Hyland's Cold Tablets with Zinc

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Generic Name: Hyland's Cold Tablets with Zinc Brand Name(s): Generics only. No brands available.

Uses

What is Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc used for?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc is commonly used for temporarily relieves the symptoms of the common cold.

How should I take Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Dissolve 2 to 3 tablets under tongue every 4 hours or as needed.

How do I store Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.

Consult a physician if:

  • Symptoms persist for more than 7 days or worsen
  • Inflammation, fever or infection develops
  • Symptoms are accompanied by a high fever (101ºF)

Keep Hyland’s Cold Tablets with Zinc out of the reach of children.

Do not use if imprinted band is broken or missing.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Does food or alcohol interact with Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc.

What is the dose of Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc for an adult?

Dissolve 2 to 3 tablets under tongue every 4 hours or as needed.

What is the dose of Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc for a child?

Children 12 years and older: Dissolve 2 to 3 tablets under tongue every 4 hours or as needed.

Children 6 to 12 years: ½ adult dose.

Children under 6 years: ask doctor

How is Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc available?

Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Hyland’s, Cold Tablets with Zinc, 50 Tablets

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Hyland ® cold tablet with Zinc, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Review Date: August 24, 2017 | Last Modified: September 12, 2019

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