Reset 15 ml Pediatric Drops
Reset (Paracetamol) is a fast acting and safe analgesic with marked antipyretic property. It is specially suitable for patients who, for any reason, can not tolerate aspirin or other analgesics.
All conditions requiring relief from pain and fever such as neuritis, neuralgia, headache, toothache, earache, body ache, myalgia, minor arthritis pain, pain due to rheumatic disorder, cold, influenza, dysmenorrhoea etc.
Dosage & Administration
Adult: 1 - 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours up to a maximum of 4 g (8 tablets) daily
Children (6 - 12 years) : 1/2 to 1 tablet 3 to 4 times daily
Children: 2 months: 60 mg (1/2 measuring spoonful) for post immunization pyrexia;
Under 3 months (on doctor's advice only) : 10 mg/kg (5 mg/kg if jaundiced)
3 months - 1 year : 60 - 120 mg (1/2 - 1 measuring spoonful),
1 - 5 years : 1 - 2 measuring spoonful
6 - 12 years : 2 - 4 measuring spoonful
2 months: 60 mg for post-immunization pyrexia; under 3 months (on doctors advice only), 10 mg/kg (5 mg/kg if jaundiced); 3 months- 1 year: 60-120 mg; 1 - 5 years: 120-250 mg.
Paediatric drops may be given to children and neonates according to following guideline:
|Age||Dose of Paediatric Drops|
|0-3 months||0.5 ml (upto 4 times daily)|
|4-11 months||1 ml (upto 4 times daily)|
|12-23 months||1.5 ml (upto 4 times daily)|
|2-3 years||2 ml (upto 4 times daily)|
|4-5 months||3 ml (upto 4 times daily)|
Side effects of paracetamol are usually mild, though haematological reactions including thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, pancytopenia, neutropenia, and agranulocytosis have been reported. Pancreatitis, skin rashes, and other allergic reactions occur occasionally.
Paracetamol should be given with care to patients with impaired kidney or liver function. Paracetamol should be given with care to patients taking other drugs that affect the liver.
Symptoms of Paracetamol overdose in the first 24 hours are pallor, nausea, vomiting, anorexia and abdominal pain. Liver damage may become apparent 12 to 40 hours after ingestion. Abnormalities of glucose metabolism and metabolic acidosis may occur.
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