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dg health childrens mucus relief

Medically reviewed on July 9, 2018

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 5mg in 5mL, GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2.5mg in 5mL
Labeler: Dolgencorp Inc
NDC Code: 55910-839

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.

Dolgencorp, LLC Children’s Mucus Relief Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 5 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr 5 mg

Guaifenesin 100 mg

Phenylephrine HCl 2.5 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

Nasal decongestant

Uses
helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive
temporarily relieves:
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants
the intensity of coughing
the impulse to cough to help your child get to sleep
nasal congestion due to a cold
stuffy nose

Warnings

Do not use

in a child who is 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 giving this product.

Ask a doctor before use if the child has
heart disease
high blood pressure
thyroid disease
diabetes
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma

When using this product
 
do not use more than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if
your child gets nervous, dizzy or sleepless
symptoms do not get better within 7 days or occur with fever
cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache.

These could be signs of a serious condition.

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
do not use dosing cup with other products
dose as follows or as directed by a doctor
mL = milliliter

Age

Dose

children 6 years to under 12 years

10 mL every 4 hours

children 4 years to under 6 years

5 mL every 4 hours

children under 4 years

do not use

Other information
each 5 mL contains: sodium 3 mg
do not use if printed neckband is broken or missing
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
do not refrigerate
dosing cup provided

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C red #40, flavor, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose, xanthan gum

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Compare to active ingredients of Children’s Mucinex® Multi-Symptom Cold

For Ages 4 to 12 Years

Children’s

Mucus Relief

Multi-Symptom Cold

Guaifenesin 100 mg – Expectorant

Dextromethorphan HBr 5 mg – Cough Suppressant

Phenylephrine HCl 2.5 mg – Nasal Decongestant

Relieves stuffy nose, chest congestion, cough, breaks up mucus

Mixed Berry Flavor

4 FL OZ (118 mL)

DG HEALTH CHILDRENS MUCUS RELIEF 
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hcl solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55910-839
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE5 mg  in 5 mL
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN100 mg  in 5 mL
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE2.5 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GLYCERIN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SORBITOL 
SUCRALOSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (clear) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorBERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55910-839-261 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34105/06/2015
Labeler - Dolgencorp Inc (068331990)

 
Dolgencorp Inc

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