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OTC - Ameflu - Cough and cold preparations - Ameflu Night Time Syrup

COMPOSITION:

Pseudoephedrine HCl 15 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 7,5 mg

Chlorpheniramine maleate 1 mg

For 5 ml of syrup.


INDICATIONS:

For temporary relieves cold and allergy symptoms, including coughs due to minor throat and bronchial irritation; runny nose; stuffy noise; sneezing; itching of the nose or throat; and itchy, watery eyes.


ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE:

Children under 2 years old: consult a doctor.

Children from 2 to 6 years old: 1 teaspoon every 6 hours.

Children from 6 to 12 years old: 2 teaspoons every 6 hours.

Children above 12 years old and adults: 4 teaspoons every 6 hours.

Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor.


CONTRAINDICATIONS:

Patients known to be hypersensitive to any ingredients of the products. Patients who are receiving MAOIs (see Interaction section). Retention of urine due to renal functional disorders and prostate gland.


WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS:

If nervousness or dizziness occurs, discontinue use and consult a doctor.

If symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by fever, consult a doctor.

A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition. If cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache, consult a doctor.

Do not take this product, unless directed by a doctor:

  1. If cough is accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)
  2. For persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema.
  3. If you have heart disease, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism disease or diabetes, glaucoma, a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, or difficulty in  urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland, or if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.
  4. Avoid alcoholic beverages while talking this product.

SIDE EFFECTS:

There are rarely some cases of hypersensitivity such as: skin rash, erythema or urticaria. Other side effects may be nervousness, dizziness. May cause excitability especially in children. May cause drowsiness, alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect.


INTERACTIONS:

Do not use this product if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson’s disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains a MAOI, consult a health professional before giving this product.

Do not take this product if you are on a sodium-restricted diet unless directed by a doctor.


PRESENTATION:

Bottle of 30ml and bottle of 60ml.