Polarine

Polarine

Manufacturer:

Sunward

Distributor:

Apex Pharma Marketing
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per tab Dexchlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 60 mg. Per 5 mL syr Dexchlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg, pseudoephedrine HCl 30 mg
Indications/Uses
Nasal & resp congestion, common cold, acute sinusitis & allergic rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 1 tab tds or 1 tsp 6 hrly. Childn 6-12 yr ½ tab tds or ½ tsp 6 hrly.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Patients w/ severe HTN, severe coronary artery disease, receiving MAOI therapy. Not for the treatment of lower resp tract symptoms.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ HTN, hyperthyroidism, DM, CV disease, narrow angle glaucoma, stenosing peptic ulcer, pyloroduodenal obstruction, symptomatic prostatic hypertrophy & bladder neck obstruction. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Urticaria, drug rash, anaphylactic shock, photosensitivity, excessive perspiration, chills, dryness of mouth, nose & throat. Headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting.
Drug Interactions
MAOIs, alcohol, other CNS depressants.
ATC Classification
R01BA52 - pseudoephedrine, combinations ; Belongs to the class of systemic sympathomimetic preparations used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Polarine syr
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's;120 mL x 1's;3.6 L x 1's;3.8 L x 1's;60 mL x 1's
Form
Polarine tab
Packing/Price
1000's
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