Ditap

Ditap

Manufacturer:

T. O. Chemicals

Distributor:

T. O. Chemicals
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per mL infant drops Brompheniramine maleate 0.8 mg, phenylephrine HCl 1 mg
Indications/Uses
For antihistaminic & nasal decongestion of rhinitis, asthma, hay fever.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Childn 6-12 yr 7.5 mL, 4-6 yr 5 mL, 2-4 yr 4 mL. All doses are to be taken tid. Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hr period.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hyperthyroidism; HTN, coronary disease. Concurrent use or use w/in 2 wk of MAOIs. Difficulty urinating due to prostate enlargement or bladder obstruction. Lower resp tract disease, brain damage, epilepsy. Pregnancy & lactation. Newborn or premature infants.
Special Precautions
Glaucoma; asthma, cardiac disease; diabetes. Large doses may precipitate seizures in epileptics. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity reactions; severe HTN; drowsiness, lassitude, nausea, giddiness; dry mouth; mydriasis; increased irritability or excitement. Restlessness, nervousness, insomnia.
Drug Interactions
Actions prolonged by MAOIs. Potentiates effects of other CNS depressants. Atropine-like effects potentiated by other anticholinergic & TCAs.
ATC Classification
R01BA53 - phenylephrine, combinations ; Belongs to the class of systemic sympathomimetic preparations used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ditap infant oral drops
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's
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