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Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 16, 2019.

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 20mg in 20mL, GUAIFENESIN 400mg in 20mL
Labeler: Safeway
NDC Code: 21130-713

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Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Better Living Brands LLC Tussin Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 20 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 20 mg

Guaifenesin, USP 400 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

Uses
temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a cold
helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to drain bronchial tubes

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.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema

Stop use and ask a doctor if

cough lasts for more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign 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 (1-800-222-1222).

Directions
do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
measure only with dosing cup provided
keep dosing cup with product
mL = milliliter
this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age

age

dose

adults and children 12 years and over

20 mL every 4 hours

children under 12 years

do not use

Other information
each 20 mL contains: sodium 13 mg
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). Do not refrigerate.

Inactive ingredients

acetic acid, anhydrous citric acid, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, flavor, glycerin, menthol, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose, xanthan gum

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active ingredients

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FOR AGES 12 AND OVER

Maximum Strength

Tussin

DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr

Cough Suppressant

GUAIFENESIN

Expectorant

Non-Drowsy

Adult Cough & Chest Congestion

DM MAX

Controls Cough

Relieves Chest Congestion

Thins & Loosens Mucus

RASPBERRY & MENTHOL FLAVOR

SEE NEW DOSING

Same Effective Cough Relief*

*Compared to our previous (10 mL) formula

8 FL OZ (237 mL)

SIGNATURE CARE TUSSIN 
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:21130-713
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE20 mg  in 20 mL
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN400 mg  in 20 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GLYCERIN 
MENTHOL, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
SORBITOL 
SUCRALOSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorFRUITImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:21130-713-341 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1237 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34107/21/2018
Labeler - Safeway (009137209)

 
Safeway