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Poly Hist DHC Dosage

Generic name: Dihydrocodeine Bitartrate 7.5mg in 5mL, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg in 5mL, Pyrilamine Maleate 7.5mg in 5mL
Dosage form: liquid

Medically reviewed on November 20, 2017.

Adults and Children 12 years of age and older:
1 teaspoonful every 4 to 6 hours. Not to exceed 6 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period.
Children 6 to 12 years of age:
1/2 teaspoonful every 4 to 6 hours. Not to exceed 3 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period.
Not recommended for children under 6 years of age.

*In mild cases or in particularly sensitive patients, less frequent or reduced doses
may be appropriate and adequate.

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