What is Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever) used for?
Little Remedies® is commonly used for relieving minor aches and pains which may be associated with the common cold, sore throat or headache; fever; cough and nasal congestion due to minor throat/bronchial irritation, the common cold, hay fever or other respiratory allergies.
How should I take Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
For orally taken form, you should:
- Take Little Remedies® Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever by mouth as directed by your doctor concerning: dose, schedule. Only use the dosage cup provided in the packaging to measure the exact volume as per the directions of your doctor.
- Read the label carefully before using Little Remedies®.
- Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.
How do I store Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Little Remedies® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Little Remedies® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Little Remedies® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush Little Remedies® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:
- You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
- You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
- You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Little Remedies® or other medications.
- You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Little Remedies® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Little Remedies®.
What side effects can occur from Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Side effects may occur while using this drug, such as:
- Dizziness; drowsiness; stomach upset
- Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue)
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Little Remedies® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Does food or alcohol interact with Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Little Remedies® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever)?
Little Remedies® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever).
What is the dose of Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever) for an adult?
Consult your doctor for further information.
What is the dose of Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever) for a child?
Recommended doses for children from 6 to 12 years of age is 10 ml every 4 hours, while symptoms persist. Do not use more than 5 doses in each 24 hours.
Recommended doses for children from 4 to 6 years of age is 5 ml every 4 hours, while symptoms persist. Do not use more than 5 doses in each 24 hours.
For children less than 4 years old: not recommended.
How is Little Remedies® (Multi-Symptom Cold + Fever) available?
Little Remedies® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of Little Remedies®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
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Little Remedies®. https://www.walgreens.com/store/c/productlist/little-remedies/N=360945-353453. Accessed November 9, 2017
Little Remedies®. https://www.amazon.com/Little-Remedies-Multi-Symptom-Fever-Fluid/dp/B00LEQFOE6. Accessed November 9, 2017
Review Date: November 10, 2017 | Last Modified: November 10, 2017