Guaifenesin by Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
Medically reviewed on March 26, 2018
Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL
Labeler: Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
NDC Code: 50383-063
Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.
Each 5 mL (1 teaspoonful) contains:
Guaifenesin ................................................ 100 mg
Acesulfame K, artificial cherry & vanilla flavor, aspartame, hypromellose, menthol, methylparaben, potassium sorbate, purified water. Citric acid may be used to adjust pH.
Helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive.
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
- cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema
- cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.
- you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Professional Note: Guaifenesin has been shown to produce a color interference with certain clinical laboratory determinations of 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) and vanillylmandelic acid (VMA).
Follow dosage below or use as directed by a physician.
- do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
|adults and children 12 years and over||10 to 20 mL (2 to 4 teaspoonfuls) every 4 hours|
|children 6 years to under 12 years||5 to 10 mL (1 to 2 teaspoonfuls) every 4 hours|
|children 2 to under 6 years of age||2.5 to 5 mL (1/2 to 1 teaspoonful) every 4 hours|
|children under 2 years of age||ask a doctor|
Guaifenesin Oral Solution is a clear viscous liquid with a slight cherry odor supplied in the following oral dosage forms: 5 mL unit dose, 10 mL unit dose, 15 mL unit dose in trays of 10 and 4 fl. oz. (118 mL) bottle
Phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 8.4 mg per teaspoonful (5 mL)
Keep tightly closed. Store at controlled room temperature, 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). [See USP] Protect from light.
Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
Amityville, NY 11701
|Labeler - Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (101196749)|
|Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.||101196749||MANUFACTURE(50383-063)|
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