Generic Name and Formulations:
Diphenhydramine HCl 12.5mg, phenylephrine HCl 5mg; per 5mL; alcohol- and sugar-free; grape flavor; contains sodium 13mg/5mL.
McNeil Consumer Healthcare
Rhinorrhea and congestion.
10mL every 4hrs.
<6yrs: individualize. 6–11yrs: 5mL. Repeat every 4hrs as needed.
During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant diphenhydramine products (including topicals).
Hypertension. Cardiovascular disease. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Diabetes. Thyroid disease. Sodium-restricted diet.
Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Alcohol, other CNS depressants potentiated. Guanethidine, other antihypertensives antagonized.
Antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, dizziness, nervousness, insomnia, excitability in children.
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