Sore throat and cough lozenge by Premier Value
Medically reviewed on January 17, 2017
Dosage form: lozenge
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 5mg, BENZOCAINE 7.5mg
Labeler: Premier Value
NDC Code: 68016-038
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.
Active Ingredients (in each lozenge)
Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5mg
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
Allergy alert: Do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetic such as procaine, butacaine,benzocaine,
or other "caine" anestthetics.
Sore Throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash,
nausea or vomiting consult a doctor promptly.
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 contrains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
- persistent chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Stop use and ask a 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 a sign of serious illness
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact Poison Control Center right away.
adults and children 12 years and older
take 2 lozenges (one immediately after the other) and allow to dissolve slowly in mouth, 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 in the mouth, may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 lozenges in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor
children 6 years of age
do not use
- store at room temperature
- protect from moisture
Acesulfame potassim, corn syrup, FD&C Blue 1, FD&C Red 40, natuiral and artificial flavors
(medium chain triglycerides), propylene glycol, sucrose, and water. Soybean oil and corn starch used as processing aids.
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|Labeler - Premier Value (101668460)|
|Registrant - Bestco, Inc (002149136)|
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