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Phenylephrine Price and Pack Size

Phenylephrine Information

Phenylephrine Benefits & Uses

Phenylephrine is used to treat the following -

Phenylephrine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Phenylephrine


Phenylephrine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Phenylephrine is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  4. Increased blood pressure
  5. Increased Heart Rate
  6. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  7. Skin Discolouration
  8. Restlessness
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Tremor

Phenylephrine Related Warnings

Is the use of Phenylephrine safe for pregnant women?

Phenylephrine can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Phenylephrine right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.


Is the use of Phenylephrine safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can take Phenylephrine. It has very minor side effects for them, if any.


What is the effect of Phenylephrine on the Kidneys?

Phenylephrine has very mild side effects on the kidney.


What is the effect of Phenylephrine on the Liver?

Side effects of Phenylephrine rarely affect the liver.


What is the effect of Phenylephrine on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Phenylephrine on heart have been reported.


Severe Interaction of Phenylephrine with Other Drugs

Phenylephrine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Phenylephrine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Phenylephrine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Angina
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  4. Hyperthyroidism
  5. Diabetes
  6. Glaucoma
  7. Thyroid

Frequently asked Questions about Phenylephrine

Is this Phenylephrine habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Phenylephrine is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Phenylephrine, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Phenylephrine can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Phenylephrine.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Phenylephrine cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Phenylephrine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenylephrine

You can take Phenylephrine with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Phenylephrine

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Phenylephrine and alcohol. No research has been done on this.


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