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(phenylephrine hcl and pyrilamine maleate) Tannate Chewable Tablets
Deconsal® CT (phenylephrine hcl and pyrilamine maleate tannate chewable tablets) Tannate Chewable Tablets are an antihistamine/nasal decongestant combination for oral administration as a chewable tablet.
Each Deconsal® CT (phenylephrine hcl and pyrilamine maleate tannate chewable tablets) Tannate Chewable Tablet in a grape-flavored, dye-free, mottled brown-colored, scored tablet for oral administration contains:
Phenylephrine HCl.............10 mg
Pyrilamine Maleate.............16 mg
Inactive ingredients: Calcium phosphate dibasic, compressible sugar, corn starch, grape flavor, hypromellose, magnesium aluminum silicate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, saccharin sodium, talc, tannic acid, and xanthan gum.
See DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION section for further descriptive composition.
What are the possible side effects of phenylephrine and pyrilamine?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using this medication and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- fast or uneven heart rate;
- mood changes;
- tremor, seizure (convulsions);
- easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
- urinating less than usual or not at all;
- feeling short of breath; or
- dangerously high blood pressure (severe headache, blurred vision, buzzing...
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/5/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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