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Altipres-B

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: BROMPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 4mg in 5mL, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 20mg in 5mL, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 10mg in 5mL
Labeler: Alternative Pharmacal Corporation
NDC Code: 53163-101

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients (in each 5 mL tsp)             Purpose

Brompheniramine maleate 4 mg                                Antihistamine

Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mg                                  Cough Suppressant 

Phenylephrine HCl 10 mg                                      Nasal Decongestant

Purpose

´╗┐Antihistamine

Cough Suppressant

Nasal Decongestant

´╗┐Uses

  • temporarily relieves symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
  • sneezing
  • itchy nose or throat
  • runny nose
  • itchy, water eyes
  • nasal congestion
  • temporarily controls cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with inhaled irritants
  • temporarily restores freer breathing through nose


Warnings

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. Do not use on a child under 2 years of age.


Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • glaucoma
  • diabetes
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
Ask a doctor or a pharmacist before
  • giving this product to children who are taking sedatives or tranquilizers
  • if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers

Do not give this product to children who have a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis, or who have glaucoma, without first consulting the child's doctor.

When using this product

  • do not use more than directed
  • may cause drowsiness
  • avoid alcoholic drink
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness effect
  • 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 sleeplessness
  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

Keep out of reach of children.In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

If pregnant or breast-feeding,ask a health professional before use.

Directions Do not exceed more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period.

adults and children 12 years of age and over
take 1 teaspoonfuls (5 mL) every 4 hours
children 6 to under 12 years of age
take 1/2 teaspoonfuls (2.5mL) every 4 hours
children 2 years to under 6 years of age
ask a doctor
children under 2 years of age
do not use

Inactive Ingredients citric acid, flavor, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, pruified water, sodium citrate, and sucralose

Questions or comments: 1-305-403-3788

Alternative Pharmacal Corp. Miami Fl 33147

www.alternativepharmacal.com

ALTIPRES-B 
brompheniramine maleate, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53163-101
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BROMPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (BROMPHENIRAMINE) BROMPHENIRAMINE MALEATE4 mg  in 5 mL
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE20 mg  in 5 mL
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE10 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SUCRALOSE 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorGRAPE (grape flavor) Imprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53163-101-16473 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34111/01/2012
Labeler - Alternative Pharmacal Corporation (078528214)

 
Alternative Pharmacal Corporation

Medically reviewed on May 15, 2018

Further information

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