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Otc - Active Ingredient
Active ingredient (in each 5 mL teaspoonful)Diphenhydramine HCl 12.5 mg
Otc - Purpose
Indications & Usage
- UsesTemporarily relieves these symptoms of hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:runny noseitchy nose or throatsneezingitchy, watery eyesTemporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold:runny nosesneezing
- WarningsDo not usewith any other product conatining diphenhydramine, including one used on the skinto make a child sleepyAsk a doctor before use if you havea breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis or emphysematrouble urinating due to enlarged prostate glandglaucomaAsk a doctor or pharmacist before use if you aretaking sedatives or tranquilizers.When using this productexcitability may occur, especially in childrenmarked drowsiness may occurbe careful when driving motor vehicle or operating machineryavoid alcoholic drinksalcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Dosage & Administration
- Directionsdo not exceed recommended dosetake every 4 to 6 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctordo not take more than 6 doses in 24 hoursadults and children 12 years and over: 10 to 20 mL (2 to 4 teaspoonful)children under 12 years: consult a doctor
Inactive ingredients: Artificial and natural cherry flavor, citric acid, FD&C #40, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, sucralose and sucrose.
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