4 Way Fast Acting Phenylephrine hydrochloride

Get an overview of 4 WAY FAST ACTING (phenylephrine hydrochloride spray), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in 4 Way Fast Acting can be sold under different names.

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Drug Basics

Brand Name: 4 Way Fast Acting



Route: NASAL

Dosage Form: SPRAY

Packager: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC

Data Current As Of: 2021-03-08

Active Ingredient(s)

Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 1%


Nasal Decongestant


temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to:

Warnings & Precautions

ask a doctor before use if you have

when using this product

  • do not use more than directed
  • do not use more than 3 days. Frequent or prolonged use may cause nasal congestion to come back or get worse.
  • use only as directed
  • temporary discomfort such as burning, stinging, sneezing, or an increase in nasal discharge may occur
  • use of this container by more than one person may spread infection

stop use & ask a doctor if

symptoms persist

if pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health care professional before use.

keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)


  • adults and children 12 years of age and over: 2 or 3 sprays in each nostril not more often than every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor
  • Use instructions: with head in a normal, upright position, put atomizer tip into nostril. Squeeze bottle with firm, quick pressure while inhaling. Wipe nozzle clean after each use.

Other Information

  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive Indredients

benzalkonium chloride solution, benzyl alcohol, boric acid, purified water, sodium borate

Questions Or Comments?


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