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Brand name: Dimetapp PE Sinus Pain TM

Active ingredients: 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.

How to take it

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

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

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

Visual appearance

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

Do I need a prescription?

The packs below are available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy Medicine.

  • 30 tablets pack

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for these medicines. You can ask your pharmacist. This medicine is Not Scheduled.

  • 10 tablets pack
  • 20 tablets pack
  • 24 tablets pack

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient phenylephrine + paracetamol

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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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