Pseudoephedrine vs Pseudoephedrine Sulfate

Pseudoephedrine
(OTC)
Pseudoephedrine Sulfate
(OTC)
Pseudoephedrine is a systemic sympathomimetic decongestant.
Pseudoephedrine Sulfate is a systemic sympathomimetic decongestant.
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Concern level
2.5
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
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21,202 Discussions
76 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Flu
#2 for Congestion
#5 for Runny Nose
Pseudoephedrine is approved for Flu, Congestion, Nasal Congestion, Sinus Infections, Runny Nose and Sinus Headaches and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Congestion
#3 for Flu
#4 for Runny Nose
Pseudoephedrine Sulfate is approved for Nasal Congestion, Congestion, Runny Nose and Flu and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Pse
High Blood Pressure
5
Drowsiness
5
Addiction
4
Palpitations
3
Nausea
3
Dizziness
3
Depression
2
Euphoria
2
Tachycardia
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Pse
Depression
9
Drowsiness
6
Arthritis
3
Diabetes
3
Hyperglycemia
3
High Blood Pressure
3
Nausea
3
Palpitations
3
Itching
3
Shaking
3
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High Blood Pressure
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5
3
Drowsiness
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5
6
Addiction
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4
0
Palpitations
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Pse
3
3
Nausea
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Pse
3
3
Dizziness
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Pse
3
0
Depression
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Pse
2
9
Euphoria
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Pse
2
0
Tachycardia
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Pse
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
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Pse
2
0
Depression
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Pse
9
2
Drowsiness
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Pse
6
5
Arthritis
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Pse
3
0
Diabetes
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Pse
3
0
Hyperglycemia
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Pse
3
0
High Blood Pressure
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Pse
3
5
Nausea
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Pse
3
3
Palpitations
Pse
Pse
3
3
Itching
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Pse
3
0
Shaking
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Pse
3
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA)
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Pseudoephedrine Sulfate during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Pseudoephedrine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Pseudoephedrine Sulfate and alcohol.
Method of use
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Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Pseudoephedrine Hcl
Pseudoephedrine Sulfate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Pseudoephedrine and Pseudoephedrine Sulfate: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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