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Triaminic Allergy Runny Nose & Congestion Softchews (Novartis Consumer)

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    Active Ingredients

    (in each tablet):                                      Purpose:

    Chlorpheniramine maleate, USP,
    1 mg                                                       Antihistamine

    Pseudoephedrine HCl, USP,
    15 mg                                                     Nasal decongestant

    Uses:    temporarily relieves ·sneezing ·itchy nose or throat ·runny nose ·itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever ·nasal and sinus congestion


    Do not use · in a child who is 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 the child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

    Ask a doctor before use if the child has

    · heart disease · high blood pressure · thyroid disease · diabetes · glaucoma · a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

    When using this product · do not exceed recommended dosage · may cause drowsiness · sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness · excitability may occur, especially in children

    Stop use and ask a doctor if · nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs · symptoms do not improve within 7 days, or occur with fever.

    These could be signs of a serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.

    Directions:   · Let Softchews® tablet dissolve in mouth or chew Softchews® tablet before swallowing, whichever is preferred

    · take every 4 to 6 hours; not to exceed 4 doses in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor

    children 6 to under 12 years of age
    2 tablets
    children under 6 years of age
    ask a doctor

    Other Information:

    • each Softchews® tablet contains: sodium 5 mg
    • Phenylketonurics: Contains Phenylalanine, 17.6 mg per Softchews® tablet
    • contains no aspirin · store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F).

    Inactive Ingredients:    aspartame, carnauba wax, citric acid, crospovidone, ethylcellulose, FD&C Yellow 6 aluminum lake, flavors, fractionated coconut oil, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, microcrystalline cellulose, mono- and diglycerides, oleic acid, polyethylene glycol, silicon dioxide, sodium bicarbonate, sodium chloride, sorbitol, starch, sucrose, triethyl citrate

    Questions? call 1-800-452-0051 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

    How Supplied:    18 Softchews® tablets

    U.S. Pat. No. 5,178,878

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