Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine loratadine and pseudoephedrine

Get an overview of LORATADINE AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE (tablet, extended release), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine can be sold under different names.

Refer to the “Also Known As” section to reference different products that include the same medication as Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine.

Drug Basics

Brand Name: Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine

Generic Name: LORATADINE AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: ORAL

Dosage Form: TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE

Data Current As Of: 2019-06-03

active ingredients (in each tablet)

Loratadine, USP 10 mg

Pseudoephedrine sulfate, USP 240 mg

purpose

Antihistamine

Nasal decongestant

uses

  • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
  • reduces swelling of nasal passages
  • temporarily relieves sinus congestion and pressure
  • temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies
  • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose

warnings

do not use

  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients
  • 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

when using this product do not take more than directed.

Taking more than directed may cause drowsiness.

stop use & ask a doctor if

  • an allergic reaction to this product occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by a fever.
  • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occurs

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 (1-800-222-1222).

directions

  • do not divide, crush, chew or dissolve the tablet
    adults and children 12 years and over 1 tablet daily with a full glass of water; not more than 1 tablet in 24 hours
    children under 12 years of age ask a doctor
    consumers with liver or kidney disease ask a doctor

other information

  • sodium: contains 10 mg/tablet
  • calcium: contains 25 mg/tablet
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF BLISTER UNITS ARE TORN, BROKEN OR SHOW ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING.
  • store between 20° C to 25° C (68° F to 77° F)
  • protect from light and store in a dry place

inactive ingredients

Calcium carbonate, colloidal silicon dioxide, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, iron oxide black, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac glaze, sodium alginate, sodium citrate, talc and titanium dioxide

questions?

Call 1-800-406-7984

DRUG: Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine

GENERIC: loratadine and pseudoephedrine

DOSAGE: TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE

ADMINSTRATION: ORAL

NDC: 70518-0653-0

COLOR: white

SHAPE: CAPSULE

SCORE: No score

SIZE: 17 mm

IMPRINT: RX724

PACKAGING: 5 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC

ACTIVE INGREDIENT(S):

  • LORATADINE 10mg in 1
  • PSEUDOEPHEDRINE SULFATE 240mg in 1

INACTIVE INGREDIENT(S):

  • CALCIUM CARBONATE
  • SODIUM ALGINATE
  • SHELLAC
  • SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM
  • FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE
  • PROPYLENE GLYCOL
  • TALC
  • TITANIUM DIOXIDE
  • POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED
  • HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (1200000 MW)
  • HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED
  • LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE
  • SILICON DIOXIDE
  • MAGNESIUM STEARATE
  • MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE
  • POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED
  • STARCH, CORN

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