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Mucinex DM by Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc.

Medically reviewed on Sep 26, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 30mg, GUAIFENESIN 600mg
Labeler: Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc.
NDC Code: 67751-171

Mucinex DM

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each extended-release bi-layer tablet)

Dextromethorphan HBr 30 mg

Guaifenesin 600 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
  • for children under 12 years of age
  • 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 accompanied by 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 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 timing of meals
  • adults and children 12 years and older: 1 or 2 tablets every 12 hours; not more than 4 tablets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
  • tamper evident: do not use if carton is damaged or if pouch is broken or torn
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

carbomer homopolymer type B; D&C yellow #10 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.

Package Labeling:

MUCINEX DM 
dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:67751-171(NDC:63824-056)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE30 mg
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN600 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE B (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL OR ALLYL SUCROSE CROSSLINKED) 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (yellow and white) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize16mm
FlavorImprint CodeMucinex;600
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:67751-171-011 POUCH in 1 CARTON
12 TABLET in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02162009/23/2016
Labeler - Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc. (091917799)

 
Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc.

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