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DG Health Tussin by Dolgencorp, LLC

Medically reviewed on Apr 30, 2018

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 30mg in 10mL, DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE 12.5mg in 10mL
Labeler: Dolgencorp, LLC
NDC Code: 55910-591

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 Tussin Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 10 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 30 mg

Doxylamine succinate, USP 12.5 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Antihistamine

Uses
temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a cold
temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
runny nose
sneezing
itchy, watery eyes
itching of the nose or throat
controls the impulse to cough to help you sleep

Warnings

Do not use
to make a child sleepy
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
trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
glaucoma
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking sedatives or tranquilizers

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

When using this product
do not use more than directed
marked drowsiness may occur
avoid alcoholic drinks
alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
excitability may occur, especially in children

Stop use and ask a doctor if

cough lasts for more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign 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
measure only with dosing cup provided
keep dosing cup with product
mL = milliliter
do not take more than 4 doses in any 24-hour period
this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age

age

dose

adults and children

12 years and over

10 mL

every 6 hours

children under 12 years

do not use

Other information
each 10 mL contains: sodium 8 mg
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, FD&C red #40, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, menthol, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sucralose, xanthan gum

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Compare to the active ingredients of Robitussin® Maximum Strength Nighttime Cough DM

For Ages 12 & Over

Adult

Maximum Strength

Tussin

Cough Suppressant (Dextromethorphan HBr)

Antihistamine (Doxylamine Succinate)

Max Strength

Night Time

Control Cough

Relieves:

Cough

Itchy Throat

Runny Nose

Night Time Cough DM

4 FL OZ (118 mL)

DG HEALTH TUSSIN 
dextromethorphan hbr, doxylamine succinate solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55910-591
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE30 mg  in 10 mL
DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE (DOXYLAMINE) DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE12.5 mg  in 10 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GLYCERIN 
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
MENTHOL 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM CITRATE 
SUCRALOSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (clear) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorFRUITImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55910-591-261 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34104/25/2016
Labeler - Dolgencorp, LLC (068331990)

 
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