Sudafed Sinus Pressure And Pain Tablets

£4.29£16.49

  • Relieves Sinus Pressure And Pain
  • Narrows Blood Vessels In The Nose To Improve Breathing
  • Active Ingredients: Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride And Ibuprofen
  • Buy With Confidence From UK Registered Pharmacy
  • Includes Free Prescription

Sinus symptoms such as: congestion, stuffy nose, sinus pressure and nasal dryness (with no burning) can be a sign of cold or flu, an allergy (such as hay fever), or a nasal condition (such as sinusitis), and can leave you feeling under the weather. Sudafed Sinus Pressure and Pain Tablets contain the active ingredients: ibuprofen and pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. Ibuprofen is an anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs) which changes how the body responds to fever, swelling and pain. Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a decongestant that relieves nasal and sinus congestion by contracting and narrowing the blood vessels in the linings of the nasal passages and sinuses. Sudafed Sinus Pressure and Pain Tablets effectively relieve pain and unblock your sinuses, to help you breathe more easily.

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Product Description

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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Side Effects

Most people take this medicine without any problems,
but it can have side effects, like all medicines.
To reduce the chance of side effects, especially if you are
elderly, use the lowest effective dose for the shortest
possible time.
If you get any of the following at any time during
your treatment STOP TAKING, and get medical help
straight away:
Allergic reactions:
The following reactions may mean you are having an
allergic reaction to this medicine:
■ asthma, worsening of asthma, unexplained wheezing
or shortness of breath
■ swelling of the face, lips, tongue and throat (causing
difficulty in swallowing or breathing)
■ rapid heart rate, low blood pressure, collapse
■ also, there may be skin reaction (including hives,
rash and itching) – very rarely these can be severe
with blistering and peeling skin
Skin problems:
■ A severe skin reaction known as DRESS syndrome can
occur. Symptoms of DRESS include: skin rash, fever,
swelling of lymph nodes and an increase of eosinophils
(a type of white blood cells).
Stomach and bowel problems including:
■ indigestion or heartburn
■ pains in your stomach (abdomen) or other abnormal
stomach problems
■ pass blood in your stools or motions
■ pass black tarry stools or motions
■ vomit any blood or dark particles that look like
coffee grounds
■ worsening of bowel problems (ulcerative colitis or
Crohn’s disease)
Blood disorders which can cause:
■ unexplained or unusual bruising or bleeding
■ sore throat or mouth ulcers
■ fever (high temperature)
■ extreme paleness or weakness and exhaustion
Heart and circulation effects:
Ibuprofen may be associated with a small increased risk
of heart attack (myocardial infarction), high blood
pressure, heart failure, swelling due to fluid build-up
(oedema) or stroke.
Other side effects that may occur include:
Other stomach and intestine effects including:
■ diarrhoea, flatulence, constipation and vomiting.
Other heart and circulation effects including:
■ fast heart rate, changes in heart rhythm, palpitations,
high blood pressure.
Liver problems that might be indicated by yellowing of
the skin and eyes (jaundice) and/or pale coloured stools
and dark urine.
Kidney problems that might be indicated by passing less
or more urine than normal, cloudy urine, blood in the
urine, pain in the back and/or swelling (particularly of the
legs) – very rarely kidney failure.
Nervous system problems including headache,
dizziness, tinnitus and aseptic meningitis (which can have
symptoms such as severe headache, stiff neck,
disorientation, fever and eye sensitivity to light in those
with existing auto-immune disorders such as lupus)

Further Information

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