Product Description

  • 100mg/5ml Oral Suspension Ibuprofen Strawberry Flavour
  • Ibuprofen
  • Calprofen® is a strawberry flavoured Ibuprofen
  • Suspension for babies and children. It is used for the relief of:
  • Fever (raised temperature)
  • Post-immunisation fever
  • Teething and toothache
  • Colds and influenza symptoms
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Minor muscular aches and pains
  • Pain & fever relief
  • Colour & sugar free
  • Pack size: 100ml
  • Sugar free



Each 5 ml of Oral Suspension contains 100 mg Ibuprofen, Also contains: E965, E219, E217, E1520 and Ethanol


Do not store above 25ºC.

Preparation and Usage

  • Read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
  • This product is intended for use in children aged 3 months to 12 years.
  • Dosage: For oral use. Shake the bottle well before use. A syringe is provided to measure doses of 2.5 ml and 5 ml.
  • Post-immunisation fever
  • 2.5 ml, followed by another 2.5 ml six hours later if necessary.
  • Do not give more than 2 doses in 24 hours.
  • If fever is not reduced you should consult your doctor.
  • Pain and Fever Relief:
  • Age: Babies under 3 months, Dose: Not recommended
  • Age: 3 months - 6 months (weighing over 5 kg), Dose: 2.5 ml may be taken 3 times in 24 hours
  • Age: 6 months - 12 months, Dose: 2.5 ml 3 times a day
  • Age: 1 year - 2 years, Dose: 2.5 ml 3 to 4 times a day
  • Age: 3 years - 7 years, Dose: 5 ml 3 or 4 times a day
  • Age: 8 years - 12 years, Dose: 10 ml (5 ml + 5 ml) 3 or 4 times a day
  • Doses should usually be given every 6-8 hours, leave at least 4 hours between doses.
  • For short term use only.
  • Do not give to babies aged 3-5 months for more than 24 hours.
  • Do not give to children aged 6 months and older for more than 3 days.
  • If symptoms persist or worsen, consult your doctor promptly.


  • Free From Colours

Name and address

  • McNeil Products Ltd,
  • SL6 3UG,
  • UK.

Return to

  • McNeil Products Ltd,
  • SL6 3UG,
  • UK.

Lower age limit

Advisory Months : 3

Upper age limit

Advisory Years : 12

Safety warning

Not recommended for children under 3 months. DO NOT GIVE THIS PRODUCT IF YOUR BABY OR CHILD: Has (or has had two or more episodes of) a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding. Is allergic to Ibuprofen or any other ingredient of the product, aspirin or other related painkillers. Is taking other NSAID painkillers, or aspirin with a daily dose above 75 mg. SPEAK TO A PHARMACIST OR YOUR DOCTOR BEFORE GIVING THIS PRODUCT IF YOUR BABY OR CHILD: Has or has had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems, or is dehydrated. If you are an adult taking this product you should not take this product in the last 3 months of pregnancy and you should contact your doctor or pharmacist before taking it in the first 6 months of pregnancy, if you are trying to get pregnant, if you are elderly or if you are a smoker. KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN. DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.

Net Contents

100 Millilitres ℮

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