Top
30
Doctor insights on: Taking Sudafed With Amlodipine

Share
1

1
Would taking 720mg of sudafed be harmful?

Would taking 720mg of sudafed be harmful?

Possibly: That is 3 times the recommended daily maximum. Pseudoephedrine can cause elevated BP and arrhythmias so taking that much is certainly not advisable. ...Read more

Dr. Louis Vernacchio
404 Doctors shared insights

Pseudoephedrine (Definition)

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


3

3
How long should I wait between taking a Sudafed decongestant and taking tramadol100 mg?

How long should I wait between taking a Sudafed decongestant and taking tramadol100 mg?

You can: Take the two basically at the same time, as there is no clearly concerning interaction. Realize the Sudafed may make you "hyper" while the tramadol may make you drowsy. How the two effects may valance out isn't clear and could be variable for different persons. ...Read more

6

6
What could be the dangers in taking sudafed cold/cough to lighten your mood?

Blood pressure: Sudafed can elevate blood pressure and heart rate in some people. Thus, it should only be used occasionally to relieve congestion. ...Read more

9

9
Can taking sudafed and Claritin (loratadine) cause dehydration after two weeks of taking?

Can taking sudafed and Claritin (loratadine) cause dehydration after two weeks of taking?

No: Perhaps your eyes, nose and throat can feel dry but it should cause actual dehydration which can be evidenced by dark and minimal urine output. ...Read more

10

10
What is the recommended doseage schedule when taking both Sudafed with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) together?

What is the recommended doseage schedule when taking both Sudafed with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) together?

Every 6 hours: It is OK to use both together. Do not use either one more than 4 times in a 24 hour period (every 6 hours). Of course, follow the directions on the box that indicates the number of pills (dosage) to take at one time. Sudafed is a decongestant and benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an antihistamine so they have two different effects. ...Read more

11

11
What is the overdose for sudafed?

What is the overdose for sudafed?

See details: An overdose is defined as taking more than the recommended daily dose od a medication. Read the label and that should tell you. ...Read more

12

12
What happens if you take sudafed everyday?

What happens if you take sudafed everyday?

Not: Good, and not indicated in package insert. It could cause havoc with your blood pressure among other things.! ...Read more

13

13
What is the dose for a 128lb person for sudafed?

Range: Assuming you mean "real" sudafed (=pseudoephedrine), 30 or 60mg up to 4 times daily. If you mean the "pe" junk, don't bother to take it--will have about the same effect as taking it. ...Read more

14

14
How long does sudafed stay in your system after you quit taking it?

Half-life 5-8 hrs: That's an approximate range since doses and bodies can vary. So, the drug should be out of your system within a day. Hope this info is helpful. ...Read more

15

15
Side effects of sudafed?

Many: Possible side effects include fast or irregular heart beats, tremor, restlessness, insomnia, nausea, vomiting, feeling nervous, high blood pressure, and more. ...Read more

16

16
Can sudafed cause diarrhea?

Can sudafed cause diarrhea?

Sudafed: Sudafed Congestion has been reported to cause nausea & vomiting. Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough can cause diarrhea. There are many Sudafed formulations. You would need to check the forumlation that you are using. ...Read more

17

17
Can you take piriton with sudafed?

Drugs. Com: drug interaction checker showed no significant interactions between chlorpheniramine &
Sudafed Congestion (pseudoephedrine). Piriton contains chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

18

18
Is it ok to take sudafed and benzonatate?

Per Drugs. Com: drug interaction checker - no significant drug interactions were noted between benzonatate &
Sudafed Congestion (pseudoephedrine). ...Read more

20

20
Allergic to sudafed what can I use for sinus?

Viral lesions: You probably have a virus. Comfort care with some chloroseptic and washes with warm salt water 1 tsp/ 16 oz of water. May add 2 to 3 tsp if you wish. You can take Tylenol or Motrin if there is fever chills or pain. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

21

21
Can you take trazodone 50 mg with sudafed pe?

Can you take trazodone 50 mg with sudafed pe?

Maybe: Remember that sudafed pe is a decongestant and potentially can make you edgy and irritable and give you tremors and palpitations. Not sure what you take trazodone for, but watch out for these side effects before you take sudafed. ...Read more

25

25
Can you take Claritin (loratadine) with sudafed?

Can you take Claritin (loratadine) with sudafed?

Yes: Claritin (loratadine) is available as an otc medicine with pseudophed in it -- claritin-d. ...Read more

26

26
Can I take actifed and sudafed at the same time?

Can I take actifed and sudafed at the same time?

Yes: Antihistamine + decongestant, yes can take both together. Monitor your blood pressure when taking if hypertensive, as both can increase readings. ...Read more

27

27
Safe to take celexa (citalopram) and sudafed pe?

Safe to take celexa (citalopram) and sudafed pe?

Yes: The combo is safe in terms of drug interactions, but the sudafed could cause anxiety if that is a problem for you. It can also induce insomnia. ...Read more

28

28
What happens when you mix sudafed and budesonide?

Budesonide& sudafed: Nothing untoward will happen if you take them together in the prescribed doses as recommended
budesonide is an inhaled steroid used to control bronchial asthma and sudafed is available over the counter (sudaephedrine)and it a decongestant often used alone or in combination with antihistamines. ...Read more

29

29
Is sudafed used by men with an enlarged prostate?

Is sudafed used by men with an enlarged prostate?

Is risky: Sudafed has the exact opposite action of Alpha blockers which are effective in men with BPH and lower urinary symptoms. Sudafed use can increase the resting tone of the bladder neck and increase risk of urinary retention in men who may already be at some risk due to prostate enlargement. This scenario is not uncommon in the clinic. ...Read more

Dr. Julie Abbott
326 Doctors shared insights

Norvasc (Definition)

Norvasc is a diabetes-related agent which is a kind of ...Read more