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SINUS HEADACHE PEMAXIMUM STRENGTH NON-DROWSY MAXIMUM STRENGTH NON-DROWSY- acetaminophen and phenylephrine hcl tablet 
Allegiant Health

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 325 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer
Nasal decongestant

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms associated with hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies, and the common cold:  

  • sinus congestion and pressure
  • headache
  • minor aches and pains
  • nasal congestion
  • promotes sinus drainage
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

Liver warning/Allergy alert

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen.

Severe liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 4,000mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • with other drugs containing acetminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions.

Symptoms may include:

  • skin reddening
  • blisters
  • rash

If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Do not use

  • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson’s disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before using this product.
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients  

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product

When using this product do not exceed recommended dose

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur
  • You may report side effects to 1-888-952-0050

If pregnant or breast-feeding

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Directions

do not use more than directed (see overdose warning)

adults and children 12 years of age and older:

  • take 2 caplets every 4-6 hours
  • do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours  

children under 12 years:

  • ask a doctor 

Inactive Ingredients

corn starch, crospovidone, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

Sinus Headache

Sinus Headache

SINUS HEADACHE PEMAXIMUM STRENGTH NON-DROWSY  MAXIMUM STRENGTH NON-DROWSY
acetaminophen and phenylephrine hcl tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC: 69168-270
Route of AdministrationORAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
CROSPOVIDONE (UNII: 2S7830E561)  
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize17mm
FlavorImprint Code AZ270
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC: 69168-270-9518 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product12/22/2014
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34112/22/2014
Labeler - Allegiant Health (079501930)

Revised: 12/2018
 
Allegiant Health


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