Sudafed 24 Hour is specially formulated to provide relief for 24 hours with a one tablet, once daily dosage. Each Sudafed 24 Hour tablet releases an outer coating of medication immediately and then continues to work by releasing medication at a precisely controlled rate for 24 hours of relief. Sudafed 24 Hour contains a nasal decongestant that provides relief without drowsiness.
Active Ingredient: Each Sudafed 24 Hour tablet contains a total of 240 mg pseudoephedrine hydrochloride, 60 mg immediate release and 180 mg controlled release.
Inactive Ingredients: Cellulose, cellulose acetate, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, sodium chloride, and titanium dioxide.
Provides temporary relief of nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies, and nasal congestion associated with sinusitis; reduces swelling of nasal passages; shrinks swollen membranes; relieves sinus pressure, and temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose.
Directions: Adults and children 12 years of age and over: Take just one tablet with fluid every 24 hours. DO NOT EXCEED ONE TABLET IN 24 HOURS. SWALLOW EACH TABLET WHOLE; DO NOT DIVIDE, CRUSH, CHEW OR DISSOLVE THE TABLET. The tablet does not completely dissolve and may be seen in the stool (this is normal). Not for use in children under 12 years of age.
: DO NOT EXCEED RECOMMENDED DOSAGE. If nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur, discontinue use and consult a physician. Do not take this product for more than 7 days. If symptoms do not improve or are accompanied by fever, consult a physician. Do not take this product if you have heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid disease, diabetes, or difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland, unless directed by a physician.
Rarely, tablets of this kind may cause bowel obstruction (blockage), usually in people with severe narrowing of the bowel (esophagus, stomach or intestine). If you have had obstruction or narrowing of the bowel, do not take this product without consulting your physician. Contact your physician if you experience persistent abdominal pain or vomiting. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
Drug Interaction Precaution: Do not use this product if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson' disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains an MAOI, consult a health professional before taking this product.
How Supplied: Box of 5 tablets. Store in a dry place between 4° and 30°C (39° and 86°F). BLISTER PACKAGED FOR YOUR PROTECTION. DO NOT USE IF INDIVIDUAL SEALS ARE BROKEN.