Dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine is also known as: Balminil DM + Decongestant, Benylin DM-D, Decongestant Cold Formula, Dexatrex D, Drixoral Cough & Congestion Liquid Caps, Pedia Relief Infant, Tussin Pediatric Cold and Cough, Vicks 44D


If you become pregnant while taking Dimetapp Decongestant Plus Cough Infant Drops, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using Dimetapp Decongestant Plus Cough Infant Drops during pregnancy. It is unknown if Dimetapp Decongestant Plus Cough Infant Drops is excreted in breast milk. Do not breast-feed while taking Dimetapp Decongestant Plus Cough Infant Drops.

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