From the manufactures website:
Sudafed PE Sinus Pressure + Pain Relief Maximum Strength Non-Drowsy Tablets provide powerful relief of sinus congestion and pressure with pain, plus headaches. From the #1 pharmacist recommended brand among oral OTC decongestants, the non-drowsy formula contains 325 mg of acetaminophen, a pain reliever and fever reducer, and 5 mg of phenylephrine HCl, a nasal decongestant. This sinus pressure & pain medicine temporarily relieves nasal congestion and sinus symptoms associated with hay fever, upper respiratory allergies, and the common cold, such as sinus pressure, headaches, and minor aches and pains. It helps promote sinus drainage and temporarily reduces fever and relieves headache, as well as other minor body aches and pains. The maximum strength decongestant tablets can be used by adults and children 12 years and older for powerful sinus pressure, congestion and pain relief.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Warning: Liver warning: this product contains acetaminophen. the maximum daily dose of this product is 10 caplets (3,250 mg acetaminophen) in 24 hours. Severe liver damage may occur if you take more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours with other drugs containing acetaminophen 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product allergy alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include: skin reddening blisters rash if a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away. Do not use with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist. 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. If you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients ask a doctor before use if you have liver disease heart disease high blood pressure thyroid disease diabetes trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin. When using this product do not exceed recommended dose. stop use and ask a doctor if nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days redness or swelling is present new symptoms occur these could be signs of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. Overdose warning: in case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away. (1-800-222-1222) quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
Recommended use: Do not use more than directed (see overdose warning)
Adults and children 12 years and over:
- take 2 caplets every 4 hours
- do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours
Children under 12 years:
- ask a doctor