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HYCOFENIX
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

HYCOFENIX CII

Generic Name and Formulations:
Hydrocodone bitartrate 2.5mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 30mg, guaifenesin 200mg; per 5mL; oral soln; black raspberry flavor.

Company:
Mission Pharmacal Company

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for HYCOFENIX:

Cough, nasal congestion, and to loosen mucus associated with the common cold.

Adult:

Use accurate measuring device. ≥18yrs: 10mL every 4–6hrs. Max 4 doses (40mL) in 24hrs.

Children:

<18yrs: not established.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Narrow angle glaucoma. Urinary retention. Severe hypertension. Severe coronary artery disease.

Warnings/Precautions:

Risks from concomitant use with benzodiazepines or other CNS depressants (see Interactions). Discontinue if respiratory depression occurs. Drug dependence. Abuse potential (monitor). Avoid in head injury, other intracranial lesions or pre-existing increase in intracranial pressure. Acute abdomen. Cardiovascular disorders. Persistent or chronic cough (eg, smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema) or if excessive phlegm: not recommended. Diabetes. Thyroid disorders. Addison's disease. Prostatic hypertrophy. Urethral stricture. Asthma. Severe hepatic or renal impairment. Elderly. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Increased risk of respiratory depression, sedation with benzodiazepines or other CNS depressants (eg, opioids, antihistamines, antipsychotics, anxiolytics, alcohol); avoid. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. May affect or be affected by TCAs. Paralytic ileus may occur with anticholinergics.

Pharmacological Class:

Antitussive + sympathomimetic + expectorant.

Adverse Reactions:

Dizziness, headache, sedation, nausea, decreased blood pressure; respiratory depression, cardiovascular effects.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Soln—118mL, 473mL

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