Nurofen for childrenSpecially developed for babies and children

Nurofen for Children 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension

Quick, convenient, pleasant tasting

As Nurofen for Children contains ibuprofen it gets to work in 15 minutes reducing your baby's fever quickly. The orange flavour suspension is sugar free and colour free and now comes with an easy dosing spoon for easy dosing of younger children.

Nurofen for Children Oral Suspension

Why Nurofen for Children Oral Suspension?

• Gets to work to reduce fever in just 15 minutes • Lasts for up to 8 hours in fever – so may help your child have a good nights sleep
• Proven to give longer relief from fever than paracetamol • Treats fever, teething, toothache, sore throat, earache, headaches, aches and strains
• Suitable for babies and children from 3 months (over 5kg) to 12 years • Sugar-free
• Colour-free • Available in orange and strawberry flavour.


Contains 100 mg of ibuprofen per 5ml dose.


From your local Pharmacy in 100ml and 150ml bottles.


Age of Child How Much How often in 24 hours
3-6 months (weighing over 5kg) 2.5ml 3 times a day
6-12 months 2.5ml 3 times a day
1-3 years 5ml 3 times a day
4-6 years 7.5ml 3 times a day
7-9 years 10ml
(two 5ml
3 times a day
10-12 years 15ml
(three 5ml
3 times a day

This product should only be given to infants aged 3-6 months who weigh more than 5kg.

Do not dose more frequently than at 6 hourly intervals.

Not suitable for children under 3 months of age unless advised by your doctor.

For oral administratrion. For short term use only.

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Nurofen for Children Six Plus

Same effective relief in half the volume*.

200mg/5ml Oral suspension, available in two flavours Orange and Strawberry 100ml size bottle with easy dosing measuring spoon.

*Compared to Nurofen for Children 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension.

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