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Mucinex by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on June 1, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, extended release
Ingredients: Guaifenesin 600mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 55154-7776

Mucinex®

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each extended-release bi-layer tablet)

Guaifenesin 600 mg

Purpose

Expectorant

Uses

helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive

Warnings

Do not use

  • for children under 12 years of age

Ask a doctor before use if you have

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious illness.

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

Directions
  • do not crush, chew, or break tablet
  • take with a full glass of water
  • this product can be administered without regard for the timing of meals
  • adults and children 12 years of age and over: 1 or 2 tablets every 12 hours. Do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours.
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • see window for lot number and expiration date

Questions? 1-866-MUCINEX (1-866-682-4639)

You may also report side effects to this phone number

Please visit our web site www.mucinex.com

US Pat. 6,372,252 B1

US Pat. 6,955,821 B2

Inactive ingredients

carbomer homopolymer type B, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake; hypromellose, USP; magnesium stearate, NF; microcrystalline cellulose, NF; sodium starch glycolate, NF

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Keep out of reach of children. This package is intended for institutional use only. This package is not child resistant. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Dist. by:
Reckitt Benckiser Inc.
Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

Repackaged by: Cardinal Health Zanesville, OH 43701

Principal Display Panel - 600 mg Tablet Carton

NDC 55154-7776-4

Mucinex®

600 mg (guaifenesin)

100 Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablets

Relieves Chest Congestion

Thins And Loosens Mucus for 12 hours

Dist. By: Reckitt Benckiser Inc.

Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

Repackaged by: Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

LUC4240339-11210

LUC4240339-21210

Principal Display Panel - 600 mg Tablet Pouch

Mucinex®

600 mg (guaifenesin)

Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablet

Principal Display Panel - 600 mg Tablet Bag

Mucinex® 600 MG

Guaifenesin

EXPECTORANT

10 Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablets

MUCINEX 
guaifenesin tablet, extended release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-7776(NDC:63824-008)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Guaifenesin (Guaifenesin) Guaifenesin600 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE B 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (blue and white) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize16mm
FlavorImprint CodeMucinex;600
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55154-7776-4100 POUCH (POUCH) in 1 CARTON
1NDC:55154-7776-61 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE (TABLET) in 1 POUCH
2NDC:55154-7776-010 POUCH (POUCH) in 1 BAG
21 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE (TABLET) in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02128203/27/2009
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK

 
Cardinal Health

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