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CounterAct Cough Drops Orchard Cherry

Dosage form: lozenge
Ingredients: MENTHOL 7mg
Labeler: Melaleuca, Inc.
NDC Code: 54473-131

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CounterAct Cough Drops Orchard Cherry Content of Label

Active ingredient
(in each drop)

Menthol 7 mg

Cough suppressant, oral anesthetic

Uses temporarily relieves:

  • cough associated with a cold or inhaled irritants
  • occasional minor irritation, pain, sore mouth, and sore throat

Sore throat warning: Severe or persistent sore throat or sore throat accompanied by high fever, headache, nausea, and vomiting may be serious.  Consult physician promptly. Do not use more than 2 days or administer to children under 3 years of age unless directed by physician.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache. These can be signs of a serious condition.
  • sore mouth does not improve in 7 days
  • irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.


  • adults and children 5 years and over: dissolve 1 drop slowly in the mouth. May be repeated every hour as needed or as directed by a doctor.
  • children under 5 years: ask a doctor

Other information

  • store at room temperature
  • protect from moisture and heat

Inactive ingredients  ascorbic acid, cherry flavor (artificial), corn syrup, fruit and vegetable extracts, sodium ascorbate, sucrose, T40-C3 brand Melaleuca Oil

menthol lozenge
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54473-131
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Product Characteristics
Colorred (Purplish Red) Scoreno score
ShapeOVAL (Drops) Size22mm
FlavorCHERRY (Orchard Cherry) Imprint CodeP
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54473-131-3030 LOZENGE (LOZENGE) in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34105/20/2008
Labeler - Melaleuca, Inc. (139760102)

Revised: 06/2011
Melaleuca, Inc.

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