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Brand name: Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Congestion

Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Congestion is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) pseudoephedrine. On this page you will find out more about Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Congestion, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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Active ingredient in this medicine: pseudoephedrine

Over 65 years of age?

If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.

Information for medicine and pack size:
Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Congestion 60 mg uncoated tablet, 30

Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:

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What this medicine is for

For the symptomatic relief of sinus and nasal congestion due to allergic (seasonal) rhinitis, vasomotor (perennial) rhinitis, sinusitis, the common cold and flu.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance White, biconvex round tablet, embossed with "S7A" and scored on the upper face. Bottom face plain.
Dosage Form Tablet, uncoated
Route of administration Oral
Medicine schedule
12 tablets: Pharmacist Only Medicine (Over the counter)
4 tablets: Pharmacist Only Medicine (Over the counter)
30 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
60 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
90 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Blister Pack
Storage temperature Store below 30 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions No information available
Life time 3 Years
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information

The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.

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Is this medication banned in sport?

Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.

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Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Decongestant | myVMC

Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Decongestant contains pseudoephedrine hydrochloride to relieve nasal congestion from common colds, hay fever and sinusitis.

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Sudafed Congestion & Sinus Pain Relief | myVMC

Sudafed Congestion & Sinus provides temporary relief of mild-moderate pain and nasal congestion. It contains ibuprofen and pseudoephedrine.

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Sudafed 12 hour relief | myVMC

Sudafed relieves nasal congestion from rhinitis, common colds and sinusitis. It contains pseudoephedrine hydrochloride, a vasoconstrictor.

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Sudafed Daytime/Nightime Relief Tablets | myVMC

Sudafed Daytime/Night time Relief Tablets are used to relieve cold and flu symptoms like pain, fever and nasal congestion.

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Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Decongestant Tablets - myDr.com.au

Sudafed Sinus and Nasal Decongestant Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Sudafed Sinus Pain and Allergy Relief is used to treat severe pain, congestion and fever associated with sinus and allergies.

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Sudafed Sinus Pain Relief | myVMC

Sudafed Sinus provides temporary relief of pain, congestion and fever associated with sinus infection. It contains paracetamol and pseudoephedrine.

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Sudafed Sinus 12 Hour Relief Tablets (Prolonged release tablets) - myDr.com.au

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Sudafed Sinus + Allergy & Pain Relief Tablets - myDr.com.au

Sudafed Sinus + Allergy & Pain Relief Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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