SUDAFED DECONGESTANT LIQUID 100ML

KSh550.00

Pseudoephedrine is a sympathomimetic drug of the phenethylamine and amphetamine chemical classes. It may be used as a nasal/sinus decongestant, as a stimulant, or as a wakefulness-promoting agent in higher doses.

Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that relieves a stuffy or blocked nose (nasal congestion).

Nasal congestion is caused when blood vessels in the cavities in your nose (sinuses) become swollen.

This can happen when you have:

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INDICATIONS.

For the relief of nasal congestion and congestion of mucous membranes of the upper respiratory tract associated with the common cold.

Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that relieves a stuffy or blocked nose (nasal congestion).

 

DOSAGE.

Adults and Children aged 12 years and over:

10 ml elixir every 4-6 hours up to 4 times a day.

Children 6 – 12 years

5 ml elixir every 4-6 hours up to 4 times a day. Not to be used for more than five days without the advice of a doctor. Parents or carers should seek medical attention if the child’s condition deteriorates during treatment.

This product may be diluted 1:1 (1 in 2) or 1:3 (1 in 4) with syrup BP. These dilutions are stable for 4 weeks if stored at 25°C.

Children under 6 years

This product is contraindicated in children under the age of 6 years.

ADVERSE EFFECTS.

feeling or being sick (nausea or vomiting)

headaches

a dry mouth

feeling restless, nervous or shaky

difficulty sleeping

Tell your doctor straight away or go to A&E if:

you have a fast, uneven or pounding heartbeat (palpitations) that does not stop or comes back

you suddenly get a high temperature

your skin becomes red

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