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Triaminic Thin Strips Cough & Runny Nose

Triaminic thin strips cough runny nose

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

(in each strip):                                              Purpose:

Diphenhydramine HCl 12.5 mg                       Cough suppressant/Antihistamine

Uses:   · temporarily relieves

  • runny nose · sneezing
  • itchy nose or throat
  • itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever
  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation occurring with a cold


  • do not use more than directed
  • marked drowsiness may occur.
    Sedatives and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect.
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • 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.

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

Do not use · with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

Ask a doctor before use if the child has

  • glaucoma
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with asthma or chronic bronchitis

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is

  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product


  • children 6 to under 12 years of age:  allow 1 strip to dissolve on tongue.
    May be taken every 4 hours.
  • do not exceed 6 strips in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 6 years of age:  ask a doctor

Other Information:

  • store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive Ingredients:   acetone, alcohol, FD&C Blue 1, FD&C Red 40, flavors hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium polystyrene sulfonate, sorbitol, sucralose, titanium dioxide


call 1-800-452-0051 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Alcohol:   Grape Flavor, less than 5%

How Supplied

Available in 16 ct cartons


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Further information

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