SUDAFED COLD & COUGH OTC

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SUDAFED COLD & COUGH

Cough and cold
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Acetaminophen 250mg, dextromethorphan HBr 10mg, guaifenesin 100mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 30mg; per liquid cap.

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Indications for SUDAFED COLD & COUGH:

Nasal congestion, cough, minor aches and pains, fever.

Adult:

2 caps every 4 hours as needed; max 8 caps/24hrs.

Children:

Individualize.

Contraindications:

Within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant acetaminophen products.

Warnings/Precautions:

Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. Liver disease. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Increased risk of liver damage with ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized.

Pharmacological Class:

Analgesic + antitussive + expectorant + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Nervousness, dizziness, insomnia.

How Supplied:

Caps—10, 20