Cough and cold:
Indications for CHILDREN’S BENADRYL-D ALLERGY/SINUS LIQUID:
Rhinorrhea and congestion.
10mL every 4hrs.
<6yrs: individualize. 6–11yrs: 5mL. Repeat every 4hrs as needed.
CHILDREN’S BENADRYL-D ALLERGY/SINUS LIQUID Contraindications:
During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant diphenhydramine products (including topicals).
CHILDREN’S BENADRYL-D ALLERGY/SINUS LIQUID Warnings/Precautions:
Hypertension. Cardiovascular disease. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Diabetes. Thyroid disease. Sodium-restricted diet.
CHILDREN’S BENADRYL-D ALLERGY/SINUS LIQUID Classification:
Antihistamine + sympathomimetic.
CHILDREN’S BENADRYL-D ALLERGY/SINUS LIQUID Interactions:
Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Alcohol, other CNS depressants potentiated. Guanethidine, other antihypertensives antagonized.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, dizziness, nervousness, insomnia, excitability in children.