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Primatene Bronchial Asthma Tablets

Product Description

Ephedrine HCl, bronchodilator/Guaifenesin, expectorant. Restores free breathing. Loosens phlegm. For relief and control of attacks of bronchial asthma. Made in USA. For temporary relief of occasional symptoms of mild asthma: wheezing; tightness of chest; shortness of breath. Helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus, and to make coughs more productive.

Preparation Instructions

Do not exceed dosage. Adults and Children 12 Years of Age and Over: Take 1-2 tablets every 4 hours, as needed, not to exceed 12 tablets in 24 hours. Children 2 to Under 12 Years of Age: Ask a doctor. Children Under 2 Years of Age: Do not use. Store at 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C).

Ingredients Active Ingredients (in each Tablet): Ephedrine HCl (12.5 mg), Guaifenesin USP (200 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Crospovidone, D&C Yellow 10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow 6 Aluminum Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Povidone.

Safety Warning
Asthma Alert: Because asthma can be life threatening, see a doctor if you are not better in 60 minutes; get worse; need 12 tablets in any day; use more than 8 tablets a day for more than 3 days a week; have more than 2 asthma attacks in a week. Do not use in a child under 2 years of age; unless a doctor said you have asthma; if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product. Ask a doctor before use if you have ever been hospitalized for asthma; heart disease; high blood pressure; diabetes; thyroid disease; seizures; narrow angle glaucoma; a psychiatric or emotional condition; trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emotional conditions; taking any drug that contains phenylephrine, pseudoephedrine, or caffeine (such as for allergy, cough-cold, or pain). Stop use and ask a doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache (These could be signs of a serious condition). When using this product increased blood pressure or heart rate can occur, which could lead you to more serious problems such as heart attack and stroke. Your risk may increase if you take more frequently or more than the recommended dose; nervousness, sleeplessness, rapid heart beat, tremor, and seizure may occur (If these symptoms persist or get worse, consult a doctor right away); avoid caffeine-containing foods or beverages; avoid dietary supplements containing ingredients reported or claimed to have a stimulant effect. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Each tablet is individually sealed, use only if seal is intact. Intentional abuse of this product can be harmful or fatal.
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