Mucinex sinus and cold

Mucinex Fast-Max Cold and Sinus

acetaminophen, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid

  • AuroMucus – Fast Maximum Cold and Sinus (solution)
  • CareOne Cold and Sinus (tablet, coated)
  • CareOne Sinus Relief Severe (tablet, coated)
  • Cold and Head Congestion Relief Severe (tablet, film coated)
  • Cold and Head Congestion Severe (tablet, film coated)
  • Cold and Head Congestion Severe/Daytime (tablet, film coated)
  • Cold and Sinus Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • COLD RELIEF SEVERE HEAD CONGESTION (tablet, coated)
  • fast mucus relief (tablet, coated)
  • Flu Relief Cold and Chest Congestion (liquid)
  • Good Neighbor Pharmacy Mucus Relief cold and sinus (tablet, coated)
  • good neighbor pharmacy sinus relief (capsule, coated)
  • Good Sense Mucus Relief Cold and Sinus (tablet, coated)
  • Histenol Forte II (tablet)
  • Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief (tablet, coated)
  • Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief (kit)
  • Mucus and Sinus PE (tablet, coated)
  • Mucus Relief cold and sinus (tablet, coated)
  • Mucus Relief Cold and Sinus Maximum Strength (liquid)
  • Mucus Relief Severe Sinus Congestion Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • Mucus Relief Sinus Severe Congestion Relief (tablet, coated)
  • Pressure plus Pain plus Mucus Non-Drowsy (tablet, film coated)
  • Severe Congestion Relief Maximum Strength Sinus (tablet, film coated)
  • severe sinus (tablet, coated)
  • Severe Sinus Congestion (tablet, film coated)
  • Severe Sinus Congestion and Pain (tablet, coated)
  • Severe Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime (tablet, film coated)
  • Severe Sinus Congestion and Pain Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • Severe Sinus Congestion and Pain Non-Drowsy, Daytime (tablet, film coated)
  • severe sinus congestion relief Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • shoprite congestion and pain (tablet, coated)
  • Sinus Congestion and Pain Non Drowsy (tablet, film coated)
  • Sinus Congestion and Pain Severe (tablet, film coated)
  • Sinus Congestion and Pain Severe (tablet, coated)
  • Sinus Congestion and Pain Severe Daytime,Non-Drowsy (tablet, film coated)
  • Sinus Pressure and Pain (tablet, film coated)
  • Sinus Relief Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • Sinus Relief Severe Congestion Maximum Strength (tablet, film coated)
  • sinus severe (tablet, coated)
  • Sinus Severe Daytime (tablet, film coated)
  • SUDAFED PE Head Congestion Plus Mucus (tablet, film coated)
  • Tylenol Cold Plus Head Congestion Severe (tablet, film coated)

Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold And Sinus

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.

Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. It affects the signals in the brain that trigger cough reflex.

Phenylephrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (stuffy nose).

Acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine is a combination medicine used to treat headache, fever, body aches, cough, stuffy nose, and sinus congestion caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu.

This medicine will not treat a cough that is caused by smoking, asthma, or bysema.

Acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Do not use this medicine if you have taken an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days. A dangerous drug interaction could occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine.

Do not take more of this medication than is recommended. An overdose of acetaminophen can damage your liver or cause death. Call your doctor at once if you have nausea, pain in your upper stomach, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, or jaundice (yellowing of your skin or eyes).

In rare cases, acetaminophen may cause a severe skin reaction. Stop taking this medicine and call your doctor right away if you have skin redness or a rash that spreads and causes blistering and peeling.

Do not use this medicine if you have taken an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days. A dangerous drug interaction could occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine.

You should not use this medication if you are allergic to acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, or phenylephrine.

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if it is safe for you to take this medicine if you have other medical conditions, especially:

  • liver disease, alcoholism, or if you drink more than 3 alcoholic beverages per day;
  • high blood pressure, heart disease, coronary artery disease;
  • asthma or COPD, cough with mucus, or cough caused by smoking, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis;
  • diabetes;
  • glaucoma;
  • overactive thyroid;
  • epilepsy or other seizure disorder;
  • pheochromocytoma (an adrenal gland tumor); or
  • bladder obstruction or other urination problems.

It is not known whether acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine will harm an unborn baby. Do not use this medicine without a doctor’s advice if you are pregnant.

Acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine may pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Decongestants may also slow breast milk production. Do not use this medicine without a doctor’s advice if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Artificially sweetened cold medicine may contain phenylalanine. If you have phenylketonuria (PKU), check the medication label to see if the product contains phenylalanine.

Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine) Drug Interactions

A total of 261 drugs are known to interact with Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine).

  • 34 major drug interactions
  • 205 moderate drug interactions
  • 22 minor drug interactions

Show all medications in the database that may interact with Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine).

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Most frequently checked interactions

View interaction reports for Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine) and the medicines listed below.

  • Allegra (fexofenadine)
  • Ambien (zolpidem)
  • amlodipine
  • atorvastatin
  • bupropion
  • Fish Oil (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids)
  • Flonase (fluticasone nasal)
  • ibuprofen
  • levothyroxine
  • lisinopril
  • melatonin
  • Mucinex (guaifenesin)
  • omeprazole
  • pantoprazole
  • Protonix (pantoprazole)
  • trazodone
  • Tylenol (acetaminophen)
  • Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin)
  • Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)
  • Zyrtec (cetirizine)

Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine) alcohol/food interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine)

Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine) disease interactions

There are 7 disease interactions with Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine) which include:

  • alcoholism
  • liver disease
  • cardiovascular disease
  • PKU
  • BPH
  • diabetes
  • glaucoma

More about Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus (acetaminophen / guaifenesin / phenylephrine)

  • Side Effects
  • Dosage Information
  • Imprints, Shape & Color Data
  • Pricing & Coupons
  • Drug class: upper respiratory combinations
  • FDA Alerts (4)

Related treatment guides

  • Cough and Nasal Congestion

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.

Major

Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.

Moderate

Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.

Minor

Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.

Unknown

No interaction information available.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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Mucinex Fast-Max Adult Cold and Sinus Caplets, 20 Count

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