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PSEUDOEPHEDRINE 60MG TABLETS
Active substance(s): PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE
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Pseudoephedrine 60mg Leaflet
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3. HOW TO TAKE PSEUDOEPHEDRINE
PACKAGE LEAFLET: INFORMATION FOR THE USER
Pseudoephedrine 60mg Tablets
Always take Pseudoephedrine Tablets exactly as
described in this leaflet or as your doctor or
pharmacist has told you.
Taking this medicine
Changes in your heart beat
Urinary retention (inability to completely
empty the bladder)
Rarely, the following adverse effect has
Take this medicine by mouth
Swallow the tablets whole with a glass of water.
Reporting of side effects
Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start
Warnings and precautions
Do not crush or chew your tablets.
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor,
taking this medicine because it contains
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking
or nurse. This includes any possible side
important information for you.
Pseudoephedrine Tablets if you have:
effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report
Always take this medicine exactly as described in
An overactive thyroid gland
Adults and children
Swallow 1 tablet every 4-6
side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at:
this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist have told
aged 12 years and over hours up to 4 times a day
Leave at least 4 hours between doses.
By reporting side effects you can help provide more
Do not take more than 4 tablets in 24 hours
Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
Glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye)
information on the safety of this medicine.
If symptoms persist talk to your doctor
Ask your pharmacist if you need more
Prostate problems (difficulty with passing water
5. HOW TO STORE PSEUDOEPHEDRINE
information or advice.
or needing to pass water often)
Children under 12 years: not recommended
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or
Liver or kidney problems
pharmacist. This includes any possible side
Mild to moderately high blood pressure
Elderly: the same dose as adult dose
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of
Been told by your doctor that you have a rare
effects not listed in this leaflet. See section 4.
If you take more Pseudoephedrine Tablets than
hereditary disease called Lapp lactase
You must talk to a doctor if you do not feel better
Check the expiry date printed on the label or side of
the box. Do not use after the expiry date stated on the
deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption
or if you feel worse.
This medicine is to be taken at regular intervals. If
as this medicine contains lactose.
you take too many tablets by mistake contact your
Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original
What is in this leaflet:
nearest hospital casualty department or tell your
1. What are Pseudoephedrine Tablets and what
Other medicines and Pseudoephedrine Tablets
doctor immediately. Take your tablet pack with you.
In case of any visible signs of deterioration, you
are they used for
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have
should discard the package.
If you forget to take Pseudoephedrine Tablets
2. What you need to know before you take
recently taken or might take any other medicines,
Medicines should not be disposed of via waste water
If you forget to take a dose, take the next dose when
or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to
especially any of the following:
needed provided that the last dose was taken at least
dispose of medicines no longer required. These
3. How to take Pseudoephedrine Tablets
Monoamine-oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) drugs
help to protect the environment.
4. Possible side effects
used to treat depression e.g phenelzine.
5. How to store Pseudoephedrine Tablets
Pseudoephedrine Tablets should not be taken at
6. CONTENTS OF THE PACK AND OTHER
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
6. Contents of the pack and other information
the same time as or within 2 weeks of stopping
taking a MAOI
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side
What Pseudoephedrine Tablets contain:
1. WHAT ARE PSEUDOEPHEDRINE TABLETS
Antihypertensives (drugs used to treat high blood
effects, although not everyone gets them.
Pseudoephedrine Tablets contain pseudoephedrine
AND WHAT ARE THEY USED FOR
pressure), such as guanethidine, methyldopa,
hydrochloride. Each tablet contains 60mg of
If you experience any of the following then STOP
alpha and betablockers, debrisoquine, bretylium
taking the medicine and contact a doctor
This medicine contains pseudoephedrine
hydrochloride, a decongestant. It can be used to
Sympathomimetic drugs (stimulants or appetite
The other ingredients are: cellactose, magnesium
Allergic reactions may occur with symptoms
provide relief from cold, flu and allergy symptoms
suppressants) and drugs used to treat
stearate, colloidal anhydrous silica, lactose,
such as rash, itching, swelling of the face,
hypromellose, macrogol 4000, Ponceau 4R
such as a blocked nose, stuffy nose and blocked
congestion and asthma
wheeziness, shortness of breath, tightness in the
aluminium lake (E124), titanium dioxide (E171),
chest, fever, low blood pressure and feeling dizzy
sinuses to help you breathe more easily without
Tricyclic antidepressants (used to treat mood
sunset yellow aluminium lake (E110), macrogol
particularly when standing up.
disorders) e.g imiprimine.
A few people have had hallucinations, but this is
2. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
What Pseudoephedrine Tablets look like and
A few men, especially men with prostate
TAKE PSEUDOEPHEDRINE TABLETS
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice if you are
contents of the pack
problems may have trouble passing water.
pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant or
Pseudoephedrine Tablets are packed in blisters
in pack sizes of 12 tablets.
Do not take Pseudoephedrine Tablets if you:
breastfeeding before taking this medicine. Your
Are hypersensitive (allergic) to pseudoephedrine
doctor will decide whether you should take this
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Headaches, dizziness and psychosis
or any of the ingredients
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Chest pain and fast heart beat.
Have very high blood pressure
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These are especially common in the elderly.
Have coronary heart disease - a condition where
Pseudoephedrine Tablets contain lactose,
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the arteries in the heart become narrowed and
sunset yellow (E110) and ponceau 4R (E124)
Occasionally, the following adverse effects have
If you have been told by your doctor that you have an
intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor
Are taking, or have taken in the last two weeks,
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before taking this medicinal product.
drugs for depression known as Monoamine
ischaemic colitis (abdominal pain and diarrhoea)
Sunset yellow and ponceau 4R may cause allergic
Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs).
This leaflet was last revised in April 2017.
High blood pressure
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