Generic name: benzonatate
Dosage form: capsule
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Adults and Children over 10 years of age: Usual dose is one 100 mg or 200 mg capsule three times a day as needed for cough. If necessary to control cough, up to 600 mg daily in three divided doses may be given. TESSALON should be swallowed whole. TESSALON Capsules and Perles are not to be broken, chewed, dissolved, cut or crushed.