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Active Ingredient(s): Pseudoephedrine
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold

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Sudafed Overview

Pseudoephedrine (/sjudo.fdrn/ or /sjudofdrin/; PSE) is a sympathomimetic drug of the phenethylamine and amphetamine chemical classes. It may be used as a nasal/sinus decongestant, as a stimulant even though pseudoephedrine has been found to be without ergogenic effects during prolonged exercise,[2] or as a wakefulness-promoting agent.[3] The salts pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and pseudoephedrine sulfate are found in many over-the-counter preparations, either as a single ingredient or (more c...

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'abnormal' Sudafed Purchasing restrictions
Our local Walgreens informed us that Sudafed or their brand Wal-phed could only be purchased if you had an active prescription acct (not for sudafed- just any active prescription) that had been filled within the previous 30 days. They don't accept our insurance, so we have prescriptions filled over at our local Walmart pharmacy. They wouldn't let us buy Sudafed at all because of this! The pharmacy manager told us this was a regional policy due to dirtbag methheads. Is this legal? ## Hello, David! How are you? Yep, they can do that, as long as they apply it across the board to everyone and aren't just singling you out. I think Wal-Mart carries it, so you should be able to purchase it there. Side effects to this medication may include nausea, dizziness and insomnia. Is there a...
Updated 1 day ago.
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actifed banned
Hi all, I wanted to find out why Actifed (as a brand) got banned by the United and states and JNJ stopped producing it and came up with Sudafed. Is there a reason why? Is there a link to the legal suit that was filed against a JnJ. Any information about why JNJ stopped producing it would help. Thanks
Updated 1 month ago.
Gx ex3
hi! what are these pills? brown, circle, barrel, logo GX / EX3??? please, help ## Hi i found the exact same pill, did you manage to find out what it is? ## hi. yes, i actually did - i found out it is "sudafed" (for sure) ...and sorry for that late reply. i hope it was helpful. bye ## Thanks, yes that definitely helps! ## It's an HIV treatment drug, however it is also used as a PEP drug, which is a preventive drug to be administered within 72 hours of being exposed (or possibly exposed ) to HIV or AIDS during intercourse, so the person the pill possibly belongs to does not necessarily have AIDS/HIV.
Updated 3 months ago.
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can I use sudafed and bisoprolol htz 5 25mg together
I believe the doctor told me I could use Sudafed and Bisoprolol-HTZ 5.25mgbloodpressure med)together...Is this correct..and are there side effects? ## Hi Edward, From what I could gather, there are no drug interactions listed between Sudafed (Pseudoephedrine) and Bisoprolol + Hydrochlorothiazide, so they should be safe to use together. However it is important to note that all prescription drugs do carry a risk for side effects. Some common side effects of Bisoprolol + Hydrochlorothiazide include: problems with vision, eye pain, stomach pain, leg pain, weight gain, swelling, irregular heartbeat, numbness, weakness, and dry mouth. Common side effects of Sudafed include: insomnia, headache, nausea, vomiting, weakness, irregular heartbeat, challenges with breathing, and abdominal pain. This...
Updated 4 months ago.
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find a doctor ca
can I take Sudafed with Omesar Plus ## Hello, Finbarr! How are you? Before taking any antihistamines, of any type, if you have high blood pressure or a cardiac condition, you need to consult your doctor, because most of them are contradicted. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 4 months ago.
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tavist sinus white oblong pill
Was doin cleaning before putting up christmas tree and with all the laws for getting sudafed I found these I use to get and forgot what the miiligram are in order to take ciorrectly
Updated 6 months ago.
How Do They Tell The Difference Between Sudafed And Meth
How do they tell the difference between meth and Sudafed ## Hi Sabbath, Are you referring to the difference in appearance of Methamphetamine and Sudafed? Methamphetamine comes in different forms and there might be formulas that look similar to Sudafed and other formulas that don't. In pill form, they should both have some sort of imprint that would help to differentiate them from one another. Why do you ask? ## Went pain Dr they said my u.a tested for Meth. I'm not a user,she said could tell if legal or illegal. She said was meth- illegal,as said don't do that thou.She ask if take diet pills,I said yes. So what can you do that make my test fail. ## way would my u a come up that i usded mety ## My granddaughter was sick and she wouldn't take her cough meds so he said watc...
Updated 7 months ago.
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sudafed pe red 85
I was wondering are red tablets stampped with 85 as a verification number sudafed pe
Updated 8 months ago.
sudafed s c purchase records
i was recently refused the purchase of a box of 12 hr nasal decongestant at a local walmart, when i questioned the clerk she stated i was over the legal limit. actually i havent purchased any of the meds covered under the law (sudafed). i want to see when where e.t.c. i am supposed to have purchased enough sudafed to put me over the limit and keep me there for 6 weeks. i dont know if this info is a matter of public record but i think someone has a duplicate of my d.l. pls help. ## Sorry about what happened to you, but this website is not associated with any pharmacies, or government agencies that would keep track of such. How did she know you were over the legal purchase limit? Did it come up on her computer, as in she typed in your details, or driver's license information and it to...
Updated 8 months ago.
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tablet with a WL 89 from Janssen
It's an oblong peach-colored tablet engraved WL 89 estimated to weigh 300mg. What is it, please ## Hi Rolando, Based on the description provided, the closest match I could locate is an oblong peach pill imprinted with "WL 89" on one side and "SU PE" on the other. This particular pill is identified as Sudafed PE Sinus Headache, containing: Acetaminophen (325mg) + Phenylephrine (5mg) Size: roughly 18 mm Sudafed temporarily relieves symptoms associated with hay fever, the common cold, and a number of other respiratory allergies. Is there any chance of a similar marking being on the back side of your pill as well? ## Thank you, David! I opened the aluminum foil, and indeed it had "SU PE" engraved on the other face. It measures 16 x 7 mm. Good sleuthing; thanks ag...
Updated 10 months ago.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Drops: 7.5mg/0.8ml
  • Liquid: 15mg/5ml, 30mg/5ml, 7.5mg/0.8ml
  • Liquid Extended Release: 15mg/5ml
  • Solution: 15mg/5ml
  • Syrup: 30mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 120mg, 30mg, 60mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 15mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 120mg, 240mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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