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Flashcards in Drugs for Cough and Cold Deck (28):
1

Pseudoephedrine dosage

60 mg every 4-6 h

2

Pseudoephedrine extended release dosage?

120 mg every 12 h
Max 240mg/d

3

Phenylephrine dosage

10 mg every 4 h
Max 60 mg/d

4

Adult dosages of oxymetazoline?

2-3 sprays every 12 hours
3-5 days

5

Adult dosages of phenylephrine?

2-3 sprays every 4 hours
3-5 days

6

Adult dosages of levmetamfetamine?

2 inhalations every 2 hours
7 days

7

Adult dosage of diphenhydramine?

25-50 mg every 4 to 6 hours
Max 300 mg/d

8

Adult dosage of chlorpheniramine?

4 mg every 4 to 6 hours
Max 24mg/d

9

Adult dosing of immediate release guaifenesin?

200-400 mg every 4-6 hours

10

Adult dosing of extended release guaifenesin?

600-1200 mg every 12 hours

11

Max dosage for guaifenesin?

2400 mg daily

12

Adult dosage of dextromethorphan?

10-20 mg every 4 hours or 30 mg every 6-8 hours
MAX: 120 mg/d

13

Adult dosage of diphenhydramine?

25 mg every 4 hours
MAX: 150 mg/d

14

Adult dosage of dexbrompheniramine

2 mg every 4-6 hours
MAX: 12 mg daily

15

Adult dosage of chlorpheniramine

4 mg QID
8 mg TID
12 mg BID
MAX 24 mg daily

16

Adult dosage of doxylamine

7.5-12.5 mg every 4 to 6 hours
MAX 15 mg daily

17

Claritin dosage

5-10 mg daily

18

Zyrtec dosage

5-10 mg daily

19

Allegra dosage

60 mg BID or 180 daily

20

Cromolyn sodium dosage

1 spray 3-6 times daily

21

Acetaminophen dosage

650-100 mg every 4-6 h
4000 daily

22

Aspirin dosage?

650-100 mg every 4-6 h
4000 daily

23

Ibuprofen dosage?

200-400 mg every 4-6 h
MAX 1200

24

Naproxen dosage

220-440 mg every 4-6 hours
then 220 every 8 to 12 hours

25

B6 dosage?

80 mg daily

26

Calcium and vitamin D dosage?

600 mg BID

27

Magnesium dosage

360 mg daily

28

Caffeine dosage?

100-200 mg every 3-4 hrs