Generic Name: Paracetamol
Dosage Form: Suppositories
Category: Analgesic, Antipyretic
Packaging: 10 Suppositories
*Packaging design and product name may be different in your country.
Each suppository of Doprane 60 mg contains :
Doprane suppositories are used for the treatment of mild to moderate pain and pyrexia in children:
Doprane suppositories are especially useful in patients unable to take oral forms of paracetamol, e.g. post-operatively or with nausea and vomiting.
The dosage should be based on age and weight i.e. 3 months (5 kg) the dose is 60 mg (1 suppository per dose ).
1 year (10 kg) the dose is 120 mg (2 suppositories of 60 mg per dose).
One suppository (60 mg) is suitable for babies who develop a fever following immunization at 2 months. Otherwise only use in babies aged less than 3 months on a doctor’s advice.
Only a whole suppository should be administered – do not break suppository before administration
*The information provided above is general in nature and for informational purposes only. It is NOT a substitute for the advice of your doctor. You must always consult your healthcare professional before starting any medication/supplementation program.