Pediatex 12D Side Effects
Generic Name: carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine
Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Pediatex 12D.
It is possible that some side effects of Pediatex 12D may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
For the Consumer
Applies to carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine: controlled-release tablets, sustained-release tablets
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine:
Appetite loss; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth, throat, or nose; headache; heartburn; nausea; nervousness; trouble sleeping; vomiting.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; difficulty breathing; difficulty urinating; double vision; fast or irregular heartbeat; frequent or painful urination; hallucinations; seizures; severe headache and dizziness; severe nervousness; tremor; weakness.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine: oral liquid, oral suspension extended release, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral tablet extended release
Cardiovascular side effects have included arrhythmias and increased heart rate or blood pressure.[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects have included vomiting, diarrhea, dry mouth, nausea, anorexia, and heart burn.[Ref]
General side effects have included weakness and pallor.[Ref]
Genitourinary side effects have included polyuria and dysuria.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included sedation, dizziness, headache, nervousness, convulsion, central nervous system stimulation, tremors, hallucinations, and insomnia.[Ref]
Ocular side effects have included diplopia.[Ref]
Respiratory side effects have included respiratory difficulty.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Pediatex D (carbinoxamine-pseudoephedrine)." Zyber Pharmaceuticals Inc, Gonzales, LA.
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