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Coldcough PD Syrup Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Sep 6, 2021.

Generic name: Dihydrocodeine Bitartrate 3mg in 5mL, Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2mg in 5mL, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 7.5mg in 5mL
Dosage form: syrup

Adults and Adolescents over 12 years

1 to 2 teaspoonfuls (5 mL to 10 mL). (Not to exceed 8 teaspoonfuls (40 mL) in 24 hours).

Children 6 to 12 years of age

1/2 to 1 teaspoonful (2.5 mL to 5 mL). (Not to exceed 4 teaspoonfuls (20 mL) in 24 hours).

These doses may be given every four to six hours as needed.

This product is not indicated for use in children under 6 years of age. (See PRECAUTIONS, Pediatric Use.)

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