Panadol Chewable Tablets 3+ Years

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120mg Paracetamol

Give your child effective relief from pain or fever with Panadol Chewable Tablets for kids aged three years and older – a child-friendly form of chewable Panadol that’s perfect for little ones who either can’t or don’t like to swallow regular tablets.

Whether your child is suffering from a headache, earache or a fever, paracetamol (the active ingredient in Panadol Chewable Tablets) works to relieve pain and reduce fever.

Paracetamol reduces fever in toddlers and young children for up to six hours, and also helps to relieve pain caused by:

  • Teething
  • Immunisation
  • Earache
  • Headache
  • Cold and flu symptoms

Panadol Chewable Tablets can be easily dissolved in the mouth without the use of water, making it a great pain relief option for active little ones when they’re out and about. What’s more, this special form of chewable Panadol is perfect for children who don’t like – or who aren’t able – to swallow regular tablets.

Learn more about Panadol Chewable Tablets, what’s in them and how to administer them safely, below.

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Dosage information
The right dosage of Panadol Chewable Tablets to give your child will depend on their weight. Only use age if weight is unknown. Use our simple Children’s Panadol dosage chart below to match your child's weight (or their age if you don’t know their weight) to the correct dose for that group.

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If your child weighs less than 14kg (or is under 3 years of age) or more than 41kg, please consult your doctor about adjusting the paracetamol dose to suit them.

Do not give your child more than 4 doses of Panadol Chewable Tablets for their age/weight group in one day or within any 24-hour period unless directed to do so by a healthcare professional.

Do not give Panadol Chewable Tablets to any child under the age of 3 years.

Age Weight Dosage How often
3 – 6 Years 14 – 20 kg 2 tablets Every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 8 tablets in 24 hours)
6 – 9 Years 20 – 28 kg 3 tablets Every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 12 tablets in 24 hours)
9 – 11 Years 28 – 36 kg 4 tablets Every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 16 tablets in 24 hours)
11 – 12 Years 36 – 41 kg 5 tablets Every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 20 tablets in 24 hours)

Usage directions, ingredients and warnings

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

Panadol Chewable Tablets are easy to use. Simply place the tablets in your child’s mouth for them to either chew or leave to dissolve in their mouth. The taste of the tablets is improved if the tablet is dissolved rather than chewed.

Active ingredient: paracetamol. Panadol Chewable Tablets contain 120mg paracetamol per tablet.

Children’s Panadol products do not contain sugar.

  • Always read the product label before use and do not exceed the recommended dose.
  • When taken as directed on the label, Children’s Panadol Chewable tablets are generally well tolerated, however if your child does experience any side effects as a result of taking Panadol Chewable Tablets, stop use immediately and consult a healthcare professional.
  • Panadol Chewable Tablets contain paracetamol. They should not be used alongside any other products that contain paracetamol, as combining paracetamol-based medicines may lead to an overdose. Always read the product label on any other medication you plan to give your child in combination with Panadol before use, and consult with a doctor or pharmacist to check that it is safe to do so.
  • Note that Panadol Chewable Tablets contain saccharin and mannitol (6.4g/20 tablets) which may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.
  • Keep out of sight and reach of children.

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