Skip to Content

← See all Mucinex DM brands

Mucinex DM by Mechanical Servants LLC

Medically reviewed on July 19, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, extended release
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 30mg, GUAIFENESIN 600mg
Labeler: Mechanical Servants LLC
NDC Code: 29485-6647

Mucinex®
DM

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each extended-release bi-layer tablet)Purpose
Dextromethorphan HBr 30 mgCough suppressant
Guaifenesin 600 mgExpectorant

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

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.

Product manufactured by:
Reckitt Benckiser, Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 2 Tablet Pouch

Mucinex®DM

600 mg guaifenesin & 30 mg dextromethorphan HBr
extended-release bi-layer tablets

EXPECTORANT & COUGH SUPPRESSANT

12
HOUR®

Controls Cough
Thins And Loosens Mucus

2
extended-release bi-layer tablets

MUCINEX   DM
dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin tablet, extended release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:29485-6647(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 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:29485-6647-22 TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02162006/26/2012
Labeler - Mechanical Servants LLC (005530951)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Mechanical Servants LLC005530951REPACK(29485-6647)

 
Mechanical Servants LLC

← See all Mucinex DM brands

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Hide