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Is carbinoxamine/pseudoephedrine safe for my aging parent?

This medication is not available in the United States, however, it may be available elsewhere. Consult a doctor before giving carbinoxamine/pseudoephedrine to your aging parent. This drug may cause serious side effects, including dizziness, anxiety, restlessness and sleeplessness, and these effects may be more pronounced in elderly people, who are often more sensitive to the drug.

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