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Coughs & Colds

Colds and flu – what should I do? 
‘Colds’ and ‘flu’ are caused by viruses so antibiotics may not help. The most important thing to do is to watch for a high temperature and ensure that your little one is getting enough fluids. If your little one develops a fever (39 °c or higher) take him to the clinic/doctor immediately. If there is no fever and your little one is eating fairly well, but sleeping badly because of the symptoms of cold-snuffles, cough, runny nose; there are some things you can do to make him more comfortable.

Rub Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel on baby’s chest
– Use Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray to soften mucous so that it ‘runs’ instead of blocking your little one’s nose
– Use Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup for a soothing relief of coughs
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When your little one is recovering from a cold/cough, it is important to build up his immunity again. A multivitamin with zinc, iron, vitamin C and A can be very helpful.

What are the main benefits of the ingredients in the Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel?

The main benefits of the Vapour Gel is to help clear nasal congestion as well as help to relieve the pain associated with colds and flu. The gel can be used in babies 6 months & older by massaging only onto baby’s back, chest and shoulders 2 to 3 times a day.

When should I stop using Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel?

You should stop using the gel should your little one’s symptoms not improve. Consult your healthcare professional for further advice.

Does the Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel contain any ingredients that can exacerbate my little one’s condition?


No, Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel contains no ingredients that are addictive, therefore safe for your baby.

Can I use Purity Pedia Kids Vapour Gel with other cough & cold preparations?

Yes, the Vapour Gel is safe to be used with other preparations.

Is Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray safe for daily use?


Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray is safe when used as directed. It is also safe for daily use or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Can my little one get addicted to Purity Nasal Spray?


No, Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray is non-addictive and may be used as often as required. It contains a solution of Sodium Chloride in purified water with Benzalkonium Chloride as a safe and widely used preservative.

Will the Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray make my little one drowsy?

No, Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray contains no ingredients that will make baby drowsy and is suitable for babies from birth.

Will the use of Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray burn my little one’s nose?


Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray will only sting if there are sores on the nasal mucosa; normally the stinging action is mild and fades quickly.

When should I stop using Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray?


If symptoms do not improve within a few days or if your little one’s condition is getting worse, consult your healthcare professional immediately.

Can I use Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray with other cough & cold preparations?


Yes, the nasal spray is safe to be used with other preparations.

What happens if I accidentally get the Nasal Spray in my little one’s eye?

There will be some stinging or redness but it will not harm baby. In case of contact, flush eyes with plenty of sterile water (sterile water is water which is boiled and COOLED). If stinging or redness persists, contact your healthcare professional immediately.

Is there iodine in the sodium chloride contained in Purity Pedia Kids Nasal Spray?

No, the Nasal Spray contains only pharmaceutical grade sodium chloride.

What is homeopathy?

Homeopathy is a science that uses various plant and mineral material in very small doses to stimulate a sick person’s natural defenses. “Homoios” in Greek means similar and “pathos” means disease or suffering. Thus a homeopath will seek to find a substance that would cause the similar symptoms the person is experiencing and then give it in small prepared doses.

Are homeopathic products safe?

Yes, the small doses of active ingredients used in homeopathic medicines are extremely safe.

What homeopathic ingredients are used in Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup and what is its role?

The 2 homeopathic ingredients used in our cough syrup are Ferrum Phos & Kali Mur. 
Ferrum phos is a tissue salt well known for its effectiveness in reducing the inflammation in mucous membranes that triggers coughing and runny nose.
Kali Mur is a tissue salt that is normally used with the onset of inflammatory conditions and is well known for its effectiveness in treating colds, coughs, sinuses and sore throats.

What is the function of the Zinc in Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup?


Zinc is a mineral that is known to assist with the strengthening of the immune system. This will assist in alleviating the sore throat.

Does Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup contain any sugar or artificial flavours?


No. Purity Pedia kids Cough Syrup contains NO sugar and NO artificial flavours. It is also tartrazine free

Does Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup contain alcohol or caffeine?

No. Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup does not contain alcohol or caffeine

Will the Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup make my little one drowsy?


No, Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup contains no ingredients that will make your little one drowsy and is suitable for babies FROM BIRTH.

Is Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup safe for daily use?

Yes. Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup is safe when used as directed.

Can my little one get addicted to Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup?

No, Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup is non-addictive and may be used as often as required

When should I stop using Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup?

If your little one’s cough does not improve within a week or if the condition is getting worse, consult your healthcare professional.

Can I use Purity Pedia Kids Cough Syrup with other cough & cold preparations?

Yes, the cough syrup is safe to be used with other preparations.

What is a strep throat?


A strep throat is a specific infection of the throat caused by a bacterium, Group A Streptococcus pyrogens. Babies usually do not get this type of throat infection, although as they get older and go to crèche/play groups, they may well be exposed to these bacteria. If a sore throat persists more than a few days and your little one complains of it hurting to swallow or he shows discomfort when swallowing and is eating poorly, please take him to a local clinic/doctor.

How will Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops help alleviate my little one’s sore throat?

Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain Zinc, Menthol and Eucalyptus.
Zinc is an essential mineral that helps the body maintain the immune system. 
Menthol & Eucalyptus are known to have cooling & soothing properties which will also assist the sore throat.

Do Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain the recommended intake of Zinc for babies and toddlers?


Yes, Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain the recommended supplement intake of Zinc for babies and toddlers.

How many lollypops can my little one consume per day?

One every 6 hours. The maximum amount of lollypops to be consumed per day is 4 and is suitable for babies from 2 years of age.

Do Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain any artificial colourants or flavourants?


No, Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops do not contain any artificial colourants or flavourants. All colourants and flavours are from a natural source.

Can my little one get addicted to Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops?

No, Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contains no ingredients that are addictive and may be consumed daily.

Do Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain sugar?

Yes, Purity Pedia Kids Throat Pops contain sugar and glucose which means an extra energy boost for your little one. Please remember that these throat pops should be treated as a sugar containing sweet and normal dental care should follow usage.