What is Sudafed PE?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Generic name: Phenylephrine

SUDAFED PE® is a brand name product that contains the active ingredient Phenylephrine. A number of formulations are available some of which include nasal decongestant, cough and cold, sinus headache and nighttime. All are considered non-drowsy preparations.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sudafed PE

Side effect Patients
Hyperness 1


Based on patients currently taking Sudafed PE

Dosage Patients
10 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Sudafed PE

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Sudafed PE


Currently taking Sudafed PE

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1

Stopped taking Sudafed PE

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
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There are no evaluations for Sudafed PE.