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Can I take guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex?

Can I take guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex?

OK Guaifenesin: It is fine to combine guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex, but you will be getting lots of Guaifenesin -- this should be no problem. ...Read more

Dr. Maxime Cannesson
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Phenylephrine (Definition)

Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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Does 10mg of phenylephrine rhelp decongestion?

Does 10mg of phenylephrine rhelp decongestion?

Yes: Yes it helps decongestion, but is a sympathomimetic with adverse effects such as elevated blood pressure, palpitations and arrhythmias. Do not use if you have hypertension or cardiovascular issues. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to take phenylephrine and pseudophedrine?

Is it possible for me to take phenylephrine and pseudophedrine?

Drug interactions.: This was checked using phenylephrine & Pseudoephedrine Plus (chlorpheniramine / pseudoephedrine). Didn't find any significant interactions. (http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1853-0,638-15613) ...Read more

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Are there things I should avoid while taking neosynephrine (phenylephrine)?

Are there things I should avoid while taking neosynephrine (phenylephrine)?

Neosynephrine (phenylephrine): 1. Using it for longer than 3-5 days; 2. Taking any other oral or nasal decongestants with it. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to take phenylephrine and pseudophedrine at the same time?

Phenyl and pseudo: Yes it is possible but not advisable. Lets chat so I can give you more details. ...Read more

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My son is 2 years, 9 months and 35 pounds. Can I give childrens cold medicine containing guafenesin 100mg, dextrmethorphan HBr 5mg, phenylephrine 2.5 ?

My son is 2 years, 9 months and 35 pounds. Can I give childrens cold medicine containing guafenesin 100mg, dextrmethorphan HBr 5mg, phenylephrine 2.5 ?

Mgt: At this age I would not advise any over the counter medication. Instead, you son may benefit from nasal saline rinses. This will help to keep the nasal passages clear. ...Read more

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Could phenylephrine and alavert be taken together?

Drug interactions: NO drug interactions were noted (http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1853-0,1486-897)

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Is phenylephrine the equivalent to phenylpropanolamine?

Is phenylephrine the equivalent to phenylpropanolamine?

Similar but not same: Both are decongestants. Ppa, however, was removed from market due to effects on blood pressure & association with hemorrhagic strokes. Phenylephrine is deemed less hazardous, but caution should still be exercised when administered to a person with hypertension. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to take lortadine with phenylephrine?

Is it possible for me to take lortadine with phenylephrine?

Yes: Loratadine is an antihistamine (decrease itching, runny nose)and phenylephrine is a decongestant (decrease stuffiness, congestion). Decongestants like phenylephrine may be used for a short duration to relieve congestive symptoms. Need to monitor your blood pressure as it can cause very elevated blood pressures while on this medicine. ...Read more

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Does phenylephrine stunt growth? Please, need some answers?

Does phenylephrine stunt growth? Please, need some answers?

No: At age 39, you certainly have no growth centers in your bones that will continue to expand. Phenylephrine or neo-synephrine is a vasoconstricter and would have no effect on the growth process at any age. The drug is usually used to improve breathing through the nose. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to take loratadine and phenylephrine at the same time?

Yes: The two medications do not conflict with each other and may be used at the same time. ...Read more

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Phenylephrine seems to have no effect on me. Is it safe to try to take 20 mg of it at at time? Would it do any good?

Phenylephrine seems to have no effect on me. Is it safe to try to take 20 mg of it at at time? Would it do any good?

Phenylephedrine deco: Phenylephrine 10 mg oral tablet: 10 mg orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 4 doses daily. It is a decongestant that can cause blood pressure elevation. Can take up to a TOTAL of 40 mg in a 24 hour period. 20 mg at one time is safe as long as stay within the total dosage and there are no high blood pressure issues. ...Read more

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Phenylephrine and ceterizine HCl together okay?

Phenylephrine and ceterizine HCl together okay?

Yes, Phenylephrine: In a nasal decongestant spray can be used for a limited time (see insert) to open nasal passages. Ceterizine is an antihistamine for treating alleric symptoms. ...Read more

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Phenylephrine vs pseudoephrine for sinusitis? Which is better?

Phenylephrine vs pseudoephrine for sinusitis? Which is better?

Pseudo: Pseudoephedrine has been consistently proven in clinical studies to be superior when compared with phenylephrine. ...Read more

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What is the cure for phenylephrine sikn allergy?

What is the cure for phenylephrine sikn allergy?

Avoidance : Best solution is to avoid contact with allergen. Other solution like desensitization depends upon severity and you contact frequency and need. ...Read more