Bring back the plastic plugImpossible to use without the plastic plug. I just spilt about half a bottle trying to measure it Show details
Disappointing change of bottleDymadon was my go to. Other brands cherry vanilla flavour is revolting.
However I just can’t fathom why they would get rid of the plastic stopper. WHAT A MESS AND A WASTE. We use nurofen for everything now. Show details
Disappointing change to a great productThis has been my go-to pain relief brand for my baby since she was born however the last few bottles I have purchase have been without the syringe insert which enables you to draw the medicine into the syringe. What is further infuriating is this is still shown on the box as an ‘easy dosing method’ however it’s actually messy and causes wasted product especially when you’re getting down to the last few doses in the bottle. To be honest I’d pay whatever the extra cost is to have it back if that’s the reason behind it being changed. Please bring it back!
False advertising, no easy dosing deviceThis used to be a great product until the dosing stopper was removed. So much mess and product waste now. Not happy Show details
No easy dose plug on top despite packaging and website showing there isPackaging carton shows an easy dose lid, where you can insert the syringe and draw the dose out.
Dymadon website shows the same.
The actual product just has a normal lid, so it makes a mess, and a lot of medicine is wasted in the process of trying to fill the syringe.
It seems to be pot luck as to whether the bottle has the easy dose lid or not.
Poor quality control for a pharmaceutical product, and will never buy again Show details
No more plug. Can you get more greedyThey have changed the packaging to no longer include a plug. They promise this does not change the effectiveness (because why would it?) but it does change convenience. I now leave about 1/5 of the bottle because it is impossible to get. Will be moving away Show details
BRING BACK THE DOSING PLUNGYBeyond a joke getting rid of the plungy money hungry company do not buy this product!
I love this stuff but.....BRING BACK THE DOSING PLUNGY PLEEEEEEEEASEMy daughter takes this willingly and it works well, but I've taken off 3 stars for the fact they've decided (in their infinite wisdom) to remove one of the best features- the thing that sits in the lid so you can stick the syringe in there and tip the bottle upside down. It meant mess-free dosing and no waste. But now its a messy and wasteful exercise, which means less value for money. Very disappointing and ill be switching back to nurofen. Show details
Loving the applicatorThis used to come in a plain bottle so even if you used a syringe you'd waste a lot because it's quite viscous and syringes never reach to the bottom. The newer packaging is more like Nurofen (invert the bottle to draw into syringe), great improvement!
Sometimes I'd prefer a plastic bottle (tile floors) but you can't have everything.
The only way to get paracetamol into our 1yoI had always assumed there wasn't much difference between the different brands of children's paracetamol. I was apparently very wrong!
Children's/baby panadol makes our 1yo immediately and violently sick (even if given in milk or food) our 3yo has to be coerced and sometimes bribed to take it ("it will make you will feel better!" Is not enough)
Our doctor recommended we try Dymadon when we mentioned the issues we had with panadol.
Dymadon (baby and older versions) does not cause the projectile vomiting in the 1yo who even tries to suck the dre... Read moregs out of the syringe! The 3yo will take it without having a meltdown. (My children both prefer orange over strawberry which is strange as both love actual strawberries neither likes oranges!) My only negative is that for the older children version the syringe provided is not big enough to deliver the full dose!
Ideal for babiesBought panadol because my 8 month old was sick - no go, she puked it up straight away and hated us for hours.
Looked online and asked the pharmacist. Bought Dymadon - went down like a treat, stayed down and mostly importantly worked.
Panadol is going in the bin... Show details
Kids hate it but I like the priceI love that there is another option to panadol since all the marketing we see as parents is panadol panadol panadol. This is cheaper and just as effective. Only issue is my kids hate it, I can’t get them to take this. Not sure if it’s because they’ve been bought up on panadol, but the flavour is definitely heavier or stronger or something. Show details
It's ok but it's not as strongBetter flavour however it's half the strength per mL compared to Panadol and most generics so I have to battle trying to get my son to take twice the amount of liquid. Good if your child likes the flavour but my baby boy fusses either way so I'd rather struggle with 1.5mL not 3.
Best paracetamol out thereTastes SO much better than that awful vanilla cherry flavor Panadol and most generics use, finally I can get my daughter to take it without a battle every time. Also costs less which is a bonus, and the dosing device is easy to use. Highly recommend this product to anyone struggling to get their little one to take Panadol. My daughter actually asks for more!
Cost effective and good tasteDymadon literally costs half the price of it's competitors because the dosage needed is less than the others.
Tried Panadol and my daughter hated the flavour. Dymadon is always easy to administer (although need to convince her she doesn't need more) and tastes much nicer.
Worth a try if Panadol isn't readily accepted.
Questions & Answers
When's the dosing stopper coming back? You're going to lose your most marketable feature, and a bunch of customers. This can't seriously be a cost savings measure?!
Why don’t they come with the plastic stopper anymore?
Same here , open the newly brought Dymadon and found out they no longer provided the plastic plug ? It’s so inconvenient and need to insert the syringe to measure it. At least they put a reason not j... Read moreust suddenly change this. I regret to throw the old bottle which has the plastic plug with it .
I also threw my last bottle of before getting a new one sans plug. What was the reason?
My dymadon bottle doesn’t have the plug/stopper that you’re meant to put the syringe into so you can tip the bottle upside down. I’m guessing it’s still ok to use and I just draw the correct dosage upwards into the syringe as I obviously can’t tip the bottle upside down as it would all pour out?
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