217), Alginic Acid and Magnesium stearate. Film coat Titanium dioxide, Hypromellose, Macrogol and Polysorbate 80. Polishing agent Carnauba wax.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.