carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (C-Tanna 12D, Tannate 12D S, Tannihist-12D, Tussi-12D, Tussi-12D S)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (C-Tanna 12D, Tannate 12D S, Tannihist-12D, Tussi-12D, Tussi-12D S)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. Overdose symptoms may include feeling restless or nervous, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, warmth or tingly feeling, or seizure (convulsions).
What should I avoid while taking carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine (C-Tanna 12D, Tannate 12D S, Tannihist-12D, Tussi-12D, Tussi-12D S)?
Avoid drinking alcohol while you are taking this medicine.
Do not use any other over-the-counter cough, cold, allergy, pain, or sleeping medication without first asking your doctor or pharmacist. Decongestants, antihistamines, and cough suppressants are contained in many medicines available over the counter. If you take certain products together you may accidentally take too much of a certain drug. Read the label of any other medicine you are using to see if it contains a decongestant, antihistamine, or cough suppressant.
Avoid taking diet pills, caffeine pills, or other stimulants (such as ADHD medications) without your doctor's advice. Taking a stimulant together with a decongestant can increase your risk of unpleasant side effects.
This medication can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Avoid using other medicines that make you sleepy (such as pain medication, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression or anxiety). They can add to sleepiness caused by carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine.
What other drugs will affect carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine (C-Tanna 12D, Tannate 12D S, Tannihist-12D, Tussi-12D, Tussi-12D S)?
The following drugs can interact with carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine. Tell your doctor if you are using any of these:
This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about carbetapentane, phenylephrine, and pyrilamine.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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