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Tussin Original by Rite Aid Corporation

Medically reviewed on June 8, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL
Labeler: Rite Aid Corporation
NDC Code: 11822-0413

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Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg

Purpose

Expectorant

Uses

helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin
bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have
• cough that occurs with too much phlegm
(mucus) • cough that lasts or is chronic such as
occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis,
or emphysema

When using this product

do not use more than directed

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.

If pregnant or breast-feeding

ask a health
professional before use.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

In case of accidental overdose, seek
professional assistance or contact a Poison
Control Center immediately.

Directions

do not exceed 6 doses in a 24-hour period
• this adult product is not intended for use in
children under 12 years of age



adults and children 12 years and over      2-4 teaspoonfuls (tsps) every 4 hours
      
children under 12 years do not use

Other information

store at controlled room temperature
• dosage cup provided
• alcohol-free

Inactive ingredients

caramel, citric acid, flavor, glucose, glycerin,
high fructose corn syrup, menthol, purified water,
red 40, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate

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TUSSIN ORIGINAL 
guaifenesin liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:11822-0413
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN100 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
DEXTROSE 
GLYCERIN 
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
MENTHOL 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorCARAMEL (caramel) , CHERRY (cherry) Imprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:11822-0413-4118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34108/11/2009
Labeler - Rite Aid Corporation (014578892)

 
Rite Aid Corporation

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