Tag: "pseudoephedrine" at medical news
Canadian Court Rules Grocery Shops can Sell Cold Medications Containing Pseudoephedrine
...dents can get cold and allergy medicine containing pseudoephedrine
from local grocery and corner stores . The Ontar...ar to address concerns that medications containing pseudoephedrine
were being used to make crystal meth. Methamphetamine (methylamphetamine or desoxyephedrine), pop...
UK to Pull Pseudoephedrine
...." However, experience in the US, where sales of pseudoephedrine
were restricted last year, has shown some difficulties in making a straight swap from pseudoephedrine
to phenylephrine, with some companies even dropping development of such products as unfeasible. Ph...
Allergy OTC Medicines–Speak With Your Pharmacis
...mpanies have changed their formulations to replace pseudoephedrine
with phenylephrine, Hussar feels that pseudoephedrine
formulations are more effective and are also better because they can be administered as infrequently...
FDA approves CLARINEX-D 12 HOUR for seasonal allergic rhinitis
...ntaining a combination of desloratadine 2.5 mg and pseudoephedrine
sulfate, USP 120 mg. FDA has approved the drug for use in persons above 12 years of age. The drug has been found effective in curing persons with nasal and non-nasal symptoms occurring due to seasonal allergic rhinitis. Two clinical studies in 1,2...
Congestion for Use of Clarinex-D 12 Hour cleared – FDA Gives the No
...h Clarinex-D 12 HOUR extended-release tablets with pseudoephedrine
alone and desloratadine alone. The results depicte...lone, relieving other allergy symptoms better than pseudoephedrine
alone. Insomnia, headache, dry mouth, and fatigue are some of the common side effects associated w...
Government To Clamp Down On Crystal Meth
...ich is rapidly gaining in popularity, and contains pseudoephedrine
and ephedrine. Retailers and the producers of cold medicines have however faulted the ban, as biker gangs are reported to be controlling the commercial labs which produce crystal meth, and the regulation as such is not expected to have much effect, a...
Queensland Bans OTC Sales Of Cold And Flu Drugs
...rtson announced that cold and flu drugs containing pseudoephedrine
will be banned from being sold over the counter in.... “The continued diversion of medicines containing pseudoephedrine
for use as a precursor to manufacture methamphetamine is an issue of grave concern for health regula...
Risk Of Decongestants In Hypertensive Patients
...ld and flu medicines contain decongestants such as pseudoephedrine
and phenylephrine, which doctors say may aggravate blood pressure problems.// And while products containing such ingredients are required to list such warnings on their labels, the warnings often go unnoticed or ignored by many who assume over-the-c...