Migraleve Pink Tablets is for use in acute moderate pain associated with migraine, where other painkillers have not worked.
This pack contains Migraleve Pink tablets which have a unique double action, providing short term relief from migraine headache and associated nausea and vomiting. If taken at the first sign of a migraine, Migraleve Pink tablets can prevent an attack from developing.
Uses / Instructions
Dose for adults:
2 Migraleve Pink tablets to be swallowed at the first sign of a migraine attack. Do not take more than 2 pink tablets in a 24 hour period.
Dose for children 10-14 years of age:
1 Migraleve Pink tablet to be swallowed at the first sign of a migraine attack. Do not take more than 1 pink tablet in a 24 hour period.
Do not give to children under 10 years of age except under medical supervision.
Can cause addiction. For three days use only.
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully.
WARNING. Do not exceed the stated dose. May cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid alcoholic drink.
DO NOT TAKE WITH ANY OTHER PARACETAMOL-CONTAINING PRODUCTS. IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ADVICE SHOULD BE SOUGHT IN THE EVENT OF AN OVERDOSE, EVEN IF YOU FEEL WELL.
If you need to take this medicine for more than three days you must see your doctor or pharmacist.
This medicine contains codeine which can cause addiction if you take it continuously for more than three days. If you take this medicine for headaches for more than three days it can make them worse.
Do not take with prescribed medicine without the advice of a doctor. If symptoms persist, consult your doctor.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
MIGRALEVE ® can have side-effects, like all medicines, although these don’t affect everyone and are usually mild.
If you experience any of the following, stop using the medicine and tell your doctor straightaway:
- Allergic reactions including swelling of the face, tongue or throat, difficulty swallowing,
unexplained wheezing, shortness of breath which may be accompanied by skin rash or hives.
- Becoming unusually tired, unexpected bruising or bleeding and getting more infections (such as colds) than usual.
- Very rare cases of serious skin reactions have been reported. Symptoms may include:
skin reddening, blisters, rash. If skin reactions occur or existing skin symptoms worsen, stop use and seek medical help right away.
- Signs of codeine toxicity e.g. confusion, shallow breathing or extreme sleepiness.
See patient information leaflet for full details.
Each Migraleve Pink Tablet contains the Active Ingredients: Paracetamol DC 96% 520 mg equivalent to
Paracetamol 500mg, Codeine Phosphate 8 mg, Buclizine Hydrochloride 6.25 mg
Also contains E127 & E171