CHILDREN'S DIMETAPP COLD & ALLERGY OTC
Generic Name and Formulations:
Brompheniramine maleate 1mg, phenylephrine HCl 2.5mg; per 5mL; syrup; alcohol-free; grape-flavor; contains sodium 3mg/5mL.
Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
Indications for CHILDREN'S DIMETAPP COLD & ALLERGY:
Rhinorrhea, allergy symptoms, nasal congestion.
Adult Dose for CHILDREN'S DIMETAPP COLD & ALLERGY:
20mL every 4 hours; max 6 doses/24 hours.
Children's Dose for CHILDREN'S DIMETAPP COLD & ALLERGY:
<6yrs: do not use. 6–11yrs: 10mL every 4 hours; max 6 doses/24 hours.
Antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
Children <6yrs old. During or within 14 days of MAOIs. For use as a sedative hypnotic.
Hypertension. Cardiovascular disease. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants. Avoid alcohol.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, dizziness, nervousness, insomnia, excitability in children.
Syrup—4oz, 8oz (w. dosing cup)