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LoHist D

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 14, 2019.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 2mg in 5mL, PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 30mg in 5mL
Labeler: Larken Laboratories, Inc.
NDC Code: 68047-120

LoHist D

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

(In each 5 mL teaspoonful)

Chlorpheniramine Maleate, USP 2 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCl, USP 30 mg

Purpose

Chlorpheniramine Maleate Antihistamine

Pseudoephedrine HCl Nasal decongestant

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever (allergic rhinitis):

  • runny nose
  • sneezing
  • itching of the nose or throat
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies.
  • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose

Warnings

Do not use

  • to sedate a child or make a child sleepy
  • 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 drug.

Ask a Doctor before use if you have
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • glaucoma
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are.
  • taking any other nasal decongestant or stimulant
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product

Do not exceed recommended dosage.

  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic beverages
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur.
  • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by fever.

If pregnant or breast feeding

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of the reach of children

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Directions

Do not exceed 4 doses in a 24-hour period

AgeDose
Adults and children over 12 years of age2 teaspoonsful (10 mL) every 4 to 6 hours
Children 6 to under 12 years of age1 teaspoonful (5 mL) every 4 to 6 hours
Children under 6 years of ageAsk your doctor

Other information
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
  • very low sodium, contains less than 1 mg sodium per 5 mL teaspoonful

Inactive ingredients

cherry flavoring, methylparaben, polyethylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water saccharin sodium, and sorbitol

Questions or comments?

Call 1-888-527-5522 weekdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST or go to http://www.larkenlabs.com.

Package Label, Principal Display Panel

Figure 1: 16 oz. bottle label

LOHIST   D
chlorpheniramine maleate / pseudoephedrine hcl liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68047-120
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (CHLORPHENIRAMINE) CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE2 mg  in 5 mL
PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PSEUDOEPHEDRINE) PSEUDOEPHEDRINE HYDROCHLORIDE30 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM ANHYDROUS 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68047-120-16473 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34109/15/2003
Labeler - Larken Laboratories, Inc. (149484540)
Registrant - Larken Laboratories, Inc. (149484540)

 
Larken Laboratories, Inc.

Further information

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