Panadol Night contains two active ingredients, Paracetamol which is an analgesic (a pain reliever which relieves aches) and antipyretic (reduces body temperature when you have a fever) and Diphenhydramine hydrochloride, an antihistamine with additional sedative properties.
What does it relieve?
Panadol Night provides night time relief when when you have pain such as:
- Rheumatic and muscle pain
- Period pain
It also temporarily relieves fever and aches and pains associated with cold and flu which causes difficulty in sleeping
What's the format?
Tablets are round and film-coated.
What are its features?
Panadol Night relieves night time pain so you can have a good night sleep.
What are the ingredients?
- Paracetamol 500mg
- Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 25mg
How To Use
Place tablet(s) in mouth and swallow with water.
2 tablets 20 minutes before bed
2 tablets before bed time, do not take more than 10 consecutive nights.
- Do not exceed stated dose.
- Do not take more than 2 caplets per night
- Do not take for more than 10 consecutive nights without consulting a doctor.
- Other products containing paracetamol may be taken during the day but the total daily dose of paracetamol must not exceed 4000mg (including this product) in any 24 hour period.
- Further doses of paracetamol should not be taken within 4 hours of a dose of Panadol Night
WARNING: May cause drowsiness. If affected, do not drive or operate machinery.
Do not take if you have Hypersensitivity to paracetamol, diphenhydramine, or any other ingredient in this product
Should not be used with other antihistamine-containing preparations, including those used on the skin
Medical advice should be sought before use in:
Patients who have been diagnosed with liver or kidney impairment
Patients with epilepsy or seizure disorders, myasthenia gravis, narrow-angle glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy, urinary retention, asthma, bronchitis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
In patients with glutathione depleted states such as sepsis, the use of paracetamol may increase the risk of metabolic acidosis.
May increase the effects of alcohol; therefore, alcohol should be avoided
Concurrent use of drugs which cause sedation such as tranquillizers, hypnotics and anxiolytics may cause an increase in sedative effects therefore medical advice should be sought before taking diphenhydramine with such medicines
Avoid use with other antihistamine-containing preparations, including topical antihistamines and cough and cold medicines.
Use with caution with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) or within 2 weeks of stopping an MAOI
Use with caution with other drugs with antimuscarinic properties (e.g. atropine, tricyclic antidepressants
Use with caution in the elderly, who are more likely to experience adverse effects.
Avoid use in elderly patients with confusion.
If symptoms persist, medical advice must be sought.
Keep out of sight and reach of children.
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