Easofen for Children contains ibuprofen, which is a painkiller and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory, for babies, toddlers and children aged from 3 months to 12 years. This strawberry flavoured oral suspension is pleasant tasting and the dosing syringe included means it is easy to measure and administer.
- Type of Product
Ibuprofen 100 mg/5 ml (equivalent to 2.0% w/v), Maltitol liquid 1.625/5ml. Sodium 1.2mmol (or 27.75mg) per dose (15ml).
For pain and fever: The daily dosage of Nurofen for Children 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension is 20 to 30 mg of ibuprofen/kg bodyweight in divided doses. This can be achieved as follows: 3 to 6 months - 2.5ml 3 times daily, 6 to 12 months - 2.5ml 3 times daily, 1 to 3 years - 5 ml 3 times daily. 4 to 6 years - 7.5 ml (5ml & 2.5ml) 3 times daily, 7 to 9 years - 10 ml,(two 5ml spoonfuls) 3 times daily, 10 to 12 years - 15 ml (three 5ml spoonfuls) 3 times daily. Not suitable for children under 3 months of age unless advised by your doctor.