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Zicam concentrated cough mist for kids cool cherry

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

(in each spray):                         Purpose:

Dextromethorphan HBr

  2.5 mg                                     Cough Suppressant

Uses:   temporarily relieves

  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with a cold


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, as a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

Ask a doctor before use if the child has

  • cough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or headache that lasts. 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.


  • Remove safety cap.
  • Prime pump by spraying into a tissue.
  • Hold close to mouth and depress sprayer fully. Swallow.
    6-11 yrs ....... 4 sprays (10.0 mg Dextromethorphan HBr)
    2-5 yrs ....... 2 sprays (5.0 mg Dextromethorphan HBr)
    Under 2 yrsconsult a doctor
  • Repeat every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 doses per day.
  • May be followed by water or liquids if desired.

Inactive Ingredients:   citric acid, fructose, hydroxylated lecithin, natural flavors, polysorbate 60, potassium sorbate, purified water, sucralose

Other Information:

Store at room temperature 15°C-29°C (59°F-84°F)

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How Supplied

.75 fl oz bottle in Cool Cherry flavor


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