KAOLIN MIXTURE FOR CHILDREN

Active substance: LIGHT KAOLIN

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Kaolin
Mixture
For Children

Light Kaolin
Relieves diarrhoea
& upset stomachs in children

For symptomatic relief of diarrhoea and upset
stomachs in children.
Take the solution by mouth. SHAKE THE
BOTTLE.
Children up to 1 year: Give 1 x 5ml spoonful.
Children 1 to 5 years: Give 2 x 5ml spoonfuls.
Repeat every 4 hours if required.
If symptoms persist for more than 3 days
consult a doctor.

Peel where shown for further precautions.
Active ingredient per 5ml: light kaolin 1.0g.
Also contains amongst other ingredients:

This medicine contains light kaolin which
removes toxic substances from the digestive
system and increases the bulk of solid waste
passed from the body.

1. Before you use this medicine
Do not use the medicine if your
child has….

• An allergy to kaolin or any of the ingredients
listed in section 3.
• A blockage in the digestive system.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if
your child has….

• Diarrhoea or stomach upset which has lasted
for more than 3 days.

Pregnant or breastfeeding….

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before
using this medicine if you are pregnant, might be
pregnant or are breastfeeding. Kaolin Mixture for
Children should not be used in pregnancy and
breastfeeding unless the doctor has told you to
do so.

Peel
BN, MAN & EXP
sulphur dioxide (E220),
overprinted here
propylene glycol
(E1520), sucrose.
sucrose 0.8g per 5ml.
Peel where shown for full list of ingredients.
Do not store above 25°C.
Once opened use within 2 months.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Manufactured by the licence holder L.C.M. Ltd.,
Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK for Thornton and
Ross Ltd., Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK.
PL 12965/0020 21506410

100ml

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if your
child is taking….

Other medicines such as:
• Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for
prevention or treatment of malaria.
• Aspirin.
• Tetracycline antibiotics.
• Phenothiazines for treatment of some types of
mental illness.
Using this medicine may alter the effectiveness
of other medicines your child is already taking,
so doses should not be taken at the same time.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are
unsure.

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IMPORTANT: Peel this label at
corner and read BEFORE use. Do
not tear off, re-fix for future use.

salts lost from the body while they have diarrhoea.
• Extra care is needed with very young children
less than 1 year old. Talk to your doctor about
your child’s condition if they are under 1 year
old, and you are thinking of giving this
medicine to them.
Diarrhoea may be a sign of more serious disease.

Can adults take this medicine?

This medicine is for children. Adults will not get
the full benefit by using it as it is not designed for
them. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice
on more suitable medicines for adults.

Take care with this medicine

• While using this medicine, make sure that your
child also drinks sufficient fluids and replaces the

2. Possible side effects

There are no known side effects from using this
medicine as directed.
If you notice any side effects, stop use and tell
your doctor or pharmacist. They will tell you what
to do.

21506410

The other ingredients are: concentrated raspberry
juice (includes sulphur dioxide (E220)), benzoic acid
(E210), propylene glycol (E1520), sucrose,
chloroform and purified water.

What the medicine looks like
Kaolin Mixture for Children is a pink cloudy
suspension, which separates into two layers on
If you accidentally take too much see a doctor standing.
• This product contains 0.8g of sucrose per
It is supplied in 100ml bottles.
straight away. Take the pack with you to show
5ml dose. To be taken into account in children
which medicine you have swallowed.
with diabetes. If you have been told by your
This label was revised in January 2012
• Do not use after the expiry date. The expiry date
doctor that your child has an intolerance to
refers to the last day of that month.
some sugars, contact your doctor before giving
• Return any unused medicine to the pharmacy for
this medicine.
disposal.
• It contains sulphur dioxide (E220) which may
The active ingredient per 5ml is: light kaolin 1.0g.
rarely cause severe allergic reactions and
tightness of the chest.
21506410

Important ingredient information

3. Further information

Peel

kaolin mixture
Kaolin
for children
Mixture
For symptomatic relief of diarrhoea and upset
stomachs in children.
Take the solution by mouth. SHAKE THE
BOTTLE.
Children up to 1 year: Give 1 x 5ml spoonful.
Children 1 to 5 years: Give 2 x 5ml spoonfuls.
Repeat every 4 hours if required.
If symptoms persist for more than 3 days
consult a doctor.

For Children

Peel where shown for further precautions.

Light Kaolin
Relieves diarrhoea
& upset stomachs in children

Active ingredient per 5ml: light kaolin 1.0g.
Also contains amongst other ingredients:

This medicine contains light kaolin which
removes toxic substances from the digestive
system and increases the bulk of solid waste
passed from the body.

1. Before you use this medicine
Do not use the medicine if your
child has….

• An allergy to kaolin or any of the ingredients
listed in section 3.
• A blockage in the digestive system.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if
your child has….

• Diarrhoea or stomach upset which has lasted
for more than 3 days.

BN, MAN & EXP
sulphur dioxide (E220),
overprinted here
propylene glycol
(E1520), sucrose.
sucrose 0.8g per 5ml.
Peel where shown for full list of ingredients.
Do not store above 25°C.
Once opened use within 2 months.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Manufactured by the licence holder L.C.M. Ltd.,
Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK for Thornton and
Ross Ltd., Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK.
PL 12965/0020 21506410

100ml

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if your
child is taking….

Other medicines such as:
• Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for
prevention or treatment of malaria.
• Aspirin.
• Tetracycline antibiotics.
• Phenothiazines for treatment of some types of
mental illness.
Using this medicine may alter the effectiveness
of other medicines your child is already taking,
so doses should not be taken at the same time.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are
unsure.

Here
5 011309 032413

IMPORTANT: Peel this label at
corner and read BEFORE use. Do
not tear off, re-fix for future use.

salts lost from the body while they have diarrhoea.
• Extra care is needed with very young children
less than 1 year old. Talk to your doctor about
your child’s condition if they are under 1 year
old, and you are thinking of giving this
medicine to them.
Diarrhoea may be a sign of more serious disease.

Can adults take this medicine?

This medicine is for children. Adults will not get
the full benefit by using it as it is not designed for
them. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice
on more suitable medicines for adults.

Take care with this medicine

• While using this medicine, make sure that your
child also drinks sufficient fluids and replaces the

2. Possible side effects

Pregnant or breastfeeding….

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before
using this medicine if you are pregnant, might be
pregnant or are breastfeeding. Kaolin Mixture for
Children should not be used in pregnancy and
breastfeeding unless the doctor has told you to
do so.

There are no known side effects from using this
medicine as directed.
If you notice any side effects, stop use and tell
your doctor or pharmacist. They will tell you what
to do.

21506410

The other ingredients are: concentrated raspberry
juice (includes sulphur dioxide (E220)), benzoic acid
(E210), propylene glycol (E1520), sucrose,
chloroform and purified water.

What the medicine looks like
Kaolin Mixture for Children is a pink cloudy
suspension, which separates into two layers on
If you accidentally take too much see a doctor standing.
• This product contains 0.8g of sucrose per
It is supplied in 100ml bottles.
straight away. Take the pack with you to show
5ml dose. To be taken into account in children
which medicine you have swallowed.
with diabetes. If you have been told by your
This label was revised in January 2012
• Do not use after the expiry date. The expiry date
doctor that your child has an intolerance to
refers to the last day of that month.
some sugars, contact your doctor before giving
• Return any unused medicine to the pharmacy for
this medicine.
disposal.
• It contains sulphur dioxide (E220) which may
The active ingredient per 5ml is: light kaolin 1.0g.
rarely cause severe allergic reactions and
tightness of the chest.
21506410

3. Further information

Important ingredient information

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