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CONGESTAC
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

CONGESTAC OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Guaifenesin 400mg; pseudoephedrine HCl 60mg; per caplet.

Company:
Ascher, B.F & Company

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CONGESTAC:

Nasal, sinus and chest congestion.

Adult:

1 caplet every 4–6 hours; max 4 caplets/24 hours.

Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. 6–12yrs: ½ caplet every 4–6 hours; max 2 caplets/24 hours.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs.

Warnings/Precautions:

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

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers increase pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antagonizes antihypertensives.

Pharmacological Class:

Expectorant + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Nervousness, dizziness, insomnia.

How Supplied:

Caplets—12, 24

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