- What is pseudoephedrine-oral, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for pseudoephedrine-oral?
- Is pseudoephedrine-oral available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for pseudoephedrine-oral?
- What are the uses for pseudoephedrine-oral?
- What are the side effects of pseudoephedrine-oral?
- What is the dosage for pseudoephedrine-oral?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with pseudoephedrine-oral?
- Is pseudoephedrine-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about pseudoephedrine-oral?
What is the dosage for pseudoephedrine-oral?
- The recommended dose is 60 mg every 4 to 6 hours when using immediate release tablets. When using extended release tablets the recommended dose is 120 mg every 12 hours or 240 mg every 24 hours.
Which drugs or supplements interact with pseudoephedrine-oral?
- Pseudoephedrine should not be combined with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) because such combinations may cause an acute hypertensive episode. Examples of MAOIs include rasagiline (Azilect), selegiline (Eldepryl, Zelapar), isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), and tranylcypromine (Parnate).
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