Pain

Panado

Pain and Fever
Panodo Panado is a household name in South Africa.1

The brand has a wide range of products for both adults and children; available in capsules, tablets, effervescent format, and infant drops and syrups for children. The range sports many different pack sizes and is widely available from retail outlets so you can grab a pack for relief on the run, or for home use.

Panado contains paracetamol, which boasts more than 150 years’ of clinical experience1. It is a tried and trusted choice for many South African families, to treat headaches, pain and fever, and toothache. Moms use it as a close ally to keep pain away from their babies and families.

Panado – A dose of care
References:
  1. 150 years of paracetamol. GP Pharma Update Mar/Apr 2019
Panado for infants and children
Panado gets to work within 15 minutes to bring rapid relief of pain and fever.1 Moms trust Panado to be gentle on little tummies.2 Panado Infant Drops in peppermint flavour may be used in infants from the age of 3 months. It is alcohol- and sugar-free, and comes with a handy calibrated dropper for dosing accuracy and convenience. Panado Strawberry and Peppermint flavoured syrups are also alcohol free. Panado Peppermint syrup may be used from birth, whereas Panado Strawberry syrup is suitable in children from the age of 3 months and is sugar free.
References:
  1. Moller PL, Sindet-Pedersen S, Petersen CT, et al. Onset of Acetaminophen Analgesia: Comparison of Oral and Intravenous Routes After Third Molar Surgery. Br J Anaesth 2005;94(5):642-8. doi:10.1093/bja/aei109
  2. 150 years of paracetamol. GP Pharma Update Mar/Apr 2019
Pandao for adults
Panado Tablets gets to work within 15 minutes to provide rapid relief of pain and fever.1 Offering an alternative to Panado Tablets for relief of pain and fever such as cold and flu, headache and toothache, Panado Capsules are tasteless and odourless, which may be of benefit to people who struggle with the taste or aftertaste of tablets.2 Panado Effervescent dissolves in water to bring relief to people who struggle to swallow either tablets or capsules.3
References:
  1. Moller PL, Sindet-Pedersen S, Petersen CT, et al. Onset of Acetaminophen Analgesia: Comparison of Oral and Intravenous Routes After Third Molar Surgery. Br J Anaesth 2005;94(5):642-8. doi:10.1093/bja/aei109
  2. Hoag SW. Capsules Dosage Form. In: Developing Solid Oral Dosage Forms, second edition, 2017. Chapter 27.1
  3. Lindberg N-O, Hansson H. Effervescent pharmaceuticals. Encyclopedia of Pharmaceutical Technology 2002:1037-1049

Brand name Panado
Indication For the relief of headaches, pain and fever, and toothache
Age 3 months - 12 months
Pack sizes and dosage forms
  • Panado Infant Drops 20 ml
Age 0 months – 12 years
Pack sizes and dosage forms
  • Panado Paediatric Syrup Alcohol & Sugar Free 100 ml
  • Panado Paediatric Syrup 100 ml
  • Panado Paediatric Syrup 50 ml
Age 3 months - 12 years
Pack sizes and dosage forms
  • Panado Paediatric Syrup Strawberry 100 ml
  • Panado Paediatric Syrup Strawberry 50 ml
Age Adults
Pack sizes and dosage forms
  • Panado Capsules 20's
  • Panado Tablets Spartan Pack 24's
  • Panado Tablets Effervescent 16's
  • Panado Tablets Blister Pack 24's
  • Panado Tablets 12's x 10's Dispenser
  • Panado Tablets Dispenser 2's x 48's Dispenser
  • Panado Tablets Display 2's x 48's Card
Where available Retail Stores, Pharmacies, Wholesale and Convenience Stores (Not all presentations may be available in all stores)
S0S1 Panado® Tablets. Each tablet contains paracetamol 500 mg. Reg. No. B/2.8/858. S0 Panado® Effervescent Tablets. Each tablet contains paracetamol 500 mg. Reg. No. V/2.7/219. S0S1 Panado® Capsules. Each capsule contains paracetamol 500 mg. Reg. No. S/2.8/57. S0 Panado® Paediatric Syrup Strawberry. Each 5 ml contains paracetamol 120 mg. Reg. No.35/2.7/0112. S0 Panado® Paediatric Syrup Alcohol and Sugar Free. Each 5 ml contains paracetamol 120 mg. Reg. No. V/2.8/208. S0 Panado® Paediatric Infant Drops. Each 0,6 ml contains paracetamol 60 mg. Reg. No. V/2.7/209. For full prescribing information refer to the package insert approved by the medicines regulatory authority. 202005291036741 Adcock Ingram Limited. Reg. No. 1949/034385/06. Private Bag X69, Bryanston, 2021 South Africa. Tel. +27 11 635 0000. www.adcock.com