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Cough and Chest Congestion DM Maximum Strength

Medically reviewed on November 21, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 20mg in 20mL, GUAIFENESIN 400mg in 20mL
Labeler: Walgreens
NDC Code: 0363-0506

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.

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 20 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mg

Guaifenesin 400 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

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 you get to sleep

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
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

When using this product,

do not use more than directed.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
  • measure only with dosing cup provided. Do not use any other dosing device.
  • keep dosing cup with product
  • mL = milliliter
  • dose as follows or as directed by a doctor
  • adults and children 12 years of age and older: 20 mL every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
  • each 20 mL contains: sodium 20 mg
  • store between 20-25ºC (68-77ºF). Do not refrigerate.

Inactive ingredients

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

Question or comments?

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Principal Display Panel

Compare to Delsym® Cough+™ Chest Congestion DM active ingredients††

Cough & Chest

Congestion DM

DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr / COUGH SUPPRESSANT

GUAIFENESIN / EXPECTORANT

MAXIMUM STRENGTH

  • Relieves cough & congestion
  • Thins & loosens mucus
  • For ages 12 & over

CHERRY FLAVOR

FL OZ (mL)

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL AROUND AND UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

≠≠This product is not manufactured or distributed by Reckitt Benckiser, distributor  of Delsym® Cough+™ Chest Congestion DM.

DISTRIBUTED BY: WALGREEN CO.

200 WILMOT RD., DEERFIELD, IL 60015

walgreens.com

Package Label

WALGREENS Cough & Chest Congestion DM Cherry Flavor

COUGH AND CHEST CONGESTION DM  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0506
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 
GLYCERIN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SUCRALOSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
EDETATE CALCIUM DISODIUM 
PROPYL GALLATE 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-0506-06177 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34102/29/2016
Labeler - Walgreens (008965063)

 
Walgreens

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