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nasal decongestant pe (CVS Pharmacy)

Available Formats

Dosage Form Package Information Links
TABLET 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-094-89) > 18 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 2 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-094-68) > 18 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 4 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-094-23) > 18 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 3 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-094-28) > 18 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete nasal decongestant pe Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Phenylephrine HCl 10 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 1 tablet every 4 hours
    • do not take more than 6 tablets in 24 hours

    children under 12 years

    ask a doctor


  • Other information

    • store at 20-25 °C (68-77 °F)
    • do not use if blister unit is broken or torn

  • Inactive ingredients

    anhydrous dibasic calcium phosphate, carnauba wax, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, lecithin, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, silicon dioxide, talc, titanium dioxide


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredient in Sudafed PE® Congestion

    Non-Drowsy

    Nasal Decongestant PE

    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS

    Nasal decongestant

    DOES NOT CONTAIN PSEUDOEPHEDRINE

    Relieves:

    Nasal & sinus congestion

    Sinus pressure

    18 TABLETS 10 mg EACH

    Actual Size

    CVS Health Nasal Decongestant PE image

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    NASAL DECONGESTANT PE  NON DROWSY
    phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-094
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 10 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    ANHYDROUS DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color RED Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 8mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L7
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-094-23 4 in 1 CARTON 09/09/2005
    1 18 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:59779-094-68 2 in 1 CARTON 10/03/2006
    2 18 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:59779-094-89 1 in 1 CARTON 02/17/2005
    3 18 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    4 NDC:59779-094-28 3 in 1 CARTON 12/07/2012
    4 18 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 02/17/2005
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)