Who should not take Cold Relief?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • overactive thyroid gland
  • acidosis
  • a high level of acid in the blood
  • high blood pressure
  • significant uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • a heart attack
  • coronary artery disease
  • partial heart block
  • rapid ventricular heartbeat
  • slow heartbeat
  • chronic heart failure
  • severe hardening of the arteries
  • a blood clot in an artery
  • acute inflammation of the liver
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • enlarged prostate
  • decreased oxygen in the tissues or blood
  • systemic mastocytosis
  • low vitamin K levels
  • a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
  • anemia
  • hemophilia
  • a decrease in the blood clotting protein prothrombin
  • blood clotting disorder - von Willebrand's disease
  • decreased blood platelets
  • alcoholism
  • Reye's syndrome
  • thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • a type of blood disorder
  • nasal polyp
  • an ulcer from too much stomach acid
  • stomach or intestinal ulcer
  • damage to stomach lining
  • liver problems
  • bleeding of the stomach or intestines
  • decreased kidney function
  • pregnancy
  • a mother who is producing milk and breastfeeding
  • anemia from pyruvate kinase and G6PD deficiencies
  • overdose of the drug aspirin
  • aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • stenosing peptic ulcer
  • blockage of the stomach or intestine
  • blockage of the urinary bladder
  • an inability to completely empty the bladder
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • chronic idiopathic constipation

Allergies:

  • Acetaminophen
  • Dextromethorphan Analogues
  • Sympathomimetic Agents
  • Ephedrine Analogues
  • Antihistamines
  • Antihistamines - Alkylamine
  • Antihistamines - Ethanolamine
  • Salicylates
  • NSAIDS (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug)
  • Aspirin (Tartrazine Only)

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