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Giltuss Childrens Cough and Chest Congestion

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on March 18, 2021.

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg in 5mL, GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL
Labeler: Gil Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 58552-133

Giltuss Children's Cough & Chest Congestion

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr, 10 mg

Guaifenesin, 100 mg

Purposes

Cough Suppressant

Expectorant

Uses

  • temporarily relieves
  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with the common cold or inhaled irritants
  • the intensity of coughing
  • the impulse to cough to help your child get to sleep
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to make cough more productive and drain bronchial tubes

Warnings

Do not use if your child is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.

Ask a doctor before use if the child has

  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • a breathing problem or persistent or chronic cough that lasts such as occurs with asthma

Stop use and ask a doctor or pharmacist if the child has

  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
  • cough comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache.

These could be signs of a serious condition.

When using this product

  • do not use more than directed.

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 take more than 6 doses in any 24 hour period
  • use enclosed dosing cup
  • keep dosing cup for use with this product
  • mL = milliliters
children under 2 yearsConsult a doctor
children 2 to under 6 years of age2.5 mL every 4 hours
children 6 to under 12 years of age5 mL every 4 hours
children 12 years and over10 mL every 4 hours

Other information

  • store at room temperature 15°- 30°C (59° - 86°F)
  • close cap tightly
  • SAVE CARTON FOR COMPLETE DRUG FACTS

Inactive ingredients Citric acid, flavor, D&C red #33, flavor, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, and sucrose

Questions or comments?

Call 1-787-848-9114, Monday - Friday 9AM - 5PM EST. Call your doctor for medical advice in the event of side effects.

Tamper evident: do not use if safety seal is broken or missing

MANUFACTURED FOR

GIL PHARMACEUTICAL CORP.

PONCE, PUERTO RICO 00717-1565

Children's

GILTUSS®

COUGH & CHEST CONGESTION

ANTITUSSIVE AND EXPECTORANT

Non-Drowsy. Alcohol Free

  • COUGH AND COLD
  • CHEST CONGESTION
  • LIQUIFIES AND LOOSENS PHLEGM AND MUCUS

RASPBERRY FLAVOR

4FL OZ (118 mL)

GILTUSS CHILDRENS COUGH AND CHEST CONGESTION 
dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:58552-133
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
D&C RED NO. 33 
WATER 
SUCROSE 
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
PROPYLPARABEN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
METHYLPARABEN 
Product Characteristics
ColorpinkScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorRASPBERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:58552-133-041 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34110/02/2018
Labeler - Gil Pharmaceutical Corp (176826592)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Dextrum Laboratories Inc.007392322manufacture(58552-133)

 
Gil Pharmaceutical Corp

Further information

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