Sudafed PE Warnings and Precautions

There are many things to be aware of before starting treatment with Sudafed PE, including important information on who should not take the drug. Avoid taking Sudafed PE if you have difficulty passing urine, glaucoma, or heart disease. Warnings and precautions with Sudafed PE also extend to people with certain allergies and women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Sudafed PE?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Sudafed PE® (phenylephrine hydrochloride) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(It should be noted that there are several different Sudafed PE medications, many of which contain additional active ingredients other than phenylephrine. This article focuses primarily on the single ingredient phenylephrine, not the products with other active ingredients.)
 
5 Tips to Keep a Cold at Bay

Sudafed PE Drug Information

Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.