Sinutab Non Drowsy Tablets – 15 Tablets
Sinutab Non Drowsy Tablets are formulated to relieve pain and also help with the symptoms of congestion in the sinuses. These tablets help to provide effective relief from the symptoms of common cold, influenza, hay fever, and sinusitis. As, they are developed with non-drowsy formula, these tablets help you go through your day without any feeling of drowsiness.
Sinutab Non Drowsy Tablets – 15 Tablets
Like all medicines, Non-Drowsy Sinutab can have side-effects, although not everybody gets them.
If you experience any of the following, stop using this medicine and seek immediate medical help: ¦ Sudden onset of fever, reddening of the skin, or many small pustules (possible symptoms of Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis - AGEP) may occur within the first 2 days of treatment with this medicine Severe headache, nausea, vomiting, confusion, fits, visual disturbances. ¦ Swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing ¦ Feeling unusually tired, unexpected bruising or bleeding and getting more infections (such as colds) than normal. ¦ Allergic reactions including skin rashes such as hives (which may be severe and include blistering and peeling of the skin) and itching ¦ Hallucinations or paranoid delusions ¦ Inflammation of the colon due to insufficient blood supply (ischaemic colitis). Symptoms may include sudden abdominal pain or rectal bleeding.
If you experience any of the following, stop using this medicine and talk to your doctor: ¦ Restlessness or sleep disturbances ¦ A fast or irregular heartbeat or an increased awareness of the heartbeat (palpitations) ¦ Trouble passing water (especially in men with prostate problems) Other effects which may occur include: Very Common (may affect more than 1 in 10 people) ¦ Headache
Common (may affect up to 1 in 10 people) ¦ Difficulty sleeping, nervousness or dizziness ¦ Dry mouth or nausea Other effects which may occur but it is unknown how often ¦ Anxiety, irritability, feeling jittery or feelings of extreme happiness ¦ Drowsiness ¦ Heart attack/reduced blood flow to the heart which can cause discomfort or pain in the chest, neck, back, jaw, shoulders or arms (known as angina) ¦ Stroke ¦ High blood pressure ¦ Stomach pain, diarrhoea or vomiting ¦ Pain when passing water ¦ Reduced blood flow to the optic nerve (Ischaemic optic neuropathy)
Reporting of side effects If you get any side-effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side-effects not listed in this leaflet.
The active ingredients in Non-Drowsy Sinutab are: 500 mg Paracetamol and 30 mg Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride per tablet.
Other ingredients are: Pregelatinised maize starch, crospovidone, povidone K30, stearic acid, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycollate, magnesium stearate
For oral use only. ¦ Do not take more medicine than the label tells you to. ¦ Take with a glass of water
Children under 12 years - Do not give to children under 12 years old.
Adults and children aged 16 years and over -2 tablets every 4-6 hours, up to 4 times a day
Children aged 12 years to 15 years -1 tabket every 4-6 hours up to 4 times a day
¦ Do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours. ¦ If symptoms persist or worsen talk to your doctor.
If anyone has too much Talk to a doctor at once if you take too much of this medicine even if you feel well. This is because too much paracetamol can cause delayed, serious liver damage.
If you forget to take the medicine If you forget to take a dose, take the next dose when needed provided that the last dose was taken at least 4 hours ago. Do not take a double dose.
Do not use this medicine… ¦ If you have ever had a bad reaction to any of the ingredients of this medicineIf you have high blood pressure or heart disease. ¦ If you have diabetes ¦ If you have a phaeochromocytoma (rare tumour that affects your heart rate and blood pressure) ¦ If you have an overactive thyroid gland ¦ If you have glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye) ¦ If you have severe kidney problems ¦ If you are taking any other cough and cold medicines or medicines containing paracetamol. ¦ If you are taking beta blockers (used to treat high blood pressure) ¦ If you are taking, or have taken in the last two weeks, drugs for depression known as Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs) or Reversible Inhibitors of Monoamine Oxidase (RIMAs). ¦ If you are taking stimulants or appetite suppressants or drugs used to treat congestion and asthma (sympathomimetic drugs)
¦ For children under 12 years old. If any of these apply to you, get advice from a doctor or pharmacist without using Non-Drowsy Sinutab. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist… ¦ If you have kidney or severe liver problems. ¦ If you have alcohol dependence. ¦ If you have blocked arteries or veins (occlusive vascular disease) ¦ If you are being treated for a thyroid disorder ¦ If you have prostate problems (difficulty with passing water or needing to pass water often). ¦ If you are taking any other medicines, including: ¦ Anticholinergic drugs (drugs used to treat cramps and spasms such as atropine) ¦ Antihypertensives (drugs to treat high blood pressure such as guanethidine, methyldopa, adrenergic neurone blockers, debrisoquine, bretylium and betanidine). ¦ Tricyclic antidepressants (used to treat mood disorders). ¦ Moclobemide (used to treat mood disorders) ¦ Cardiac glycosides (drugs used to control heart rhythms or contractions such as digoxin)¦ Ergot alkaloids (drugs used to treat migraine such as ergotamine and methysergide) ¦ Oxytocin (drug used to help contractions during childbirth) ¦ Cholestyramine (used to lower blood cholesterol). ¦ Metoclopramide and domperidone (used to treat nausea and vomiting). ¦ Anticoagulants (drugs used to thin the blood such as warfarin). ¦ Oral contraceptives ('the pill'). ¦ Anticonvulsants (drugs used to treat epilepsy).
If you are not sure about any of the medicines you are taking, show the bottle or pack to your pharmacist. If any of these bullet points apply to you now or in the past, talk to a doctor or pharmacist. If you experience the following, stop taking this medicine immediately and contact your doctor: ¦ A feverish generalised erythema associated with pustules ¦ Sudden severe headaches, nausea, vomiting, confusion, fits, visual disturbances. ¦ Sudden abdominal pain or rectal bleeding may occur with this medicine, due to inflammation of the colon (ischaemic colitis). If you develop these gastro-intestinal symptoms, stop taking this medicine and contact your doctor or seek medical attention immediatly ¦ Reduction of blood flow to your optic nerve may occur with this medicine. If you develop sudden loss of vision, stop taking this medicine and contact your doctor or seek medical attention immediately
. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding ¦ If you are pregnant, or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine