- Pain & fever relief
- Suitable for 3 months+
- Tasty strawberry flavour
Calprofen ibuprofen suspension starts to work on a fever in just 15 minutes and lasts for up to 8 hours.
Calprofen is a strawberry flavoured ibuprofen oral suspension 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, earache, headache and minor aches and pains.
Features of Calprofen 100mg/5ml ibuprofen suspension strawberry flavour sachets
- Sugar & colour free
- Suitable for teething & toothache
- 100mg/5ml ibuprofen
- Targets colds & influenza symptoms
- 12 x ibuprofen suspension strawberry flavour sachets (5ml)
- Children aged 3 months to 12 years old
Warnings and cautions
- Do not give to children weighing less than 5kg
- Do not give to children under 3 months
- Do not give to children aged 6 months and older for more than 3 days
- If symptoms last for more than 24 hours in children 3-6 months, or more than 3 days in children over 6 months, seek medical advice
- For further advice, always read the label
How to use
- 2.5 ml, followed by another 2.5 ml six hours later if necessary.
- Only give if your baby is 3 months and over.
- Only give if your baby weighs over 5kg.
- 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, do not give to babies under 3 months. Consult your doctor.
- Age: 3 months - 6 months (weighing over 5kg), Dose: 2.5ml may be taken 3 times in 24 hours.
- Age: 6 months - 12 months, dose: 2.5ml 3 times a day.
- Age: 1 year - 2 years, Dose: 2.5ml 3 to 4 times a day.
- Age: 3 years 7 - years, Dose: 5ml 3 or 4 times a day.
- Age: 8 years - 12 years, Dose: 10ml (5ml + 5ml) 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 months to under 6 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.
- The lowest effective dose should be used for the shortest duration necessary to relieve symptoms. If your child has an infection, consult a doctor without a delay if symptoms (such as fever and pain) persist or worsen.
Each 5ml of Oral Suspension contains 100mg Ibuprofen.
Delivery and returns
Click & Collect
- Free on all orders over £20
- £1.50 on orders up to £20
- Delivered in 3-5 working days if ordered before 6pm Monday - 6pm Thursday
- Delivered the following working Thursday if ordered after 6pm Thursday - 6pm Monday
*Please note: If your chosen pharmacy is in the North West, North East, Yorkshire, the Isle of Man, Channel Islands or Scottish Highlands and Islands your order will take an additional working day to these delivery times. To find out if your pharmacy is impacted click here.
- Free on orders over £30
- £2.99 for orders up to £30
- Delivered in 3-5 working days
- Free on orders over £60
- £4.99 on orders up to £60
- Delivered Next Day if ordered before 8pm Monday to Friday
- Delivered Monday if ordered after 8pm Friday - 12pm Sunday
- Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 12pm on Sunday
- Not available in the Channel Islands
Pharmacy Medicines delivery
Pharmacy Medicines will need to be signed for by someone aged 18 or over. If there isn't anyone in who can sign for your order, you can change your delivery date or redirect it to a local parcel shop using the courier's website or app.
Unfortunately, your order can't be left in a safe place or with a neighbour. The courier will try to deliver three times before they return it to us.
Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume
Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void.
This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment.
As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.
If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days
Find out more about our returns policy click here