What are Piriton Hayfever Tablets?
Piriton hayfever tablets are a form of medicine which is designed to help to ease the symptoms of hay fever and other allergies. They work quickly and can be used before you even come into contact with something you’re allergic to, keeping irritating symptoms at bay. Piriton can also be used to soothe the itchy rash caused by chickenpox.
An effective, reliable hay fever and allergy medication, you can purchase Piriton Allergy and Hayfever Tablets over-the-counter and without a prescription.
Recommended Dosage – Piriton Hayfever Tablets
Adults: 1 tablet 4-6 hourly. Maximum 6 tablets in 24 hours. Children 6-12 years: half a tablet 4-6 hourly. Maximum 3 tablets in 24 hours. Not recommended under 6 years.
You should make sure that you carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding
If you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, you should speak to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this or any other medication. Some medications may not be safe for you or your baby at this time and you may need to consider alternative treatment, with the help of a medical professional.
Piriton Tablets can be used to treat the itchiness, redness, swelling, tenderness and irritation that can be caused by:
- Hayfever and other allergies e.g. pet, house dust mite and mould spore allergies
- Nettle rash and hives
- Skin allergies and dermatitis
- Prickly heat and heat rash
- Reactions to food, food additives or medicines
- Insect bites and stings
- The itchy rash of chickenpox