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Sore Throats

CALPOL® Infant Suspension

For babies and children aged 2 months to 6 years weighing more than 4kg and not premature.

Tough on pain and fever. Gentle on the tummy.

CALPOL® SIXPLUS™

From 6 years

Specially formulated for older children. For pain and fever relief.

CALPROFEN® Ibuprofen Suspension

From 3 months

Ibuprofen-only medicine for pain and fever relief

CALPOL® SIXPLUS™ Fastmelts

From 6 years

Specially formulated for older children. For pain and fever relief.

CALCOUGH® Children’s Soothing Syrup

From 1 year.

Effective relief from dry, tickly coughs & sore throats.

This product can be taken alongside CALPOL® Infant Suspension if pain and fever relief is also needed

CALCOUGH® Infant Syrup

From 3 months.

Soothes & relieves dry, tickly coughs.

This product can be taken alongside CALPOL® Infant Suspension if pain and fever relief is also needed

Every child has a sore throat at some stage – but that doesn’t make it any less unpleasant for your little one when it happens to them.

At CALPOL®, our experts have developed a number of different products to help soothe your child when they’re suffering with a sore throat.

We’ve created some more useful information for you about sore throats in children, and how you can effectively treat them.

Watch our dosage video

Get the dose right

See how to make sure you’re giving your little one a safe and effective dosage.

Watch our dosage video

Paracetamol or ibuprofen?

Paracetamol or ibuprofen?

Wondering whether to choose paracetamol or ibuprofen to treat your child?

What’s the difference?

Cold or flu?

Cold or flu?

What’s the difference, and how can you tell which your child has?

Find out more about telling cold from flu

The causes of coughs

The causes of coughs

What’s making your little one poorly, and what can you do about?

How to help with a cough