Disease Information for Pseudoephedrine (Sudafed/Afrinol) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Palpitations/Skipped beats
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Hypertonia
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Tremor
Slow Urine Flow Rate Prolonged urination
Urine Stream Male Varying Flow
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Amphetamine/speed toxidrome
Bladder neck obstruction
Cardiac arrhythmias
Drug induced tremor/movement disorder
Monoamine oxidase inhibitor toxicity/crisis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Sympathomimetic/Adrenergic effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/Causes Hyperthermia/Fever
TOXIN/Increases Blood Pressure
Synonyms
Synonym
Pseudoephedrine (Sudafed Afrinol) admin, Brand name/Clarinex (Desloratadine-sudafed), Brand name/Actifed (Triprolidine-Psuedoephedrine), Brand name/Afrinol (Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Allerfrim (Triprolidine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Bromfenex (Brompheneramine-Psuedoephedrine), Brand name/Dallergy (Chlorpheniramine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Deconamine (Chlorpheniramine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Deconsal (Guaifenesin-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Drixoral (Dexbromphenerimine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Duratuss (Guiafensin-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Duravent (Glyceryl guaiacolate-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Novahistine (Chlorpheneramine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Rondec (Carbenoxamine-Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Rynatan (Comb), Brand name/Semprex (Acrivastine), Brand name/Sudafed (Pseudoephedrine), Brand name/Triacin-C (Comb), Brand name/Trinalin (Azatadine-Pseudoephedrine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 30 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Chewable form
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Decongestant drug derivative of ephedrine mildly sympathomimetic; oral preparation

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