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Dextromethorphan - can you give TusQ Dx to a child and what is the dose?

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 28, 2022.

Can TusQ Dx be used with the same dosage in kids (4-5 years) and in adults? Can we use TusQ Dx for children at a low dosage?

Official answer


The recommended dose of TusQ Dx for children over 2 years of age is ½ - 1 teaspoonful (2.5ml to 5ml), up to 3 times a day.

The dose for adults is 1 - 2 teaspoonful (5ml to 10ml) 3-4 times daily.

TusQ Dx Syrup is used for temporarily relief of a dry cough caused by common cold, flu, or other conditions.

TusQ Dx Syrup contains Chlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan as active ingredients.

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