Partamol 80

Partamol 80 contains paracetamol. In equal doses, the degree of analgesia and antipyresis produced by paracetamol is similar to that produced by aspirin. Paracetamol lowers body temperature in patients with fever but rarely lowers normal body temperature.

Pack size Box of 10 sachets, 20 sachets
Shelf-life 24 months
Composition Paracetamol
Dosage forms and strengths Effervescent granules: 80 mg
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  • For treatment of mild to moderate pain and fever, especially in patients in whom salicylates are contraindicated or not tolerated.
  • The drug is most effective in relieving low intensity pain of non-visceral origin.


Paracetamol should not be used for self-medication of:

  • pain for longer than 5 days in children.
  • marked fever (greater than 39.5oC), fever persisting longer than 3 days, or recurrent fever.
  • sore throat pain (pharyngitis, laryngitis, tonsillitis) for longer 2 days.

Children may receive is 10 – 15 mg/kg per dose with a maximum of 5 doses per day or the following doses every 4 – 6 hours as necessary (up to 5 times in 24 hours) with normally dosages:

  • Children 11 years of age (weighing 32.5 – 43 kg): 480 mg
  • Children 9 – 10 years of age (weighing 27 – 32.5 kg kg): 400 mg.
  • Children 6 – 8 years of age (weighing 21.5 – 27 kg): 320 mg.
  • Children 4 – 5 years of age (weighing 16 – 21.5 kg): 240 mg.
  • Children 2 – 3 years of age (weighing 11 – 16 kg): 160 mg.
  • Children 12 -23 months of age (weighing 8 – 11 kg): 120 mg.
  • 4 – 11 months of age (5 – 8 kg): 80 mg
  • Up to 3 months of age (2.7 – 5 kg): 40 mg


  • Partamol 80 is administered orally.
  • The effervescent granules must be dissolved in water and the solution should then be drunk after complete dissolution of the granules.
  • Patients with anemia or cardiac, pulmonary, renal, or hepatic disease.
  • Patients with known hypersensitivity to paracetamol or any of the excipients listed in.
  • Patients with known glucose – 6 – phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
  • Thrombocytopenia, leucopenia, pancytopenia, neutropenia and agranulocytosis;
  • Nephropathy when abuse or prolonged excessive use of paracetamol;
  • Asthma;
  • Angioedema, eruption, urticarial, dyspnoea, and hypotension.
  • Paracetamol should be used with caution in patients with preexisting anemia, since cyanosis may not be apparent despite dangerously high blood concentrations of methemoglobin.
  • Excessive intake of alcohol may increase the risk of paracetamol induced hepatotoxicity; avoid or limit alcohol intake.
  • Caution is recommended when giving to patients with hepatic or renal impairment, susceptible individuals.
  • The physicians need to warn the patients of the signs of serious skin reactions known as Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) or Lyell’s syndrome, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP).
  • Partamol 80 contains aspartame. Aspartame is a source of phenylalanine. It may be harmful if you have phenylketonuria (PKU), a rare genetic disorder in which phenylalanine builds up because the body cannot remove it properly.
  • Infrequent paracetamol should remain the analgesic of choice in pregnancy. Caution when use paracetamol for breastfeeding women.
  • Patients should be aware of how they react to Partamol 80 before driving or operating machinery.