Delsym by Reckitt Benckiser, Inc.
Medically reviewed on December 21, 2017
Dosage form: suspension, extended release
Ingredients: Dextromethorphan 30mg in 5mL
Labeler: Reckitt Benckiser, Inc.
NDC Code: 63824-271
12 Hour Cough Relief
Dextromethorphan polistirex equivalent to 30 mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide.
temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants
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.
- chronic cough that lasts as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Stop use and ask a doctor if Stop use and ask a doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, cough comes back, or occurs with fever, rash or headache that lasts. 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.
- shake bottle well before use
- dose as follows or as directed by a doctor.
|adults and children 12 years of age and over||2 teaspoonfuls every 12 hours, not to exceed 4 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours|
|children 6 to under 12 years of age||1 teaspoonful every 12 hours, not to exceed 2 teaspoonfuls in 24 hours|
|children 4 to under 6 years of age||1/2 teaspoonful every 12 hours, not to exceed 1 teaspoonful in 24 hours|
|children under 4 years of age||do not use|
- store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
citric acid anhydrous, D&C Red #33, edetate disodium, ethylcellulose, FD&C Blue #1, flavor, high fructose corn syrup, methylparaben, polyethylene glycol 3350, polysorbate 80, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sucrose, tragacanth, vegetable oil, xanthan gum
Reckitt Benckiser Inc. Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224 ©RBI 2008
dextromethorphan suspension, extended release
|Labeler - Reckitt Benckiser, Inc. (094405024)|
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