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Has Alka-Seltzer Plus cold been discontinued?

Has Alka-Seltzer Plus cold been discontinued?

The Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold product containing acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine, and phenylephrine has been discontinued in the U.S. A similar, reformulated Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold (aspirin, chlorpheniramine, and phenylephrine) is currently available.

Does Alka-Seltzer Plus night help you sleep?

Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold And Flu (Acetaminophen / Doxylamine / Dextromethorphan / Phenylephrine) is good for multiple cold symptoms at night, but it’s more medicine than you need if you only have one symptom. Relieves pain and helps you sleep.

Does Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Flu night make you sleepy?

This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy or blur your vision. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness or clear vision until you can do it safely. Avoid alcoholic beverages.

How long does Alka-Seltzer night make you sleep?

It makes you sleepy, so it’ll help if your allergies are bothering you at night. The effects wear off in 4 to 6 hours, so side effects don’t last that long.

Why was Alka-Seltzer taken off the market?

FDA alerts consumers of Bayer’s voluntary recall of Alka-Seltzer Plus products due to labeling errors. [3/16/18] FDA is alerting consumers of a voluntary recall of Bayer’s Alka-Seltzer Plus products due to labeling errors.

Will Alka-Seltzer raise blood pressure?

It doesn’t raise your blood pressure and heart rate as much, or cause as much trouble falling asleep. Dextromethorphan (the cough suppressant ingredient) works well and has very few side effects.

How long does it take for Alka-Seltzer Plus to work?

The package comes with individually wrapped discs, you pop them into water, let dissolve and drink. This has a citrus flavor and easy to swallow. It works pretty fast and I felt better within 15 minutes.

How many days in a row can you take Alka-Seltzer Plus?

Do not take for longer than 7 days in a row. Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve after 7 days, or if you have a fever, rash, or headaches.

How many days in a row can you take Alka Seltzer Plus?

How many Alka Seltzer night can I take?

Age group directions: Adults and Children 12 Years and Over: Take 2 capsules with water every 4 hours. Do not exceed 10 capsules in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor. Children Under 12 Years: Do not use. General directions: Do not take more than the recommended dose.

Is there a recall on Alka-Seltzer Plus?

Bayer is voluntarily recalling Alka-Seltzer PlusĀ® packages that: Were sold only in the U.S. at Walmart, CVS, Walgreens and Kroger (including Dillons Food Stores, Fred Meyer, Fry’s Food Stores, Ralphs, King Soopers and Smith’s Food and Drug) after February 9, 2018.

Is sinutab a decongestant?

This combination medication is used to temporarily treat symptoms caused by the common cold, flu, allergies, or other breathing illnesses (such as sinusitis, bronchitis). Decongestants help relieve stuffy nose, sinus, and ear congestion symptoms.