Ashton & Parsons teething powders are a traditional herbal medicinal product used for the symptomatic relief of teething pain and the symptoms associated with teething which are sore and tender gums, flushed cheeks and dribbling, exclusively based upon long-standing use as a traditional herbal remedy. Contains tincture of Matricaria. Always READ THE LABEL.
Each sachet contains Powder impregnated with 0.002ml of the active ingredient tincture of Matricaria (Matricaria Recutita L.) Flower, Also contains Lactose, Extraction Solvent: Ethanol 70% v/v
For oral use How to use these powders Not recommended for use in babies under 3 months. For use in teething infants only. New instruction for use Ensure that the infant is held in a sitting or upright position. Put the powder slowly on the front of the infant’s tongue, a little at a time, allowing the powder to fully dissolve. Age: Infants aged 3-6 months, Recommended dose: Use a teaspoon to give the powder. Half the contents of one sachet in the morning and the other half in the evening. The sachet should be divided in half by emptying half the contents onto the teaspoon and retaining the other half in the sachet, Additional dosing: If the infant is very restless, the dose may be repeated every 1,2 or 3 hours until improvement occurs. Do not give more than 6 doses in 24 hours. Age: Infants over 6 months, Recommended dose: One sachet in the morning and one sachet in the evening, Additional dosing: If the infant is very restless, the dose may be repeated every 1,2 or 3 hours until improvement occurs. Do not give more than 6 doses in 24 hours.
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children. Do not use this medicine if before first use you find the end seals are broken. Do not give more than the label tells you to. If symptoms persist for more than 7 days, speak to your doctor. If you give your child more than you should, it may cause diarrhoea. If the infant experiences any side effects, stop using this medicine and speak to your doctor or pharmacist. Possible side effects Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Possible side effects: allergic reaction which may include rash, tongue sores. Reporting of side effects If your child gets any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the internet at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine. Before using these powders Do not use if your child Is allergic to tincture of matricaria, lactose or to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae family such as daisies, marigolds or artichokes Has an intolerance to some sugars, unless your doctor tells you to (this medicine contains lactose). Warning: This medicine may cause an allergic reaction or make existing conditions worse in children who suffer from allergic type conditions (e.g. asthma).
Manufacturer Contact Information
THR Holder: Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited, SN15 2BB, UK. Manufacturer: Pharmapac (UK) Limited, CH41 7EL, UK.
Ashton & Parsons teething powders are a gentle, natural remedy, used for the pain and symptoms associated with teething
Used for over 150 years and trusted by generations of parents
Contains Tincture of Matricaria, which is extracted from German chamomile flower heads
For babies 3-6 months, use half a sachet in the morning and half a sachet in the evening. Simply pour dry powder on your baby’s tongue. We recommend tipping half into a teaspoon and keeping the other half in a sachet
For babies over 6 months, Pour dry sachet contents onto baby’s tongue in morning and once in the evening. If the child is very restless, the dose may be repeated every 1, 2 or 3 hours if necessary until improvement occurs. The maximum dose is 6 doses in 24 hours