Drug interactions between Contac Cold and Contact Cold and Sore Throat
|Contac Cold (pseudoephedrine)|
|Contact Cold and Sore Throat (acetaminophen/dextromethorphan/pseudoephedrine)|
Interactions between your drugs
Contact Cold and Sore Throat
A total of 876 drugs (5056 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Contact Cold and Sore Throat.
- Contact Cold and Sore Throat is a member of the drug class upper respiratory combinations.
- Contact Cold and Sore Throat is used to treat Cold Symptoms.
Drug and food interactions
No results found in our database - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
Therapeutic duplication is the use of more than one medicine from the same drug category or therapeutic class to treat the same condition. This can be intentional in cases where drugs with similar actions are used together for demonstrated therapeutic benefit. It can also be unintentional in cases where a patient has been treated by more than one doctor, or had prescriptions filled at more than one pharmacy, and can have potentially adverse consequences.
The recommended maximum number of medicines in the 'decongestants' category to be taken concurrently is usually one. Your list includes two medicines belonging to the 'decongestants' category:
- pseudoephedrine (active ingredient in Contac Cold (pseudoephedrine))
- pseudoephedrine (active ingredient in Contact Cold and Sore Throat (acetaminophen/dextromethorphan/pseudoephedrine))
Note: The benefits of taking this combination of medicines may outweigh any risks associated with therapeutic duplication. This information does not take the place of talking to your doctor. Always check with your healthcare provider to determine if any adjustments to your medications are needed.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.