good sense tussin dm cough and chest congestion Dextromethorphan HBr, Guaifenesin

Get an overview of GOOD SENSE TUSSIN DM COUGH AND CHEST CONGESTION (dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin solution), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in good sense tussin dm cough and chest congestion can be sold under different names.

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Drug Basics

Brand Name: good sense tussin dm cough and chest congestion

Generic Name: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBR, GUAIFENESIN

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: ORAL

Dosage Form: SOLUTION

Data Current As Of: 2019-04-29

active ingredients (in each 10 ml)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 20 mg

Guaifenesin, USP 200 mg

purposes

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 drain bronchial tubes

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

stop use & ask a doctor if

cough lasts for more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition.

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. (1-800-222-1222)

directions

  • do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
  • measure only with dosing cup provided
  • keep dosing cup with product
  • mL = milliliter
  • this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age

age

dose

adults and children

12 years and over

10 mL

every 4 hours

children under 12 years

do not use

other information

  • Phenylketonurics: Contains Phenylalanine 30 mg per 10 mL
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

inactive ingredients

aspartame, benzoic acid, flavor, glycerin, hydroxyethyl cellulose, menthol, polyethylene glycol, purified water

questions or comments?

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