Pediacare Childrens Cough And Congestion
Medically reviewed on August 4, 2017
Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 5mg in 5mL, GUAIFENESIN 100mg in 5mL
Labeler: Strides Pharma Inc
NDC Code: 59556-850
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and guaifenesin liquid
(in each 5 mL)
Dextromehorphan HBr, 5 mg
Guaifenesin, 100 mg
Dextromehorphan HBr, 5 mg…….Cough suppressant
Guaifenesin, 100 mg…….………..Expectorant
- 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 your child get to sleep
Do not use for a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.
Ask a doctor before use if the child has
- cough that occurs with excessive phlegm (mucus)
- persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma or chronic bronchitis
- cough gets worse or last more than 7 days
- cough comes back or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache.
These could be signs of a serious illness.
When using this product do not use more than directed
In case of overdose, seek medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.
- this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
- use only the dosing cup provided
- do not exceed 6 doses in a 24-hour period
- mL = milliliter
| Age (yrs)|| Dose (ml)
| under 4 years|| do not use
| 4 to under 6 yrs|| 2.5-5 mL every 4 hours
| 6 to 11 yrs|| 5-10 mL every 4 hours
- each 5 mL contains:sodium 3 mg
- store at room temperature
- dosage cup provided
acesulfame potassium, citric acid, FD&C red no. 33, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerin, monoammonium glycyrrhizinate, poloxamer 407, potassium sorbate, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sucralose, sucrose
Monday - Friday 8 am to 8 pm EST
|PEDIACARE CHILDRENS COUGH AND CONGESTION
dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin liquid
|Labeler - Strides Pharma Inc (078868278)|
|Fareva Richmond, Inc.||969523245||MANUFACTURE(59556-850), ANALYSIS(59556-850), LABEL(59556-850), PACK(59556-850)|
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