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Chlorpheniramine / Dihydrocodeine / Phenylephrine Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 2 mg-3 mg-7.5 mg/5 mL ; 2 mg-7.25 mg-5 mg/5 mL ; 2 mg-6.5 mg-4 mg/5 mL ; 5 mg-3 mg-20 mg/5 mL

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Cough and Nasal Congestion

chlorpheniramine/dihydrocodeine/phenylephrine 2 mg-3 mg-7.5 mg/5 mL oral syrup:
5 mL to 10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL in 24 hours.

chlorpheniramine/dihydrocodeine/phenylephrine 5 mg-3 mg-20 mg/5 mL oral syrup:
5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Cough and Nasal Congestion

chlorpheniramine/dihydrocodeine/phenylephrine 2 mg-3 mg-7.5 mg/5 mL oral syrup:
2 years to 5 years:
1.25 mL to 2.5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 10 mL in 24 hours.
6 years to 11 years:
2.5 mL to 5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 20 mL in 24 hours.
12 years or older:
5 mL to 10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL in 24 hours.

chlorpheniramine/dihydrocodeine/phenylephrine 5 mg-3 mg-20 mg/5 mL oral syrup:
12 years or older:
5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours.

Renal Dose Adjustments

The manufacturer states that "PANCOF PD should be used with caution and at reduced dosage in the presence of impaired renal function." However, no specific dosage reductions are recommended by the manufacturer.

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

This product should be given with caution to the elderly or patients with hepatic insufficiency.

Dialysis

Data not available

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