Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Generic Name & Formulations
Ibuprofen 200mg, chlorpheniramine maleate 4mg, phenylephrine HCI 10mg; coated tabs.
NSAID + antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
Tabs—10, 20, 50
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Indications
Nasal congestion, headache, rhinorrhea, sinus pressure, fever, minor aches and pains.
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Dosage and Administration
Take with food. 1 tab every 4hrs; max 6 tabs/24hrs.
12yrs: consult physician.
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Contraindications
Aspirin allergy. Immediately before or after cardiac surgery. During or within 14 days of MAOIs.
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Boxed Warnings
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Warnings/Precautions
Increased risk of severe stomach bleeding (esp. ≥60yrs old). History of GI disorders (eg, heartburn, bleeding ulcers). Respiratory disorders (eg, emphysema, bronchitis). Increased risk of heart attack or failure, and stroke. Hypertension. Heart disease. Recent stroke. Liver cirrhosis. Renal disease. Asthma. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Glaucoma. GI or urinary obstruction. Reevaluate if fever persists or worsens >3 days or pain/nasal congestion lasts >7 days. Elderly. Pregnancy (esp. during ≥20 weeks): not recommended. Nursing mothers.
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Pharmacokinetics
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Interactions
Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Caution with diuretics. Avoid aspirin, phenylephrine- or chlorpheniramine-containing products, or other pain relievers, nasal decongestants, antihistamines. Alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness. Increased risk of GI bleed with anticoagulants, corticosteroids, other OTC or Rx NSAIDs, ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day, or prolonged use.
Advil Allergy & Congestion Relief Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, GI upset/bleed, symptoms of heart problems or stroke (eg, trouble breathing, feel faint, slurred speech), redness, swelling, allergic reactions; discontinue if occur.
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