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Tussin DM

Generic name: dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin
Dosage form: oral liquid

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Oct 22, 2020.

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Active ingredients

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 10 mg
Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg

Purpose

Cough suppressant
Expectorant

Uses

temporarily relieves cough due to minor
throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a
cold • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial
secretions to make coughs more productive

Warnings

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, ask a
doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
• cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with
smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema

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 is
accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache.
These could be signs of a serious condition.

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 accidental overdose, seek
professional assistance or contact a Poison Control
Center immediately.

Directions

do not exceed 6 doses in a 24-hour period
• this adult product is not intended for use in
children under 12 years of age

adults and children 12 years and over 2 teaspoonfuls (tsps) every 4 hours

children under 12 years do not use

Other information

alcohol-free • dosage cup provided
• store at controlled room temperature

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, flavor,
glucose, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup,
menthol, purified water, red 40, saccharin sodium,
sodium benzoate

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Tussin DM

Dextromethorphan HBr (Cough Suppressant)
Guaifenesin (Expectorant)

Controls Coughs
Loosens and Relieves chest congestion
Alcohol Free
Cough and chest congestion formula for adults

4 fl oz (118mL)

Tussin DM
dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin liquid
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68016-018
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (Dextromethorphan) Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10 mg in 5 mL
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN 100 mg in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE
DEXTROSE
GLYCERIN
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP
MENTHOL
SACCHARIN SODIUM
SODIUM BENZOATE
FD&C RED NO. 40
Product Characteristics
Color Score
Shape Size
Flavor CHERRY (Cherry) Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:68016-018-04 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph final part341 08/21/2009
Labeler - Premier Value (101668460)
Registrant - Aaron Industries, Inc. (101896231)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Aaron Industries, Inc. 101896231 manufacture, analysis
Premier Value