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Mucinex by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on January 27, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, extended release
Ingredients: Guaifenesin 600mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 55154-7777

Mucinex® 600 mg

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)

12 Hour

Relieves Chest Congestion

Thins and Loosens Mucus

Immediate and Extended Release

Blue layer - Extended Release Layer

White layer - Immediate Release Layer

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.

Please visit our web site www.mucinex.com

Dist. by: Reckitt Benckiser Inc.

Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

Made in England

Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

L4517835-11016

L4517835-21016

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NDC: 55154-7777-6

Mucinex®

600 mg (guaifenesin)

Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablet

Principal Display Panel

NDC: 55154-7777-0

Mucinex®

600 mg

Guaifenesin

EXPECTORANT

10 Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablets

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NDC: 55154-7777-4

Mucinex®

600 mg (guaifenesin)

500 Extended-Release Bi-Layer Tablets

MUCINEX 
guaifenesin tablet, extended release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-7777(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 (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL CROSSLINKED) 
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:55154-7777-010 POUCH in 1 BAG
11 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 POUCH
2NDC:55154-7777-4500 POUCH in 1 CARTON
2NDC:55154-7777-61 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02128207/22/2010
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK(55154-7777)

 
Cardinal Health

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