Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking paracetamol.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay as it does not affect your motor skills.
Do NOT use paracetamol if you:
- Have liver disease;
- Have a history of alcoholism.
There is little evidence whether paracetamol will harm an unborn or nursing baby. Consult your doctor or health care professional before taking it.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose for adults is 500mg. The usual dose for children under 12 years old is 250mg.
Possible interactions include alcoholic beverages. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with paracetamol.