Can a child that weighs 85 lbs. take 200mg of benzonatate?

Question is Closed Report Mark as Favorite

Answers (1)

16 Nov 2009

The dose of benzonatate for adults and children at least 10 yr of age is
100 to 200 mg 3 times daily as required, up to 600 mg/day.

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Can I take benzonatate if it was prescribed in 2004?

Does benzonatate have any reactions to lamictal or abilify? I have a cough that is not responding to over-the-counter meds.

1 answer 22 Jan 2010

I have had a cough for about 2 weeks and was just prescribed Benzonatate 3 days ago?

How long will it take for this medication to fully treat my cough? I hate coughing! I was prescribed 200mg 3 times a day and just started my third ...

1 answer 6 Jan 2011

Delsym 12 Hour Cough Relief - Cani give a small dose of this med to my 5 1/2 year old,I'm desperate?

... here?I don't have any other cough syrup in the house and want to know if my 51/2 year old, she weighs 40 lbs can take a 1/2 or 1/4 teaspoon ...

1 answer 25 Aug 2013

Benzonatate - I had a bad bronchial cough. I found some 200mg tessalon perles which expired in 2007?

How come these tessalon perles worked so well when they are at least 6 years old.

1 answer 1 Oct 2013