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Pediacare decongestant cough infant drops

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients
(in each 0.8 mL):                       Purpose:


  HBr 2.5 mg                             Cough suppressant


  HCl 7.5 mg                             Nasal decongestant


  • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies:
    • cough · nasal congestion


Do not use in a child who is taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

Ask a doctor before use if the child has

  • a persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
  • a cough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • heart disease · high blood pressure
  • diabetes
  • thyroid disease

When using this product · do not exceed recommended dosage.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • symptoms do not improve within 7 days, or are accompanied by fever

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • to be taken by mouth only. Not for nasal use.
  • children 2 to under 6 years of age:  2 dropperfuls (1.6 mL). If needed, repeat dose every 4 hours. Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours
  • children under 2 years:  Consult a doctor

Other Information:

  • protect from light. Store in outer carton until contents are used.
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive Ingredients:   citric acid, flavor, glycerin, purified water, sodium benzoate, and sorbitol

Questions? call toll-free 1-888-474-3099

Do not use if carton is opened, or if imprinted plastic bottle wrap is broken or missing

How Supplied

Pediacare Decongestant and Cough is available in 1/2 fl oz liquid bottle.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.