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PANADOL 1000MG TABLETS

Active substance(s): PARACETAMOL / PARACETAMOL / PARACETAMOL

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PARTICULARS TO APPEAR ON THE OUTER PACKAGING
PEEL BACK LABEL

1.

NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT

Panadol® OA 1000 mg Tablets
paracetamol

2.

STATEMENT OF ACTIVE SUBSTANCE(S)

ONE Panadol OA Tablet contains paracetmol 1000 mg,
the same amount of paracetamol as
TWO standard paracetamol tablets.
Active ingredient: Each tablet contains
Paracetamol 1000 mg.
3.

LIST OF EXCIPIENTS

Other ingredients: Maize starch,
pregelatinised starch, povidone, potassium
sorbate (E 202), talc, stearic acid,
hypromellose and triacetin.
4.

PHARMACEUTICAL FORM AND CONTENTS

Tablet
100
Packs of Panadol OA Tablets contain 100 tablets.
5.

METHOD AND ROUTE(S) OF ADMINISTRATION

Take 1 tablet as prescribed.

6.

SPECIAL WARNING THAT THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT MUST BE STORED
OUT OF THE REACH AND SIGHT OF CHILDREN

Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

7.

OTHER SPECIAL WARNING(S), IF NECESSARY

Peel back label and read instructions carefully before taking these tablets.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
CONTAINS PARACETAMOL. Do not take with any other paracetamol-containing
products.
Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if you
feel well.

Please read right through this information carefully
before you start using this medicine. This medicine is
available on prescription only.
 Keep this information, you may need to read it again.
 Do not remove the information from the pack.
 This medicine has been prescribed for you. Do not
pass it on to others. It may harm them, even if their
symptoms are the same as yours.
 If you have questions, or if there is anything else
you do not understand, ask your doctor or
pharmacist.

2. Check before you take Panadol OA Tablets
Do not take Panadol OA Tablets:




if you have ever had an allergic reaction
to paracetamol or to any of the other
ingredients (listed in Section 5)
if you are taking other medicines containing paracetamol.

Ask your doctor before you take this medicine:


if you have liver or kidney disease, inlcuding alcoholic liver disease.

Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Talk to your doctor before taking Panadol
OA Tablets if you are pregnant. You can
take this product whilst breast feeding.

If you are taking other medicines
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before
taking these tablets if you are taking any
other medicines, including medicines
obtained without prescription; particularly
metoclopromide or domperidone (for
nausea [feeling sick] or vomiting [being
sick]) or colestyramine (to lower blood
cholesterol).
You should also talk to your doctor if you
take blood thinning drugs (anticoagulants
e.g. warfarin) and you need to take a pain
reliever on a daily basis over a long period
of time. But you can still take occasional
doses of Panadol OA Tablets at the same
time as anticoagulants.








ONE Panadol OA Tablet contains
Paracetamol 100mg, the same
amount as TWO standard
paracetamol tablets.
Do not take more frequently than every 4 hours.
Do not take more than 4 tablets in 24 hours.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
Do not take with other paracetamol
containing products.
Do not give to children under 12 years.

If you take too many tablets
Immediate medical advice should be
sought in the event of an overdose,
even if you feel well because of the
risk of delayed serious liver damage.


If symptoms persist consult your doctor.

4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Panadol OA Tablets
can have side effects, but not everybody

gets them. A small number of people have
had side effects. Stop taking the medicine
and tell your doctor immediately if you
experience:.
 Allergic reactions which may be severe
such as skin rash and itching sometimes
with swelling of the mouth or face or
shortness of breath
 Skin rash or peeling, or mouth ulcers
 Breathing problems. These are more
likely if you have experienced them
before when taking other painkillers
such as ibuprofen and aspirin
 Unexplained bruising or bleeding
 Nausea, sudden weight loss, loss of
appetite and yellowing of the eyes and
skin.
If you do get any side effects, even those
not mentioned in this information or if any
of the side effects get serious, tell your
doctor or pharmacist.

Do not use this medicines after the ‘EXP’
date shown on the side of the pack.

8.

EXPIRY DATE

EXP:
9.

SPECIAL STORAGE CONDITIONS

Do not store above 25°C.

10.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR DISPOSAL OF UNUSED MEDICINAL
PRODUCTS OR WASTE MATERIALS DERIVED FROM SUCH MEDICINAL
PRODUCTS, IF APPROPRIATE

< not applicable >

11.

NAME AND ADDRESS OF THE MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited, Brentford, TW8 9GS, U.K.
Panadol is a registered trade mark owned by or licensed to the GSK group of companies

The marketing authorisation holder is
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare
(UK) Trading Limited, Brentford, TW8
9GS, U.K. and all enquiries should be sent
to this address.
The manufacturer is GlaxoSmithKline
Dungarvan Ltd., Co. Waterford, Ireland or
Catalent UK Packaging Limited, Corby,
Northamptonshire, NN18 8HS, U.K.

12.

MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)

PL 44673/0089
13.

BATCH NUMBER

BN:

14.

GENERAL CLASSIFICATION FOR SUPPLY

POM

15.

INSTRUCTIONS ON USE

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In this information
1. What Panadol OA Tablets do
2. Check before you take Panadol OA Tablets

3. How to take Panadol OA Tablets
4. Possibe side effects
5. Further information

1. What Panadol OA Tablets do
Panadol OA Tablets are used for the
management of mild to moderate pain,
including osteoarthritis. They can also be
used to reduce fever.
The active ingredeint is apracetamol which
is a painkiller and also reduces your
temperature when you have a fever.

3. How to take Panadol OA Tablets


Adults and children 12 years
and over:
Take 1 tablet as prescribed.

5. Further information
Panadol OA Tablets are white
Capsule shaped tablets.
How to store Panadol OA Tablets
This information was prepared in July 2016.

16.

INFORMATION IN BRAILLE

PANADOL OA #1000 MG

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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