Antihistamines With Decongestants Oral Tablet 3-10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Antihistamines with Decongestants: Oral tablet (3-10mg)

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Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet
Edwards Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: E 1 

What is this Medicine?

CHLORPHENIRAMINE; PHENYLEPHRINE (klor fen IR a meen; fen il EF rin) is a combination of an antihistamine and a decongestant. It is used to treat symptoms of an allergy, cold, or sinus inflammation. It will help relieve runny nose, sneezing, and congestion in the nose. This medicine will not treat an infection.

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Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet

NDC: 004850154
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Vasomotor Rhinitis, Allergic Rhinitis, Sneezing, Sinusitis, Rhinorrhea, Common Cold, Nasal Congestion

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_13198.JPG
Edwards Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: E 1 
Shape: oval
Color: tan
Daily Life Interactions for Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet(Chlorpheniramine Maleate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Chlorpheniramine Maleate)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Ed-A-Hist 10mg-3mg Tablet(Phenylephrine Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Phenylephrine(Phenylephrine Hydrochloride)
Limit caffeine intake (examples: coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some herbal supplements) while taking Phenylephrine. Also avoid medicines containing additional Caffeine whenever possible. Side effects from Phenylephrine may get worse if you take excessive Caffeine. Taking a high amount of Caffeine can increase the risk of nausea, nervousness, palpitations, problems with sleep, rapid heartbeat, tremor, or other side effects.
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