What are Sudafed sinus tablets used for used for?
Use Sudafed sinus tablets to relieve pain and a blocked nose.This medicine contains ibuprofen and phenylephrine hydrochloride. Firstly, Ibuprofen belongs to a group of medicines called Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) which work by changing how the body responds to pain, swelling and high temperature.
Secondly, Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant which shrinks the blood vessels in the nose and sinuses which opens the airways helping you to breathe more easily.
This medicine is used to relieve the symptoms of cold and ‘flu with associated congestion, including aches and pains, he
How do you use Sudafed sinus tablets ?
Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years
Take 2 tablets every 8 hours, as required. Next,swallow tablets with a glass of water preferably with or after food.
Finally, leave at least 4 hours between doses and do not exceed six tablets in any 24 hour period.
■ This medicine is for short-term use only.
■ Take the lowest dose for the shortest time necessary.
In Adults: Do not take Sudafed Sinus Pain Relief 200mg/
6.1mg Tablets for longer than 10 days unless your doctor
tells you to. Talk to a doctor or pharmacist if you do not
get better or get worse, or if new symptoms occur.
In Children between 12 and 18 years: If in children
between 12 and 18 years this medicinal product is
required for more than 3 days, or if symptoms worsen a
doctor should be consulted.
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