Sudafed 24 Hour Oral Tablet, Extended Release 24 Hour 240Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Sudafed 24 Hour: Oral tablet, extended release 24 hour (240mg)

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What is this Medicine?

PSEUDOEPHEDRINE (soo doe e FED rin) is a decongestant. It is used to treat congestion of the nose or sinuses.

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Sudafed 24 Hour 240mg Tablet

NDC: 005012790
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Allergic Rhinitis, Common Cold, Nasal Congestion

Sudafed 24 Hour 240mg Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Sudafed 24 Hour 240mg 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.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Sudafed 24 Hour 240mg Tablet(Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Pseudoephedrine(Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride)
Limit caffeine intake (examples: coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some herbal supplements) while taking Pseudoephedrine. Also avoid medicines containing additional Caffeine whenever possible. Side effects from Pseudoephedrine 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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Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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