Sunday, February 12, 2017

Comtrex

Comtrex


C0MTREx ®
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS:
Each caplet contains:
Acetaminophen 500 mg.
Pseudoephedrine HCL 30 mg.
Brompheniramine Maleate 2 mg.
ACUTE HEAD COLD
INDICATIONS:
For temporary relief of the following symptoms associated with common cold & flu: minor aches, pains,
headache, muscular aches, sore throat pain, and fever ; nasal congestion, and sinus pressure; runny nose and sneezing.
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:
Adults and children 12 years of age and over: 2 caplets every 6 hours, while symptoms persist, not to exceed
8 caplets in 24 hours, or as directed by your doctor.
Do not use for children under 12 years of age.
WARNINGS & PRECAUTIONS WHILE USAGE:
- Keep medicines out of children’s reach.
- In case of overdose get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
- if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product.
- Do not take this product for more than 7 days without consulting a doctor.
- If sore throat is sever, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by
fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.
- If nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur, discontinue use and consult a doctor.
- If symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by fever, consult a doctor.
- Consult a doctor before using this product if you have breathing problems such as
emphysema or chronic bronchitis, heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid disease,
diabetes, glaucoma, or difficulty in urination due to enlargement of prostate gland.
- This product may cause excitability especially in children.
- May cause drowsiness, hence, use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery.
- Avoid alcoholic beverages while taking this product.
- Consult a doctor before using this product if you are taking tranquilizers.
DRUG INTERACTION PRECAUTION:
- Do not use this product 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 MAO] drug.
- If you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains an MAOI, consult a health professional before taking this product.
OVERDOSE:
Acetylcysteine as an antidote for acetaminophen overdose.
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HOW SUPPLIED:
Box of 10 coated red caplets.
STORAGE '
Store below 30° C , avoid excessive heat, and protect from light.
Produced by
GlaxoSmithKline Egypt
For Novartis Pharma Egypt
Under license from
Novartis Consumer Health, Switzerland
ll) NOVARTIS