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Brand name: Dimetapp PE Sinus Day and Night TM

Active ingredients: phenylephrine + paracetamol + chlorphenamine, phenylephrine + paracetamol

What it is used for

Relief from the symptoms of sinus headache, sinus pain, nasal and sinus congestion. Symptomatic relief from colds and flu including headaches, body aches and pains. Reduces fever. The night time tablets also relieve runny nose, sneezing, itching of nose or throat, itchy watery eyes due to cold or flu and allow rest by providing relief from these symptoms.

How to take it

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Tablet, uncoated

White to off-white round tablets with break-line on one side.

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

Part 2: Tablet, uncoated

Pink coloured round tablets with break-line on one side.

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy Medicine.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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