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Robitussin pediatric cough cold liquid

Active Ingredients:    (in each 5 mL tsp Robitussin Maximum Strength Cough & Cold)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP............... 15 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCl, USP................. 30 mg

(in each 5 mL tsp Robitussin Pediatric Cough & Cold Formula)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP.............. 7.5 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCl, USP..................15 mg


  • temporarily relieves these symptoms occurring with a cold:
    • nasal congestion · cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation


Do not use if you are now 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 prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • heart disease · high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease · diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema

When using this product do not use more than directed.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you get nervous, dizzy, or sleepless
  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

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


  • repeat dose every 6 hrs, as needed
  • do not take more than 4 doses in any 24-hr period

Robitussin Maximum Strength Cough & Cold. · adults and children 12 yrs and over: 2 tsp · children under 12 yrs: ask a doctor

Robitussin Pediatric Cough & Cold Formula · choose dosage by weight (if weight is not known, choose by age)

  • under 24 lbs (under 2 yrs): ask a doctor
  • 24-47 lbs (2 to under 6 yrs): 1 tsp
  • 48-95 lbs (6 to under 12 yrs): 2 tsp
  • 96 lbs and over (12 yrs and older): 4 tsp

Other Information:   · store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

· dosage cup provided

Inactive Ingredients (Robitussin Maximum Strength Cough & Cold): alcohol, citric acid, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glucose, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, menthol, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, water

(Robitussin Pediatric Cough & Cold Formula):   citric acid, FD&C red no. 40, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, water

  • each teaspoon contains: sodium 5 mg

How Supplied:

Robitussin Maximum Strength Cough & Cold:   Red syrup in bottles of 4 fl oz and 8 fl oz.

Robitussin Pediatric Cough & Cold Formula:   (bright red) in bottles of 4 fl oz.

Further information

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