Generic Name and Formulations:
Guaifenesin 100mg, phenylephrine HCl 10mg; per 5mL; liq; strawberry flavor; alcohol- and sugar-free.
Nasal, sinus and chest congestion. Cough.
<2yrs: not recommended. 2 to <6yrs: 1.25mL. 6 to <12yrs: 2.5mL. ≥12yrs: 5mL. Repeat every 4hrs as needed; max 6 doses/24hrs.
During or within 14 days of MAOIs.
Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Asthma. GI or GU obstruction. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized.
Expectorant + sympathomimetic.
Nervousness, dizziness, insomnia.
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