What is Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Advil Cold and Sinus Mucocold Mucogrippal


See also: Pseudoephedrine

Pseudoephedrine and ibuprofen combine a decongestant and an analgesic for temporary relief of cold, sinus, and flu symptoms (including nasal congestion, sinus pressure, headache, minor body aches and pains, and fever).

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Allergic rhinitis 1 0
Runny nose (rhinorrhea) 1 1
Sinus headaches 1 0
Sinus infection (sinusitis) 1 0
Sinus pressure 1 0

Show all 6 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 2
Did not seem to work 2
Expense 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine


Stopped taking Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 2
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Fexofenadine (Allegra) 1
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen (Norco) 1

Patients stopped taking Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen (Norco) 1
Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen Prescription) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ibuprofen-Pseudoephedrine.