CHILDRENS DIMETAPP LONG ACTING COUGH PLUS COLD
Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: chlorpheniramine maleate 1.0mg in 1mL, dextromethorphan hydrobromide 7.5mg in 5mL
Labeler: Richmond Division of Wyeth
NDC Code: 0031-2238
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(chlorpheniramine maleate and dextromethorphan HBr)
Chlorpheniramine maleate, USP 1.0 mg
Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 7.5 mg
- temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a cold
- temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
- runny nose
- itchy, watery eyes
- itching of the nose or throat
- to sedate a child or to make a child sleepy
- if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
- trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
- a cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
- a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
taking sedatives or tranquilizers
- do not use more than directed
- marked drowsiness may occur
- avoid alcoholic drinks
- alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
- be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
- excitability may occur, especially in children
cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- do not take more than 4 doses in any 24-hour period
|12 years and over||4 tsp every 6 hours|
|6 to under 12 years||2 tsp every 6 hours|
|under 6 years||do not use|
- each teaspoon contains: sodium 3 mg
- store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
- dosage cup provided
anhydrous citric acid, artificial flavor, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose
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Children’s Dimetapp Long Acting Cough Plus Cold
CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (Antihistamine)
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr (Cough Suppressant)
Up to 8 hours of cough control
Relieves Nasal Symptoms
- Runny Nose
Plus Other Symptoms
- Itchy, Watery Eyes
For Ages 6 Yrs. & Over
4 FL OZ (118mL) alcohol free • grape flavor
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Dosage Cup Provided
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Packaged with Tamper-Evident bottle cap. Do Not Use if breakable ring is separated or missing.
|CHILDRENS DIMETAPP LONG ACTING COUGH PLUS COLD
chlorpheniramine maleate, dextromethorphan hbr liquid
|Labeler - Richmond Division of Wyeth (829390827)|
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