Children’s Panadol Suspension remains on shelves

Children’s Panadol Suspension 1 - 5 years paracetamol drops are likely to stay on pharmacy shelves following a Federal Court decision that its new syringe dispensing system does not breach the patent of a competing product.

Last year, after two years of legal wrangling, the Federal court found that two variations of the Children’s Panadol’s dispensing system infringed the patent held by Reckitt Benkiser (RB) for a device used in its Nurofen for Children range.

But a three-judge appeal panel found that while the original