What is Benadryl Allergy Children’s Solution?

Benadryl Allergy Solution is formulated specifically for children to relieve symptoms of allergies and has a pleasant banana flavour to make administering the medicine more pleasant for parent and child.

Containing an antihistamine that provides relief of allergy symptoms such as itchy, watery eyes, runny or blocked nose, sneezing and itchy skin reactions this medicine can help treat allergies like:

  • Hay fever
  • Dust Allergies
  • Pet Allergies
  • Skin Allergies

An oral cetirizine solution that is suitable for use in children over 2 years of age.

Benadryl Allergy Children's Solution is sugar and colour-free and tastes of banana!

How To Take Benadryl Allergy Children’s Solution:

For oral use only.

Under 2 YearsNot Recommended
2-6 YearsOne 2.5ml spoonful in the morning and one 2.5ml spoonful in the evening
6-12 YearsOne 5ml spoonful in the morning and one 5ml spoonful in the evening
12+ YearsTwo 5ml spoonfuls to be swallowed once a day

Do not take more medicine than the patient information leaflet tells you.

If symptoms persist or worsen, stop use and consult your doctor or pharmacist.


Each 5ml spoon of Benadryl Allergy Children Solution contains Cetirizine dihydrochloride 5mg.

Who Should Not Use Benadryl Allergy Children’s Solution?

This medicine should not be used by the following groups of patients without first seeking medical advice from your GP or our Pharmacist:

  • If you have a known allergy to Cetirizine, the antihistamine in Benadryl Allergy Children’s Solution
  • Have serious kidney problems

If you have any questions about how this product may interact with your current medicines or conditions please contact us and one of our pharmacists will be more than happy to help.

What Side Effects Could I Expect?

Benadryl Children's Solution is generally well tolerated but the following side effects tend to be the most common:

  • Headache or Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Restlessness
  • Dry Mouth, Sore Throat
  • Upset Stomach
  • Runny Nose

Drowsiness. It is generally accepted that Cetirizine, the antihistamine in this product is non-drowsy. However, whilst most individuals will not experience drowsiness it is possible that drowsiness could occur and around 1 in 10 patients may experience some drowsiness.

This list of side effects is not exhaustive and for less common side effects please refer to the patient information leaflet.

Driving and Using Machinery

This medicine may make you feel sleepy or dizzy, if affected please do not drive or operate machinery

Can I Use Benadryl Allergy Children's Solution If I Am Pregnant or Breastfeeding?

If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or planning on have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.

Can I Buy Benadryl Allergy Children's Solution Over The Counter?

This medicine is available to buy over the counter. You do not need a prescription to buy Buy Benadryl Allergy Children's Solution but you will be asked some questions about your medical health when you add it to your basket. Our pharmacist will check your consultation prior to despatch to ensure it is safe and appropriate for you.


Always read the product leaflet before use.

Useful Information

This product is a medicine, and the sales are monitored to ensure the safety of our customers. From time to time we may impose limits on the amounts you may purchase and apply restrictions to the frequency of orders. Please helpful advice please read Our Policies in the footer of the site to understand more.

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if his medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children and below 25c in a dry place away from direct sunlight.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product and if you have any questions please contact one of our pharmacists for more information.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.

Product Images: Whilst we try to keep our product images up to date we may, particularly for non-branded products ship the same medicine but in different packaging. If you have any questions about this policy please get in touch.


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