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Does sudafed contain aspirin

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 44 years experience
No, but...: Sudafed is a brand name for pseudoephedrine, a blood vessel constricter that decreases nasal congestion, but can raise heart rate, blood pressure, cau... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Selter
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma 38 years experience
Sudafed and aspirin: Technically Aspirin and sudafed/pseudoephedrine are not related. The problem is that there are many medications that carry the sudafed branded name-... Read More
Dr. Brent Senior
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Probably: Plain over the counter sudafed should be safe in the presence of allergy to aspirin. However, be careful, many cold and allergy decongestant pills in... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
52 years experience
No: Plain Pseudoephedrine does not contain aspirin...
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 61 years experience
No: Sudafed or pseudo-ephedrine is an Alpha agonist and acts only as a vaso-constrictor to shrink blood vessels and increase the opening of the nasal cavi... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandon Maples
A Verified Doctoranswered
19 years experience
No: Motrin does not contain aspirin, but it is related to Aspirin (both are known as nsaids). You should not take full doses of Aspirin if you are taking... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
No: It is better for you to avoid aspirin, however, the dose and the circumstances under which you took the medication is not a cause for concern. Wish yo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Curtis
- Select Specialities - 29 years experience
No: Aspirin alone does not contain caffeine. But medicines like bc powders, and goody powders have Aspirin and caffeine.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: It contains no aspirin. It is capsaisin based.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 30 years experience
Has Salicylic Acid: It is the main metabolite of aspirin.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
No: But it is a powerful nsaid.