Children over 6 years: One 5ml spoonful every 4-6 hours up to 3 times in a day. Use only when simple measures have failed to provide relief. Do not use for more than 5 days.Adults and children over 12 years: Two 5ml spoonfuls every 4-6hours up to 3 times in a day. Elderly patients should talk to their GP or pharmacist before tking Actifed.A Actifed may causeA drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid alcoholic drink.Each 5ml of Actifed Syrup contains Pseudoephedrine 30mg and Triprolidine 1.25mg.