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Drug Name:

KARBINAL ER Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Carbinoxamine maleate extended-release 4mg/5mL; oral susp; strawberry-banana flavor; contain sulfites.

Company:
FSC Pediatrics

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for KARBINAL ER:

Allergic (seasonal and perennial) and vasomotor rhinitis, conjunctivitis, urticaria, angioedema, reactions to blood or plasma. Adjunct in anaphylaxis. Dermatographism.

Adult:

Use accurate measuring device. Individualize. 7.5–20mL (6–16mg) every 12hrs.

Children:

<2yrs: contraindicated. Use accurate measuring device. Individualize. 2–3yrs: 3.75–5mL (3–4mg) every 12hrs; 4–5yrs: 3.75–10mL (3–8mg) every 12hrs; 6–11yrs: 7.5–15mL (6–12mg) every 12hrs.

Contraindications:

Children <2yrs old. Concomitant MAOIs. Nursing mothers.

Warnings/Precautions:

Increased intraocular pressure. Narrow angle glaucoma. Hyperthyroidism. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. Stenosing peptic ulcer. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Sulfite allergy. Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.C).

Interactions:

See Contraindications. MAOIs potentiate anticholinergic effects. Additive CNS depression with alcohol, other CNS depressants (eg, hypnotics, sedatives, tranquilizers); avoid.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Adverse Reactions:

Sedation, sleepiness, dizziness, disturbed coordination, epigastric distress, thickening of bronchial secretions; hypersensitivity reactions.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Susp—480mL

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