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ED A-HIST by Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Medically reviewed on July 19, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 4mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 10mg
Labeler: Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 68788-9481

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ED A-HIST TABLETS

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients (in each tablet)Purpose

Chlorpheniramine Maleate 4 mg

Antihistamine

Phenylephrine HCl 10 mg

Nasal Decongestant

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold, hay fever (allergic rhinitis) or other upper respiratory allergies:

runny nose
sneezing
itching of the nose or throat
itchy, watery eyes
nasal congestion
reduces swelling of nasal passages

Warnings
Do not exceed recommended dosage.

Do not use this product
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
a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
glaucoma
heart disease
high blood pressure
thyroid disease
diabetes mellitus
difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product
excitability may occur, especially in children
may cause drowsiness
alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect
avoid alcoholic beverages
use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if
nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by a fever
new symptoms occur

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

Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Directions

Do not exceed recommended dosage.

Adults and children 12 years of age and over:

1 tablet every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor

Children 6 to under 12 years of age:

1/2 tablet every 4 hours, not to exceed 3 tablets is 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor

Children under 6 years of age:

Consult a doctor.

Inactive ingredients

FD&C Blue #2, FD&C Yellow #5, FD&C Yellow #6, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Sodium Starch Glycolate. Contains FD&C Yellow No. 5 (tartrazine) as a color additive

Questions or Comments?

Call 1-800-543-9560 Rev.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Bottle of 30 - 68788-9481-3

ED A-HIST TABLETS

Antihistamine • Nasal Decongestant

Each tablet contains:
Chlorpheniramine Maleate 4 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 10 mg

Store at 59°-86°F (15°-30°C) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
Tamper evident by foil seal under cap.
Do not use if foil seal is broken or missing.

Manufactured for:
EDWARDS
Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ripley, MS 38663

Repackaged By: Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

ED A-HIST 
chlorpheniramine maleate and phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68788-9481(NDC:0485-0254)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (CHLORPHENIRAMINE) CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE4 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE10 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 5 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A CORN 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWN (WHEAT) Score2 pieces
ShapeOVALSize13mm
FlavorImprint CodeE;1
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68788-9481-330 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34104/01/2014
Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.791119022REPACK(68788-9481)

 
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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