Piri Allergy: Your partner in allergy
Don’t let allergic reactions disrupt your customers’ lives – whether it is hay fever, allergic skin rashes or food allergies such as itchy skin, rashes and hives.
Piri, from the makers of Piriton offers a range of products and formats suitable for different allergies.
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Piriton - helping the family with their allergy symptoms
Helping your patients to forget the itchy rash of chicken pox.
Allergic reactions can also lead to itching. Find out more about the itchy rash caused by chicken pox.
Piriton helps to relieve the symptoms of food allergies.
Symptoms of food allergies include itchy skin, rashes and hives. Find out more about food allergies.
Piri Allergy Relief Range
Pirinase Allergy Nasal Spray – No spray is stronger for preventing and treating airborne allergy symptoms
- Prevents and relieves the symptoms of hayfever and allergies
- Up to 24 hour allergy relief – take just once a day(in some cases twice)
- Effectively treats symptoms including itchy and watery eyes
Now available in a larger 120 spray pack – lasts up to 30 days.
Fast relief from the symptoms of:
- Skin allergies
- Food allergies such as itchy skin, skin rash and hives
- Pet allergies
- Dust mite allergies
- Insect bites
Relieves allergy symptoms including runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes, watery eyes, itchy skin.
Relieves the itchy rash of chicken pox and so aids restful sleep when symptoms are troublesome at night.
Available in 2 formats – Piriton Syrup and Piriton Allergy Tablets.†
†Piriton Syrup from 12 months of age and Piriton Allergy Tablets from 6 years of age
- Once daily dosing for hayfever relief*
- Piriteze Allergy Tablets provide 24 hour* relief
- No allergy tablet lasts longer.
Available in 2 formats – Piriteze Syrup and Piriteze Allergy Tablets. Both are suitable from 6 years of age.
*Refers to adult dosing. Dosing instructions differ for children
- 100% natural daily protection for the whole family
- Breathe cleaner in 3 seconds**
- Suitable for ages 2+
- Can be used in addition to your existing allergy medication
**up to 49% of urban dust washed away in an artificial nose/laboratory module
Pirinase Allergy 0.05% Nasal Spray (fluticasone propionate 50 micrograms per spray). Uses: Prevention and treatment of allergic rhinitis. Dosage and method of use: Adults: Two sprays into each nostril once or twice a day if required. Maintenance: one spray per nostril once a day if possible. Use lowest possible maintenance dose. Max 4 sprays a day in each nostril. Children under 18 years: Not to be used. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to ingredients. Precautions: Seek medical advice if inadequate relief after 7 days, or require more than 3 months continuous use. Seek medical advice before use with: concomitant corticosteroid use, fever, nasal/sinus infection, recent nasal injury/surgery, nasal ulceration, pregnancy, breast feeding. Caution due to interactions with cytochrome P450 3A4 inhibitors like ketoconazole, and protease inhibitors such as ritonavir and cobicistat which may increase systemic exposure to fluticasone. Caution commencing in those withdrawing from systemic steroids, particularly if impairment of adrenal function suspected. Systemic effects of nasal corticosteroids may occur, particularly at high doses prescribed for prolonged periods. May cause visual disturbance. Contains benzalkonium chloride which may cause bronchospasm. Side effects: Dryness and irritation of the nose and throat, nasal ulcers, unpleasant taste and smell, headache and epistaxis. Hypersensitivity reactions including skin rash and oedema of the face or tongue. Eye disorders such as glaucoma and blurred vision. Rarely anaphylaxis/ anaphylactic reactions and bronchospasm. See SPC for full details. Legal category: P. PL number: PL 44673/0099. Product licence holder: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited, Brentford, TW8 9GS, U.K. Package quantity and MRSP (excl. VAT): 60 sprays £7.24; 120 sprays £11.66. Date of last revision: April 2020.
Piriton Syrup and Piriton Allergy
Tablets (chlorphenamine maleate) Syrup: 4 mg /10 ml. Tablets: 4 mg. Uses: Symptomatic relief of allergic conditions including hayfever. Symptomatic relief of itch associated with chickenpox. Dosage and method of use: Adults: 4 mg 4-6 hourly. Max 24 mg/24h. Elderly: Lower dose may be required. Children 6-12 years: 2 mg 4-6 hourly. Max 12 mg/24h. Children 2-6 years: 2.5 ml 4-6 hourly. Max 6 mg/24h. Children 1-2 years: 2.5 ml, twice daily. Max 2 mg/24h. Piriton Allergy Tablets not recommended for children under 6 years. Do not use either product continuously for more than two weeks without consulting a doctor. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity. Treatment with MAOIs within last 14 days. Precautions: Avoid concurrent use with other antihistamines. May seriously affect ability to drive and use machinery. May increase effects of alcohol. Caution in enlarged prostate, severe hypertension, cardiovascular disease or respiratory conditions, hepatic or renal impairment, epilepsy, raised intraocular pressure, intolerance to some sugars. Avoid use in elderly patients with confusion. Avoid concurrent use with drugs which cause sedation. Syrup: Contains sucrose. Contains hydroxybenzoates (E218, E214, E216) which may cause allergic reactions. Contains ethanol. Side effects: Sedation, somnolence, fatigue, disturbance in attention, abnormal coordination, dizziness, headache, blurred vision, nausea, dry mouth, allergic disorders including anaphylaxis. Children and the elderly are more prone to the neurological anticholinergic effects and rarely may become confused or excitable. See SPC for full details. Legal category: P. PL numbers: Syrup: PL 44673/0094. Tablets: PL 44673/0093. Product licence holder: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited, Brentford, TW8 9GS, U.K. Package quantity and RSP (excl. VAT): Syrup: 150 ml £4.99. Tablets: 30s £3.99, 60s £6.99. Date of last revision: January 2021.
Piriteze Allergy Tablets and Piriteze Allergy Syrup
(cetirizine hydrochloride). Tablets: 10 mg; Syrup 1 mg/ml. Uses: Symptomatic treatment of perennial rhinitis, seasonal allergic rhinitis and chronic idiopathic urticaria. Dosage and method of use: Adults and adolescents over 12 years: 10 mg daily. Children 6-12 years: 5 mg twice daily. Elderly: As adults if renal function normal. Children under 6 years: Not recommended. Adjust dose in moderate to severe renal impairment. See SPC for details. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to ingredients, hydroxyzine, piperazine derivatives or severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance <10 ml/min). Precautions: Concomitant alcohol. Predisposition to urinary retention (e.g. spinal cord lesion, prostatic hyperplasia). Epilepsy/risk of convulsions. Caution when driving or operating machinery. Tablets: Not suitable for those with galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption. Syrup: Not to be taken by those with fructose intolerance. Contains methyl and propyl parahydroxybenzoate which may cause allergic reactions. Side effects: Dizziness, headache, fatigue, somnolence, dry mouth, sore throat, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhoea, rhinitis, allergic disorders including anaphylaxis and hypersensitivity, suicidal ideation, depression, nightmares, inflammation of the liver, skin eruptions, joint pain. See SPC for full details. Legal category: GSL (7, 12, 30 tablets & syrup). PL numbers: PL 44673/0097 & 0095. Product licence holder: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited, 980 Great West Road, Brentford, TW8 9GS, U.K. Package quantity and RSP (excl. VAT): Tablets: 7s £3.73, 12s £5.77, 30s £8.33. Syrup: 70 ml £5.08. Date of last revision: April 2020.
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