Brompheniramine and Pseudoephedrine


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Desc:

The combination of brompheniramine and pseudoephedrine is used to treat sneezing, cough, runny or stuffy nose, itchy or watery eyes, hives, skin rash, itching, and other symptoms of allergies and the common cold.

Brompheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (stuffy nose). ...

Side Effect:

Common side effects caused by brompheniramine may include:anticholinergic effects (blurred vision, dry mouth/nose, throat); drowsiness, dizziness, decreased coordination, headache; constipation, stomach upset.

Common side effects caused by pseudoephedrinemay include:CNS (tremor, restlessness, etc); insomnia; nausea; vomiting. ...

Precaution:

Tell your doctor if you have any allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances. Inform your doctor if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement.

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following:a fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; heart blood vessel problems; or other heart problems; a history of asthma; lung problems (eg, emphysema); adrenal gland problems (eg, adrenal gland tumor); high blood pressure; diabetes; stroke; glaucoma; a blockage of your stomach, bladder, or intestines; ulcers; trouble urinating; an enlarged prostate; seizures; or an overactive thyroid.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice.

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