mixed berry sore throat and cough lozenge
Dosage form: lozenge
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 5mg, BENZOCAINE 7.5mg
Labeler: Super Valu
NDC Code: 41163-021
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.
Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5 mg
Active ingredients (in each lozenge)
Benzocaine 7.5 mg
Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5 mg
Oral pain reliever
Uses temporarily relieves these symptoms:
occasional minor mouth irritation, sore mouth and sore throat
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold
Use of this product may cause methemoglobinemia, a serious condition that must be treated promptly because it reduces the amount of oxygen carried in blood. This can occur even if you have used this product before. Stop use and seek immediate medical attention if you or a child in your care develops:
- pale, gray, or blue colored skin (cyanosis)
- rapid heart rate
- shortness of breath
- dizziness or lightheadedness
- fatigue or lack of energy
Sore throat warnings: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, swelling, nausea or vomiting consult a doctor promptly. If sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days, or if irritation, pain, or redness persist or worsens, see your dentist or doctor promptly.
Allergy alert: Do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine, or other "caine" anesthetics.
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, as a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
- for teething
- in children under 2 years of age
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
- persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Stop use and ask doctor if
- sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days
- irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens
- swelling develops
- 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 Poison Control Center right away.
adults and children 12 years and older - allow 2 lozenges to dissolve in mouth, one at a time; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 12 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
children 6 to 12 years of age - take 1 lozenge and allow to dissolve slowly in the mouth; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
children under 6 years of age - do not use
- store at room temperature
- protect from moisture
Inactive ingredients: Acesulfame potassium, corn starch, corn syrup, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, medium chain triglycerides, natural and artificial flavors, propylene glycol, soybean oil, sucrose and water.
Questions? Or to report an adverse event call 1-877-932-7948
|Labeler - Super Valu (006961411)|
|Registrant - Bestco Inc. (002149136)|
Medically reviewed on Oct 5, 2018
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