Piriton Syrup is an antihistamine medicine which is a popular treatment for allergies, such as: hay fever, skin allergies, hives, food allergies, mould spore allergies, house dust mite allergies, pet allergies and insect bites. It can also be used to relieve the itchiness of chickenpox.
Category: Infants and Babies, Hayfever & Other Allergies
Manufacturer: GLAXOSMITHKLINE CONSUMER HEALTHCARE
USES: Symptomatic relief of all allergic conditions responsive to antihistamines, including hay fever, vasomotor rhinitis, urticaria, angioneurotic oedema, food allergy, drug and serum reactions, insect bites. Also indicated for the symptomatic relief of itch associated with chickenpox.
INGREDIENTS: Chlorphenamine Maleate 4mg
DOSAGE: Adults: 10ml 4-6 hourly (daily maximum 60ml). Children 6-12 years: 5ml 4-6 hourly (daily maximum 30ml). 2-6 years: 2.5ml 4-6 hourly (daily maximum 15ml). 1-2 years: 2.5ml twice daily (daily maximum 5ml). Minimum 4 hours between doses. Not recommended under 1 year.
Piriton syrup is effective for the fast relief of symptoms of all allergies, including hay fever, skin allergies, food allergies, pet allergies, house dust allergies, mould spore allergies and insect bites. Piriton syrup also relieves the itchy rash caused by chickenpox.