TRIAMINIC NIGHT TIME COLD & COUGH OTC
Generic Name and Formulations:
Diphenhydramine HCl 6.25mg, phenylephrine HCl 2.5mg; per 5mL; liq; alcohol-free; grape-flavored; contains sodium 6mg/5mL.
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Indications for TRIAMINIC NIGHT TIME COLD & COUGH:
Rhinorrhea, congestion, cough, allergy symptoms.
<4yrs: do not use. 4–6yrs: individualize. 6–12yrs: 10mL, repeat every 4hrs as needed; max 6 doses/24hrs.
Children <4yrs old. During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant diphenhydramine products (including topicals). For use as a sedative hypnotic.
Hypertension. Cardiovascular disease. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Glaucoma. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Discontinue if symptoms worsen or persist for ≥7 days.
See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants.
Antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, dizziness, nervousness, insomnia, excitability in children.