Drug interactions between Sudafed 12-Hour and Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets
|Sudafed 12-Hour (pseudoephedrine)|
|Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets (acetaminophen/dextromethorphan/phenylephrine)|
Interactions between your drugs
- Sudafed 12-Hour is in the drug class decongestants.
- Sudafed 12-Hour is used to treat Nasal Congestion.
Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets
A total of 911 drugs (5125 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets.
- Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets is a member of the drug class upper respiratory combinations.
- Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
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 Sudafed 12-Hour (pseudoephedrine))
- phenylephrine (active ingredient in Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets (acetaminophen/dextromethorphan/phenylephrine))
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.