CALPOL® SIXPLUS™
Fastmelts

The only dissolve-in-the-mouth tablet to provide on-the-go pain relief for kids 6 years and over.

From 6 years.

Usage

As children get older their needs can change in all sorts of ways. That’s why we have created CALPOL® SIXPLUS™ Fastmelts. The only dissolve-in-the-mouth tablet to provide on-the-go pain relief for kids 6 years and over. They’re formulated with more than twice the strength of infant paracetamol to provide effective, soothing relief from pain and fever and starts to work on fever in just 15 minutes, whilst being gentle on tummies.

CALPOL® SIXPLUS™ Fastmelts are strawberry flavoured tablets that melt on the tongue with no need for water, great for on-the-go pain relief.

Dosage

Children 6 – 9 years

1 tablet

up to 4 times in 24 hours

Children 9 – 12 years

2 tablets

up to 4 times in 24 hours

Children 12 – 16 years

2-3 tablets

up to 4 times in 24 hours

Adults and children over 16 years

2-4 tablets

up to 4 times in 24 hours

For all the dosage information above please remember:
Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Contains paracetamol – do not use more than one product containing paracetamol at the same time. Do not give more than 4 doses in any 24 hour period. Do not give this medicine to your child for more than 3 days without speaking to your doctor or pharmacist. Always read the label.

Available as

  • CALPOL® SIXPLUS
    Suspension200ml, Orange flavour
  • CALPOL® SIXPLUS
    Sugar Free Suspension 80ml, 100ml, 200ml,
    Strawberry flavour
  • CALPOL® SIXPLUS
    Sugar Free Suspension
    sachets12 x 5ml, Strawberry flavour
  • CALPOL® SIXPLUS
    Fastmelts12, 24, Strawberry flavour

 

 

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