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  • Ultramol 500/50mg Tablets 20's

Ultramol 500/50mg Tablets 20's

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Description
The name of your medicine is Ultramol Soluble. Ultramol Soluble contains three different medicines called paracetamol, codeine phosphate and caffeine. Codeine belongs to a group of medicines called opioid analgesics which act to relieve pain. It can be used on its own or in combination with other painkillers such as paracetamol. Ultramol Soluble is for the short term treatment of acute moderate pain caused by headaches, migraine, toothache, neuralgia, period pain and rheumatic pains when other painkillers have not worked. Wait at least 4 hours after you last took other painkillers before taking this medicine. Ultramol can be used in children over 12 years of age for the short-term relief of moderate pain that is not relieved by other painkillers such as paracetamol or ibuprofen alone.
How to use
Adults: 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours hours when necessary up to a maximum of 8 tablets in 24 hours. Children aged 16 to 18 years: 1 to 2 tablets every 6 hours when necessary up to a maximum of four doses in 24 hours. Children aged 12 to 15 years: 1 tablet every 6 hours when necessary to a maximum of four doses in 24 hours. Children aged under 12 years: Ultramol Soluble should not be given to children under 12 years of age due to the risk of severe breathing problems.
Precautions
Do not take Ultramol Soluble and tell your doctor or pharmacist if: •You are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substances or any of the other ingredients in your medicine. Signs of an allergic reaction include a rash and breathing problems. There can also be swelling of the legs, arms, face, throat or tongue. •The person going to take the tablets is under 12 years of age. Ultramol Soluble must not be given to children under 12 years of age. •The person going to take the tablet is aged 12 to 18 years and has breathing problems. •You are under 18 years of age and have had your tonsils or adenoids removed due to obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome. •You know that you metabolise very rapidly codeine into morphine. •You are breastfeeding or planning to breastfeed.