Andec Side Effects
Generic Name: carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Andec.
For the Consumer
Applies to carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine: controlled-release tablets, sustained-release tablets
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine:
Appetite loss; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth, throat, or nose; headache; heartburn; nausea; nervousness; trouble sleeping; vomiting.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; difficulty breathing; difficulty urinating; double vision; fast or irregular heartbeat; frequent or painful urination; hallucinations; seizures; severe headache and dizziness; severe nervousness; tremor; weakness.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine: oral liquid, oral suspension extended release, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral tablet extended release
Cardiovascular side effects have included arrhythmias and increased heart rate or blood pressure.[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects have included vomiting, diarrhea, dry mouth, nausea, anorexia, and heart burn.[Ref]
General side effects have included weakness and pallor.[Ref]
Genitourinary side effects have included polyuria and dysuria.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included sedation, dizziness, headache, nervousness, convulsion, central nervous system stimulation, tremors, hallucinations, and insomnia.[Ref]
Ocular side effects have included diplopia.[Ref]
Respiratory side effects have included respiratory difficulty.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Pediatex D (carbinoxamine-pseudoephedrine)." Zyber Pharmaceuticals Inc, Gonzales, LA.
Not all side effects for Andec may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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