Indications for "Nurofen" infants are: high fever with colds and infectious diseases, influenza, SARS, acute respiratory infections after vaccination, as well as the pain of different nature.The drug release for children in the form of a syrup (suspension), suppositories.The active ingredient blocks receptors of nerve tissue and thus relieves pain symptom.Like aspirin, "Nurofen" is able to thin the blood by reducing platelet aggregation, has antipyretic effect.
┬źNurofen" can be given to children from the age of three months.Medicine syrup is given in the following dosage: children from 3 to 6 months - 2.5 ml (3 times daily), between the ages of 6 to 12 months - 2.5 ml (3-4 times a day), from 1 year to 3 years - 5 ml (3 times a day).If you can not force the child to sw
allow the medicine, he put the candle.The intervals between injections suppositories must be at least 6 hours."Nurofen" in this form can be used until the child reaches two years of age.
Candles have no effect on the mucous membranes of the stomach and intestines and stomach, while ibuprofen is absorbed into the bloodstream.For rectal administration, the therapeutic effect of ibuprofen starts after 45 min.The maximum dosage is 10 mg per 1 kg weight.If the baby is also received "Nurofen" as a syrup, it is necessary to calculate the total amount of the drug not to cause overdose.
┬źNurofen" may cause the following side effects: nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, bloating, headaches, dizziness, tinnitus, edema, jumps of arterial pressure, the development of interstitial jet nephrosis, increasingurea in the blood, a bleeding disorder, agranulocytosis, leukopenia, allergic reactions, urticaria, angioedema.When side effects to stop taking the drug and seek medical advice.
drug is contraindicated in peptic ulcer, gastritis, haemophilia, gout, asthma, urticaria, hypersensitivity to ibuprofen.Do not use "Nurofen" if already assigned the following medications: agents, blood thinners (anticoagulants), antihypertensive drugs, blood pressure lowering, steroidal anti-inflammatories (glucocorticoids), diuretics.Do not use "Nurofen" for children for more than 3 days to reduce the temperature of the body and longer 5 - for pain.