Sudafed PE Sinus Pressure + Pain + Cough Caplets - 24 CT



Important: read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information. Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning). Adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets every 4 hours. Do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours. Children under 12 years: ask a doctor. Other information: Store between 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F). Do not use if carton is opened or if blister unit is broken.



Sudafed PE® Sinus Pressure + Pain + Cough for Adults. See new warnings information & directions. Acetaminophen, phenylephrine HCI, dextromethorphan HBr pain reliever/fever reducer, nasal decongestant, cough suppressant. Sinus pressure + congestion. Sinus headache. Sore throat. Cough. Non-drowsy. ‡Actual pill size. 24 caplets.

Other Description

The makers of the Sudafed® family of products have been dedicated to reducing sinus pressure for over 50 years. Parents: learn about medicine abuse. Uses: Temporarily relieves these common cold/flu symptoms: Sinus congestion and pressure. Nasal congestion. Cough. Sore throat. Minor aches and pains. Headache. Promotes nasal and sinus drainage. Temporarily reduces fever. Questions or comments? Call 1-888-217-2117 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect). Learn more about our full range of effective sinus products at ©McNeil-PPC, Inc. 2012.


Active Ingredients (in Each Caplet) - Purpose. Acetaminophen 325 mg - Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer. Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg - Cough Suppressant. Phenylephrine HCI 5 mg - Nasal Decongestant. Inactive Ingredients: Carnauba Wax, Corn Starch, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Powdered Cellulose, Pregelatinized Starch, Sodium Starch Glycolate.


Does not contain pseudoephedrine.
Liver warning: this product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 10 caplets (3,250 mg acetaminophen) in 24 hours. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:
More than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours.
With other drugs containing acetaminophen.
3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product.
Sore throat warning: if sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.
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 taking 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.
Trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland.
Persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema.
Cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus).
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: taking the blood thinning drug warfarin.
When using this product do not exceed recommended dose.
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
Nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur.
Pain, nasal congestion or cough 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.
Cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts.
These could be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children.
Overdose warning: in case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222) quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division of McNeil-PPC, Inc
Fort Washington, PA 19034 USA