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mucus dm extended release by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on April 23, 2020.

Dosage form: tablet, extended release
Ingredients: GUAIFENESIN 1200mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 60mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 69842-812

CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Mucus DM Extended Release Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each extended-release tablet)

Dextromethorphan HBr 60 mg

Guaifenesin 1200 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

Uses
helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive
temporarily relieves:
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants
the intensity of coughing
the impulse to cough to help you get to sleep

Warnings

Do not use
for children under 12 years of age
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 product.

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)

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 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 (1-800-222-1222).

Directions
do not crush, chew, or break tablet
take with a full glass of water
this product can be administered without regard for timing of meals
adults and children 12 years and older: 1 tablet every 12 hours; not more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
each tablet contains: magnesium 25 mg
do not use if printed foil under cap is broken or missing
store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

carbomer homopolymer type B, copovidone, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium hydroxide, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

Compare to the active ingredients in Maximum Strength Mucinex® DM

MAXIMUM STRENGTH

Mucus DM Extended Release

GUAIFENESIN AND DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE EXTENDED-RELEASE TABLETS, 1200 mg/60 mg

EXPECTORANT/COUGH SUPPRESSANT

Controls cough

Thins & loosens mucus

Actual Size

Actual Bottle Size on Side Panel

14 EXTENDED-RELEASE TABLETS

MUCUS DM EXTENDED RELEASE 
guaifenesin, dextromethorphan hbr tablet, extended release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-812
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN1200 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE60 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE B (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL CROSSLINKED) 
COPOVIDONE K25-31 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorYELLOW (light) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize22mm
FlavorImprint CodeL812
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69842-812-661 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
114 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:69842-812-301 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
228 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:69842-812-551 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
342 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA20760205/03/2018
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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