Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Oct 26, 2021.
Generic name: Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 10mg in 5mL, Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2mg in 5mL, Methscopolamine Nitrate 1.25mg in 5mL
Dosage form: liquid
Adults and children 12 years of age and older: 1-2 teaspoonfuls (5-10 mL) every 4 to 6 hours, not to exceed
8 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours.
Children 6 to under 12 years of age: 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) every 4 to 6 hours, not to exceed
4 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours.
DEHISTINE Syrup is not recommended for children under 6 years of age.
Note: Geriatric patients may be more sensitive to the effects of the usual adult dose. Adjust adult dose accordingly.
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