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The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is the leaflet included in the pack with a medicine. It is written for patients and gives information about taking or using a medicine. It is possible that the leaflet in your medicine pack may differ from this version because it may have been updated since your medicine was packaged.
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Boots Teething Pain Relief
Information for the user
Boots Teething Pain Relief (Chamomilla recutita 6c)
Please read all of this leaflet carefully before giving this medicine, it contains important information.
Please keep this leaflet; you might need to read it again.
1. What is this medicine for
This medicine is a homeopathic medicinal product used within the homeopathic tradition for the symptomatic relief of teething pain and the symptoms associated with teething which are sore & tender gums, flushed cheeks and dribbling.
2. Before giving this medicine
3. How to use this medicine
For oral use
For babies from 3 months old
Babies 3-6 months
With the baby in an upright or sitting position
Use a spoon
Slowly give the baby half a sachet at a time into the front of the baby’s mouth. Check the granules have fully dissolved before giving the remaining half
Babies over 6 months
With the baby in a an upright or sitting position
Slowly pour the contents of the sachet into the front of the baby’s mouth a little at a time. Alternatively use a spoon.
Ensure the granules fully dissolve in the baby’s mouth.
4. Possible side effects
This medicine is not expected to cause any side effects. However, consult a doctor or qualified healthcare practitioner if the symptoms worse, or persist for more than 7 days or if any side effects occur.
Reporting of side effects
If the baby gets any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the yellow card scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow card in the Google Play or Apple App store.
By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
5. How to store this medicine
6. Further information
What is in this medicine.
Active ingredient. Each 300mg granules in a sachet contain: Chamomilla recutita 6c
Also contains Lactose monohydrate, Xylitol, Starch and Pregelatinised maize starch.
What does this medicine look like
Boots Teething Pain Relief contains fine white to off-white granules in a sachet.
There are 24 sachets in a box.
by the National Rules authorisation holder
Leaflet prepared July 2019.
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Useful Health Tips
Babies like to chew on something hard when Teething, e.g. crusts of bread or cleaned raw carrot but do not give them sugary foods which may cause dental decay. However, make sure you stay with the child to ensure that they do not choke.
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