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ACTIFED Cold & Allergy Tablets (Pfizer Consumer Healthcare)

Drug Facts:

Active Ingredients:

(in each tablet)                          Purposes:


 HCl 60 mg ..................... Nasal decongestant


 HCl 2.5 mg ............................. Antihistamine


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


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.

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
  • 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

adults and children 12 years of age and over
1 tablet
children 6 to under 12 years of age
½ tablet
children under 6 years of age
ask a doctor

Other Information:

  • store at 59° to 77°F in a dry place
  • protect from light

Inactive Ingredients:   Flavor, hypromellose, lactose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, potato starch, povidone, sucrose, and titanium dioxide

Questions?   call 1-800-223-0182, Monday to Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM EST

How Supplied

Boxes of 12 and 24 tablets.


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Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.