Cough and cold:

Recent Updates:

Monograph added.

Indications for TYZINE:

Nasal congestion.

Adults and Children:

<6yrs: see Contraindications. ≥6yrs: 2–4 drops in each nostril as needed; max: every 3hrs.

Contraindications:

Children <6yrs. Concomitant MAO inhibitors.

Warnings/Precautions:

Do not exceed recommended doses. Cardiovascular disease. Hyperthyroidism. Diabetes. Discontinue if adverse reactions occur. Children. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Sympathomimetic.

Interactions:

Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs.

Adverse Reactions:

Local effects (eg, burning, stinging, sneezing, dryness of the mucosa), headaches, drowsiness, weakness, tremors, lightheadedness, insomnia, palpitations, rebound congestion.

How Supplied:

Soln—15mL (w. dropper)