Main Ingredients: Guaifenesin + Pseudoephedrine HCL
Sudal is a decongestant and expectorant combination. The expectorant in Sudal helps loosen the thick mucus that causes chest congestion. The decongestant in Sudal is used to give relief from stuffy nose, runny nose, and ear congestion caused by allergies and or the common cold, or infection. Sudal works by stimulating receptors in the body, mostly in the lining of the nose and sinuses, causing the blood vessel to contract. This results in less fluid to pass through into these linings. Sudal helps relieve the symptoms of nasal congestion by reducing the production of mucus. This combination does not cure cold or allergy; instead it provides relief from the symptoms.
Pseudoephedrine in Sudal increases blood pressure. If you are using blood pressure medicines like beta-blocker, consult your physician before using any decongestants like Sudal.
Inform your physician if you are allergic to Pseudoephedrine found in Sudal.
Avoid Sudal if you have severe high blood pressure, glaucoma, or kidney disease.
Sudal may cause insomnia.
Sudal should be used with caution if you have pre-existing heart problems, liver disease, COPD, emphysema, thyroid disease, diabetes, enlarged prostate, and history of seizures.
Avoid taking Sudal within 2 weeks of using an MAO-inhibitor.
Sudal may cause drowsiness or low concentration. Use caution when driving or operating machinery.
SUDAL SIDE EFFECTS
Common side effects of Sudal include insomnia, dizziness, headache, nervousness, loss of appetite and upset stomach.
Rare side effects of Sudal include irregular heartbeat, chest pain, rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, breathing problems, difficulty urinating, and seizures.
Sudal should not be used within 2 weeks of using an MAO-inhibitor. Check with your physician before combining it with the following:
Avoid Sudal if you use a pacemaker and take digoxin.
SUDAL AND PREGNANCY
Do not take Sudal without the advice of your physician if you are or planning to become pregnant.
Nursing mothers should switch to bottle-feed while taking Sudal as it does pass into breast milk.
Sudal overdose symptoms may include sedation, irregular heartbeat, rapid heartbeat, nervousness, heavy breathing, confusion, hallucinations, and seizures.
In case of Sudal overdose, seek medical help right way.
If you miss a dose of Sudal, take it as soon as you can. However, if it is just about time for your next dose, skip the one you forgot and go on with your regular schedule. Never take a double dose.
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