Panadol Period Pain Tablets


500mg Paracetamol + 65mg caffeine

Panadol Period Pain tablets relieve pain caused by menstural cramps and other aches and pains that are caused by your period.

Panadol Period Pain provides up to 37% more powerful pain relief than standard paracetamol tablets.

Panadol Period Pain tablets combines paracetamol and caffeine. Paracetamol is a pain reliever and caffeine acts to further amplify the pain relieving effect of paracetamol.
These tablets can ease other everyday symptoms as well as period pain, including headache, toothache, sore throat and symptoms of cold & flu.

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Dosage information

Adults and children aged over 16 years can take 2 tablets of Panadol Period Pain up to 4 times daily with water as required. Do not exceed the maximum of 8 caplets in a 24-hour period. Do not use for more than a few days at a time except on medical advice.

Panadol Period Pain Tablets are not recommended for use in children aged under 12 years.

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. Do not exceed the stated dose.

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Age Dosage Frequency
12 -15 1 tablet Give 1 tablet with water up to 4 times daily. Do not give more frequently than every 4 hours. Maximum 4 tablets in 24 hours.
16 + 2 tablets Take 2 tablets with water as required up to 4 times daily. Maximum 8 tablets in 24 hours.

Not recommended for children under 12 years.

Usage directions, ingredients and warnings

This section contains an overview of Panadol products and does not include full label information. Always read the product label/leaflet and only use as directed. Contains paracetamol.

How to use Panadol Period Pain Tablets

Panadol Period Pain Tablets. Simply place the tablet(s) in your mouth and swallow them down with water. 

See dosage instructions above, or consult the product label to determine the appropriate dosage for you.


Active ingredients: each Panadol Period Pain tablet contains paracetamol (500mg) and caffeine (65mg). 

Warnings and precautions for use

  • Always read the product label before use and do not exceed the recommended dose.
  • A small number of people have had side effects when taking Panadol at the recommended dose. If you do experience any side effects as a result of taking Panadol Period Pain tablets, stop use immediately and consult a healthcare professional.
  • Due to the cafeine content of this product it should not be used if you are pregnant or breast feeding.

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