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Panadol Rapid Soluble

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500mg Paracetamol

When you’re experiencing headaches and body aches, you want rapid relief. Panadol Rapid Soluble is absorbed twice as fast as regular Panadol Tablets and comes in a lemon flavoured effervescent tablet. Panadol Rapid Soluble is also gentle on your stomach.
When you’ve got aches, pains, or fever you can count on Panadol Rapid Soluble to help you to get back to the things you enjoy.

What does it relieve?

Headache/tension headache, migraine headache, toothache, muscular aches, cold & flu symptoms such as fever and headache, period pain. Panadol Rapid also reduces fever.

What's the format?

Effervescent tablets are designed to break in contact with water or another liquid, releasing carbon dioxide in the process. Rapid breakdown often may cause the tablet to dissolve into a solution, and is also often followed by a froth.

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Dosage information (Paracetamol 500mg)

Age Dose How often
12 - Adult 2 dissolved in a glass of water at room temperature Taken every 4-6 hours as required (maximum 8 tablets in 24 hours)

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Usage directions, ingredients and warnings

Before using Panadol Rapid Soluble, 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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Drop tablet(s) into a glass of room temperature water. Wait until tablet(s) are fully dissolved and have stopped fizzing. Drink water

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Active ingredient: 500mg Paracetamol

Also contains 

  • Sucrose
  • Saccharin Sodium
  • Aspartame
  • Each tablet contains 425.5mg (18.5mmol) of sodium. This should be taken into account by those on a low sodium diet


Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. Incorrect use could be harmful.

Each tablet contains 425.5mg (18.5mmol) of sodium. This should be taken into account by those on a low sodium diet.


If you would like any further information regarding Panadol products, please call our INFOLINE New Zealand on 0800 540 144.

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