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Nasal Decongestant (CVS Pharmacy)

Available Formats

Dosage Form Package Information Links
TABLET, FILM COATED 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-432-62) > 24 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET, FILM COATED 2 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-432-67) > 24 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET, FILM COATED 4 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-432-80) > 24 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete Nasal Decongestant Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Pseudoephedrine HCl 30 mg


  • Purpose

    Nasal decongestant


  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves sinus congestion and pressure
    • temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies

  • Warnings

    Do not use

    if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson’s disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

    When using this product

    do not exceed recommended dosage

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
    • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or occur with a fever

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).


  • Directions

    adults and children 12 years and over

    • take 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours
    • do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours

    children ages 6 to 11 years

    • take 1 tablet every 4 to 6 hours
    • do not take more than 4 tablets in 24 hours

    children under 6 years

    do not use this product in children under 6 years of age


  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
    • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
    • do not use if blister unit is broken or torn

  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, silicon dioxide, titanium dioxide


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredient in Sudafed® Congestion

    Non-Drowsy

    Nasal Decongestant

    PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE

    Nasal decongestant

    MAXIMUM STRENGTH

    Relieves:

    Nasal & sinus congestion

    Sinus pressure

    24 TABLETS 30 mg EACH

    Actual Size

    CVS Health Nasal Decongestant
    CVS Health Nasal Decongestant

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    NASAL DECONGESTANT 
    pseudoephedrine hcl tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-432
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 6V9V2RYJ8N) (PSEUDOEPHEDRINE - UNII:7CUC9DDI9F) PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 30 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color RED Score no score
    Shape ROUND (convex) Size 7mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L432
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-432-62 24 in 1 CARTON 07/15/1987
    1 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:59779-432-67 48 in 1 CARTON 08/29/1997
    2 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:59779-432-80 96 in 1 CARTON 07/28/1997
    3 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part341 07/15/1987
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)