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Sudafed Decongestant Liquid (Pseudoephedrine) for Nasal Congestion
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid get to work quickly, unblocking a stuffy nose and relieving the pressure in your sinuses caused by colds and flu as well as some allergies.
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Sudafed Decongestant Information
What is Sudafed Decongestant Liquid?
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid is a non-drowsy solution offering swift, efficient alleviation from congested sinuses, a stuffy nose, and catarrh.
Each 5ml dose contains the active ingredient pseudoephedrine hydrochloride, which operates by reducing the swelling of blood vessels in the nose and sinuses, facilitating the movement of mucus and air more freely. This results in the user feeling significantly more comfortable and breathing much more easily.
Every bottle contains 100ml of decongestant liquid, suitable for both children and adults over the age of 12 years, making it an ideal option for families seeking relief from the discomfort of congestion.
What is Sudafed Decongestant Liquid used for?
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid provide relief from a blocked nose and sinuses which have become inflamed as a result of the common cold or flu or as a symptom of some allergies such as hay fever.
How does Sudafed work as a decongestant?
The active ingredient pseudoephedrine hydrochloride works to ease nasal and sinus congestion by causing the blood vessels in these areas to contract. This process reduces inflammation allowing mucus and air to flow making it easier for you to breathe through your nose.
Children & Sudafed Decongestant Liquid
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid are only suitable for children and adults over the age of 6 years.
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid with other medicines
Taking painkillers such as paracetamol, ibuprofen, or aspirin at the same time as Sudafed Decongestant Liquid can help to provide additional comfort from painful sinuses or aches and pains caused by colds and flu.
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid dosage
For oral use:
Adults and children aged 12 years and over: Two 5ml spoonfuls.
Children 6 - 12 years: One 5ml spoonful.
Do not use in children under 6 years of age.
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid ingredients
Each 5ml of liquid contains the active ingredient: 30 mg of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride
Each 5ml of liquid contains the other ingredients: Sucrose, E218, Colouring (E124), Raspberry flavour (Propylene Glycol (E1520), Benzyl Alcohol, Sodium).
Please read the Patient Information Leaflet thoroughly before use.
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid side effects
Sudafed, like other medicines, can cause some people to experience unwanted side effects. If you are worried about any side effects or they do not improve once you have stopped taking this product.
The most commonly reported side effects include:
- Difficulty sleeping
- Dry Mouth
- Feeling sick
If you experience any of the following side effects you need to seek immediate medical help:
- Fever or reddening of the skin
- Severe headache
- Visual disturbances
- Swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing
Please read the Patient Information Leaflet thoroughly for more information before taking this medication.
Sudafed Decongestant Liquid warnings
Before taking Sudafed Decongestant Liquid please take the time to familiarise yourself with the content of the Patient Information Leaflet.
- Do not use this medicine if you have high blood pressure, heart or kidney disease, diabetes, hyperthyroidism and glaucoma.
- Speak to a doctor or pharmacist before taking this liquid if you are currently taking or have recently stopped taking any other prescribed or non-prescribed medication.
- This product contains lactose, which some people may be intolerant to. If you have been told you should not consume lactose, speak to a doctor before taking Sudafed Decongestant Liquid.
- Do not use Sudafed liquid for more than 7 days consecutively.
Can you take Sudafed Decongestant Liquid while pregnant?
As with most medication, it is advisable to speak to a doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking Sudafed Decongestant Liquid if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.