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Sudogest PE

Generical name: phenylephrine (oral) (oral) FEN-il-EFF-rin [FEN-il-EFF-rin]
The brand names are: Nasop12, Sudafed PE, and Sudafed PE. Children’s Nasal Decongestant Sudafed PE Congestion Nasop, Sudogest PE
Drug class: Decongestants

What is Sudogest PE?

Sudogest PE is a decongestant used to treat a stuffy nose and sinus congestion that is caused by commonly occurring colds as well as the common cold, hay fever, or other allergies. Sudogest PE can also be used to treat conditions not covered in this guideline.

Side effects of Sudogest PE

Seek medical attention immediately in the event that you exhibit symptoms that are warning signs of an allergic reaction, such as asthma, hives, or swelling of your lips, tongue, throat, or face. Sudogest PE could have severe adverse consequences. Stop taking Sudogest PE and consult your doctor immediately. If you suffer from:

  • rRapid, pounding, and unsteady heartbeat;
  • Severe dizziness or nervousness;
  • Sleep problems (insomnia); or
  • Elevated blood pressure, a severe headache, blurred vision, or a pounding sensation in your ears or neck.

Common negative side effects of Sudogest PE might be:

  • Flushing (warmth of redness or tingly sensation);
  • Lack of appetite or
  • Experiencing a sense of anxiety or excitement (especially for children).

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other side effects could be experienced. Contact your doctor to seek medical advice on the effects. You can report any symptoms to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Warnings

Do not take Sudogest PE. If you've used an MAO inhibitor within the last 14 days, for example, isocarboxazid or linezolid, blue injections, phenelzine, rasagiline, or selegiline, or tranylcypromine,

Before you take this drug

Don't use Sudogest PE if you've taken an MAO inhibitor within the past 14 days. A risky drug interaction may occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, Methylene Blue injection, rasagiline, and phenelzine, as well as tranylcypromine and others. You shouldn't take Sudogest PE. If you have an allergy to the Ask your doctor or pharmacist to determine if this medication is safe to use if you are suffering from:

  • The heart condition, high blood pressure;
  • Diabetes;
  • An thyroid disorder;
  • An enlarged prostate and urinary tract issues; or

Consult a physician before taking this medication if you are breastfeeding or pregnant. The liquid version of this medicine could include the chemical phenylalanine. Be sure to check the label of the medication for the presence of phenylketonuria (PKU).

How to take Sudogest PE?

Take it exactly as stated on the label or as recommended by your physician. Cold medication is to be used for short-term use until your symptoms ease. Always follow the directions on the label of the medicine about the administration of cold medicine to children. It is important to chew the tablet thoroughly before you take it in.

Make sure to measure the liquid medicine with care. Make use of the dosing syringe supplied or a dosage measuring device (not the kitchen spoon). Take the tablet that dissolves orally from the packaging only after it is time to consume the medication. Place the tablet in your mouth and let it disintegrate without chewing. Drink several times until the tablet disintegrates. Consult your physician if symptoms don't improve after 7 days or if you experience headaches, fever, an itchy rash, or headaches. If you require surgery, be sure to inform your surgeon that you are currently taking Sudogest PE. Keep at room temperature, away from heat and moisture. Don't freeze.

What happens If I miss a dose?

Because cold medicine is only utilised when it is needed, you may not be on a regular dosing schedule. Don't miss any dose in the event that it's nearing the time to take the next dose. Don't take two doses at once.

What happens if I overdose?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact the Poison Help line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist prior to taking another cold medication that may have similar components.

Interaction with other drugs

A variety of drugs can impact Sudogest PE, and certain medications should not be taken simultaneously. Discuss with your doctor all the medications you are currently taking and any medications you begin or stop taking. This includes over-the-counter and prescription medicine, vitamins, and herbs. The interactions between these products are not included in this list.

 

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