Cough and cold:
Indications for DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM:
Headache, fever, minor aches and pains, nasal congestion, rhinorrhea, sore throat.
2 tabs every 4 hours. Max 12 tabs/24 hours.
DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM Contraindications:
During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant other acetaminophen products.
DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM Warnings/Precautions:
Hepatic dysfunction. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. GI or GU obstruction. Thyroid disease. Glaucoma. Diabetes. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM Classification:
Analgesic + antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
DRISTAN COLD MULTI-SYMPTOM 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.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, excitability in children, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).