Allerief 2mg/5ml Oral Solution contains the antihistamine chlorphenamine maleate to relieve the symptoms of hayfever, other allergies and itchy skin rashes. It can be used to treat the itchiness, redness, swelling, tenderness and irritation that can be caused by hayfever, allergies, nettle rash, prickly heat, insect bites and more. It is also indicated for the symptomatic relief of itch associated with chickenpox.
Adults and children over 12 years and over: 10ml (4mg) every 4 to 6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 60ml (24mg) in any 24 hours.
Children aged 6 - 12 years: 5ml every 4 to 6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 30ml (12mg) in any 24 hours.
Children aged 2 - 6 years: 2.5ml every 4 to 6 hours. Maximum daily dose: 15ml (6mg) in any 24 hours.
Children aged 1 - 2 years: 2.5ml twice daily. The minimum interval between doses should be 4 hours. Maximum daily dose: 5ml in any 24 hours.
Children below 1 year: Not recommended.
This medicine may make you feel sleepy. If this happens do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol whilst taking this medicine. Keep out of sight of young children. Do not store above 25c.
Each 5ml contains 2mg of chlorphenamine maleate as an active ingredient. It also contains: Sodium methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E219), sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E217) and maltitol. See the enclosed leaflet for a full list of ingredients. Always read the leaflet.