Cough and cold:

Indications for DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM:

Headache, fever, minor aches and pains, nasal congestion, rhinorrhea, sore throat.

Adult:

2 tabs every 4 hours. Max 12 tabs/24 hours.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant other acetaminophen products.

Warnings/Precautions:

Hepatic dysfunction. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. GI or GU obstruction. Thyroid disease. Glaucoma. Diabetes. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Analgesic + antihistamine + sympathomimetic.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Increased risk of hepatotoxicity with ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day; avoid. β-blockers may increase pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants. Caution with warfarin.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, excitability in children, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

Tabs—20