Panadol Tablets with Optizorb

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500mg Paracetamol

Panadol with Optizorb contains a patented delivery system which allows it to deliver paracetamol more efficiently* to the body, relieving pain whilst remaining gentle on stomachs.

*Faster absorption compared with regular Panadol tablets

What does it relieve?
Headache/tension headache, toothache, cold & flu symptoms, migraine headache, muscular aches, osteoarthritis, backache, period pain. Panadol Tablets with Optizorb also reduce fever.

What's the format?
Tablets are round and film-coated, making them easier to swallow and have no bitter aftertaste.

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Dosage information (Paracetamol 500 mg)

Age Dose How often
12 – Adult 1-2 tablet Every 4-6 hours with water as required (maximum 8 tablets in 24 hours)
7 – 12 ½-1 tablet Every 4-6 hours with water as required (maximum 4 tablets in 24 hours)

Learn more about Panadol for adults and children.

Usage directions, ingredients and warnings

Before using Panadol Tablets, be sure to check the product ingredients and directions for use, and make sure you are familiar with any warnings and precautions.

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Place tablet(s) in mouth and swallow down with water.

Man taking tablet(s) with water from a glass

Active ingredient: 500mg Paracetamol

Further Information

  • Suitable for people with stomach ulcers
  • Contains Hydroxybenzoates as preservative

Always read the label and follow the directions for use. Incorrect use could be harmful.


If you would like any further information regarding Panadol products, please call our INFOLINE (Freecall) Australia on 1-800-028-533

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