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Codeine / Pseudoephedrine Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 20 mg-60 mg/5 mL ; 10 mg-30 mg/5 mL ; 20 mg-60 mg ; 8 mg-30 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

Codeine-pseudoephedrine 10 mg-30 mg/5 mL oral liquid:
5 to 10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL daily.

Codeine-pseudoephedrine 8 mg-30 mg/5 mL oral liquid:
10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL daily.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Cough and Nasal Congestion

Codeine-pseudoephedrine 10 mg-30 mg/5 mL oral liquid:
6 to 11 years: 2.5 to 5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 20 mL daily.
12 years or older: 5 to 10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL daily.

Codeine-pseudoephedrine 8 mg-30 mg/5 mL oral liquid:
6 to 11 years: 5 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 20 mL daily.
12 years or older: 10 mL orally every 4 to 6 hours not to exceed 40 mL daily.

Renal Dose Adjustments

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Liver Dose Adjustments

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Dialysis

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