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GERI-TUSSIN DM

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 18, 2019.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg in 5mL, GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp
NDC Code: 57896-660

Further information

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GERI-TUSSIN DM

Active Ingredients (per teaspoonful=5 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr,USP 10 mg

Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg

Purpose

Expectorant
Cough Suppressant

Uses
  • temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus)
  • helps thin bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive

Warnings


Do not use 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.

Do not use if you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • a cough with too much phlegm (mucus) that lasts or occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema
  • a chronic cough that lasts such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema

Stop use and ask a doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or accompanied by fever, rash, or headaches that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition

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
  • take every 4 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctor
  • do not take more than 6 doses in 24 hours
  • do not exceed recommended dose

Adult and children 12 years and over2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL)
Children under 12 yearsconsult a doctor

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, FD&C Red #40, flavors, glucose, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, menthol, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, water

Other information
  • store at room temperature between 15°-30°C (59° -86°F)
  • protect from freezing.
  • protect from light.
  • Each teaspoon (5 mL) contains: sodium 2 mg.
  • for institutional use only

TAMPER EVIDENT: Do not use this product if breakaway band on cap is broken or missing

Distributed by:

GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS CORP.

1650 63rd Street

Brooklyn, NY 11204

GERI-TUSSIN DM 
dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-660
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE10 mg  in 5 mL
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN100 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
DEXTROSE 
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
GLYCERIN 
MENTHOL 
SACCHARIN SODIUM (SACCHARIN)  
SODIUM BENZOATE 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorredScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-660-16473 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34104/01/200402/28/2021
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp (611196254)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp (611196254)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp