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MUCINEX by Dispensing Solutions, Inc.

Medically reviewed on June 29, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, extended release
Ingredients: GUAIFENESIN 600mg
Labeler: Dispensing Solutions, Inc.
NDC Code: 55045-3143

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.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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
  • tamper evident: do not use if carton is open or if printed seal on blister is broken or missing
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

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

Questions?

1-866-MUCINEX (1-866-682-4639)
You may also report side effects to this phone number.


Distributed by:
Reckitt Benckiser Inc.
Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224
©RBI 2009

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 600mg Tablet NDC 55045-3143-2

Mucinex ®
600 mg guaifenesin extended-release bi-layer tablets

EXPECTORANT

Chest
Congestion

12
Hour

  • Thins And Loosens Mucus
  • Relieves Chest Congestion
20 EXTENDED-RELEASE BI-LAYER TABLETS

55045-3143-02 MUCINEX LABEL



MUCINEX 
guaifenesin tablet, extended release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55045-3143(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 
ALUMINUM OXIDE 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (BLUE AND WHITE) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize16mm
FlavorImprint CodeMucinex;600
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55045-3143-220 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02128205/12/2010
Labeler - Dispensing Solutions, Inc. (066070785)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Dispensing Solutions, Inc.066070785relabel, repack

 
Dispensing Solutions, Inc.

Further information

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