Dimetapp Infantil - Dimetapp Infantil is an antihistamine. It works against the naturally occurring chemical histamine in your body. Dimetapp Infantil prevents sneezing; itchy, watery eyes and nose; and other symptoms of allergies and hay fever.
Phenylpropanolamine is a decongestant. It constricts (shrinks) blood vessels (veins and arteries). This reduces the blood flow to certain areas and allows nasal passages to open up.
Dimetapp Infantil and phenylpropanolamine is used to treat nasal congestion and sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses) associated with allergies, hay fever, and the common cold.
Phenylpropanolamine, an ingredient in this product, has been associated with an increased risk of hemorrhagic stroke (bleeding into the brain or into tissue surrounding the brain) in women. Men may also be at risk. Although the risk of hemorrhagic stroke is low, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends that consumers not use any products that contain phenylpropanolamine.
Dimetapp Infantil and phenylpropanolamine may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Indications: hypersensitivity reactions of the respiratory-tract
Indications: upper respiratory-tract symptoms
Indications: upper respiratory-tract disorders, hypersensitivity reactions
Indications: cold and influenza symptoms
Indications: cold symptoms, allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis
.Relieving symptoms of sinus congestion, pressure, runny nose, and sneezing due to colds, upper respiratory infections, and allergies. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Dimetapp Infantil is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Phenylephrine is a decongestant that shrinks blood vessels in the nasal passages. Dilated blood vessels can cause nasal congestion (stuffy nose).The combination of Dimetapp Infantil and phenylephrine is used to treat nasal congestion, sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose caused by allergies, hay fever, and the common cold.