Night Nurse capsules are for the night time relief of the symptoms of colds, chills and influenza. This is a Pharmacy Medicine item. We will ask you to complete a questionnaire to ensure this is appropriate for you which our pharmacist will check.
For the symptomatic relief of colds, chills and influenza at night. For oral administartion only. Do not exceed the stated dose. To be taken at bedtime. Maximum daily dose: Only one dose should be taken per night. Adults and children aged 12 years and over: Take two capsules just before bedtime. Not to be given to children under 12 years except on medical advice. Elderly: The normal adult dose can be used. Only one dose should be taken per night. Do not take if you have already taken 4 doses of a paracetamol-containing product during the day. Other products containing paracetamol may be taken during the day but the total daily dose of paracetamol must not exceed 4000mg (including this product) in any 24 hour period. Allow at least four hours between taking any paracetamol-containing product and this product. Should not be used with other cough or cold medicines, or any other antihistamine-containing products, including those used on the skin. Maximum duration of continued use without medical advice: 3 days. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to paracetamol, dextromethorphan, promethazine or any of the other constituents. With, or at risk of developing, respiratory failure (e.g. those with chronic obstructive airways disease or pneumonia, or during an asthma attack or an exacerbation of asthma). Patients taking or have taken monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) in the last two weeks. Medical advice must be sought before taking this product in people with: • Hepatic or renal impairment. Underlying liver disease increases the risk of paracetamol-related liver damage • Chronic or persistant cough, such as occurs with asthma and emphysema, or where cough is accompanied by excessive secretions • Narrow-angle glaucoma • Cardiovascular problems • Prostatic hypertrophy • Urinary retention • Epilepsy Use with caution in the elderly, who are more likely to experience anticholinergic adverse effects including confusion and paradoxical excitation. Avoid use in elderly patients with confusion. Children are more likely to experience paradoxical excitation with sedating antihistamine. Medical advice should be sought if symptoms persist, or are accompanied by high fever, skin rash or persistent headache. Patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption should not take this medicine. Do not exceed the stated dose. Patients should be advised not to take other paracetamol-containing products or decongestant-containing medicines concurrently. If symptoms persist consult your doctor. Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Avoid alcoholic drink. Do not take with any other paracetamol-containing products. Do not take with other flu, cold or decongestant products. Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if you feel well.
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Shipping is available to not only the UK, but to Europe and around the world, with a choice of standard, express and tracked delivery options depending on your needs. (Note not all items can be shipped worldwide, due to some shipping and sales restrictions)
Our standard UK & Ireland delivery charge is FREE for all orders over £30.
Orders under £30 are only £2.50 for Standard UK Delivery, and £4.99 for Express UK Delivery.
Orders under £30 are only £4.99 for Standard Ireland Delivery
Standard delivery for international orders will normally be approximately 7-14 days for customers within the EU and 7-21 days for customers outside of the EU. We cannot guarantee transit times through customs so on some occasions this may take a little longer.
Our standard delivery charges for international customers are £8.99 within Europe and £9.99 for the Rest of the World. This will cover the postage of almost all orders. If we need to give you a quote for international postage for example due to weight we will contact you as soon as possible after ordering.
Some items such as medicines and products classified by the Civil Aviation Authority as Dangerous Goods such as aerosols cannot be shipped internationally.
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We understand that there may be occasions when the items may not have been delivered correctly or that you no longer require the product.
If this is the case then you can return any unwanted items within 28 days for a refund or replacement. This applies as long as items are unused and are returned with the original undamaged packaging.
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