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Children's Benadryl D Liquid Medication (Pfizer Consumer Healthcare)

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    Active Ingredients

       (in each 5 mL) * :                                  Purpose

    Diphenhydramine HCl 12.5 mg                Antihistamine

    Pseudoephedrine HCl 30 mg                   Nasal decongestant

    *5 mL = one teaspoonful


    • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
      • runny nose · sneezing · itchy, watery eyes · nasal congestion
      • itching of the nose or throat
    • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold:
      • runny nose · sneezing · nasal congestion


    Do not use

    • if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product
    • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • heart disease · glaucoma · thyroid disease · diabetes
    • high blood pressure · trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers

    When using this product

    • do not use more than directed
    • marked drowsiness may occur · avoid alcoholic drinks
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
    • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • excitability may occur, especially in children

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • you get nervous, dizzy, or sleepless
    • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by fever

    If pregnant or breast-feeding , ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children . In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


    · take every 4 to 6 hours · do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours

    children under 6 years of age
    ask a doctor
    children 6 to under 12 years of age
    1 teaspoonful
    adults and children 12 years of age and over
    2 teaspoonfuls

    Other Information:

    · store at 59° to 77°F

    Inactive Ingredients:    citric acid, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerin, mono ammonium glycyrrhizinate, poloxamer 407, polysorbate 20, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, and sorbitol solution

    Questions? call 1-800-524-2624 (English/Spanish), weekdays, 9 AM - 5 PM EST

    How Supplied:    Benadryl D® Liquid Medication is available in a 4 fl oz bottle.

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