Childrens SUDAFED PE Cold and Cough
Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5mg in 5mL, Phenylephrine hydrochloride 2.5mg in 5mL
Labeler: McNeil Consumer Healthcare Div. McNeil-PPC, Inc
NDC Code: 50580-785
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Cold + Cough
|Active ingredients (in each 5 mL = 1 teaspoonful)||Purpose|
|Dextromethorphan HBr 5 mg||Cough suppressant|
|Phenylephrine HCl 2.5 mg||Nasal decongestant|
- temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies:
- nasal congestion
Do not use in a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.
- heart disease
- high blood pressure
- thyroid disease
- persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
- a sodium-restricted diet
When using this product do not exceed recommended dose
- nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
- symptoms do not improve within 7 days or occur with a fever
- cough gets worse or lasts for more than 7 days
- cough tends to come back or occurs with fever, rash or headache that lasts
These could be signs of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)
- find right dose on chart below
- mL = milliliters; tsp = teaspoonful
- repeat dose every 4 hours
- do not give more than 6 times in 24 hours
|Age (yr)||Dose (mL or tsp)|
|under 4 years||do not use|
|4 to 5 years||5 mL (1 tsp)|
|6 to 11 years||10 mL (2 tsp)|
Attention: use only enclosed dosing cup specifically designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.
- each 5 mL (1 tsp) contains: sodium 15 mg
- store between 20-25°C (68-77°F). Protect from light. Store in outer carton until contents are used.
- do not use if bottle wrap, or foil inner seal imprinted "SAFETY SEAL®" is broken or missing
anhydrous citric acid, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, edetate disodium, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerin, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose
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|CHILDRENS SUDAFED PE COLD AND COUGH
dextromethorphan hydrobromide and phenylephrine hydrochloride solution
|Labeler - McNeil Consumer Healthcare Div. McNeil-PPC, Inc (878046358)|
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