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Chlorphenamine

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borderslass Thu 30-Jun-11 17:40:12

Anyone know how long a shelf life these tablets have DD2's allergy has flared up yet again. Thanks in advance

OpinionatedPlusSprogs Thu 30-Jun-11 20:33:43

There is usually an expiry date printed somewhere on the pack. Otherwise I don't know.

MavisEnderby Thu 30-Jun-11 20:38:17

is there a use by date???If not is there anyone around who could get you some more,most supermarkets,even the Tesco's local and suchlike would sell it over the counter.(often branded as Piriton or Piriteze)

greenbananas Thu 30-Jun-11 21:01:50

Don't know, but your local pharmacist might be able to help you (when I wasn't sure about the liquid chlorphenamine I had, I asked my lovely local pharmacist and he checked the dates of all the stuff he had on the shelf).

borderslass Fri 01-Jul-11 06:28:13

No expiry date its a bottle no longer got leaflet.I think I'll go and get some more for her although looking at her this morning it looks like she'll need steroids again.

borderslass Sun 03-Jul-11 17:04:35

Just back from hospital as I got new tablets with no effect her eyelids where starting to swell. Dr thinks she might have Polymorphic light eruptions he has given her strong antihistamines and hydro-cortisone cream and is to stay out of the sun completely. I have also bought sunshades for the car never thought I'd have to buy them for a 15 year old

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