Dextromethorphan polistirex suspension, extended release
Active ingredient (in each 5 mL)
Dextromethorphan polistirex equivalent to 30 mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide, USP
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants
the impulse to cough to help you get to sleep
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.
Allergy Alert:Contains sodium metabisulfite, a sulfite that may cause allergic-type reaction.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
chronic cough that lasts as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- side effects occur. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
- cough lasts more than 7 days, cough comes back or occurs with fever, rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.
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.
shake bottle well before use
measure only with dosing cup provided. Do not use dosing cup with other products.
dose as follows or as directed by a doctor
mL = milliliter
adultsand children12 years of age and over
10mL every 12 hours,not to exceed 20 mL in 24 hours
children6 to under12 years of age
5mL every 12 hours,not to exceed 10 mL in 24 hours
children4 to under6 years of age
2.5mL every 12 hours,not to exceed 5 mL in 24 hours
|children under 4 years of age||do not use|
- each 5 mL contains: sodium 5
- dosing cup provided
Store at 20-25C (68-77F)
FD&C Blue #1, D&C Red #30, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, methylparaben, polyvinyl acetate, polysorbate 80, povidone, propylparaben, purified water, sodium metabisulfite, sodium polystyrene sulfonate, sucrose, tartaric acid, tragacanth gum, triacetin, xanthan gum
You may also report side effects to this phone number.
Ingredients and appearance - Product information
Dextromethorphan polistirex suspension, extended release- Dextromethorphan polistirex
|Product Type||HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL||Item Code (Source)||NDC: 27808-071|
|Route of Administration||Oral|
|Dextromethorphan hydrobromide ( UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH)( Dextromethorphan - UNII: 7355X3ROTS )||30 mgin 5 mL|
|Fd&c blue no. 1||( UNII: H3R47K3TBD)|
|D&c red no. 30||( UNII: 2S42T2808B)|
|Glycerin||( UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)|
|High fructose corn syrup||( UNII: XY6UN3QB6S)|
|Methylparaben||( UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)|
|Polyvinyl acetate||( UNII: 32K497ZK2U)|
|Polysorbate 80||( UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)|
|Propylparaben||( UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)|
|Water||( UNII: 059QF0KO0R)|
|Sodium metabisulfite||( UNII: 4VON5FNS3C)|
|Sodium polystyrene sulfonate||( UNII: 1699G8679Z)|
|Sucrose||( UNII: C151H8M554)|
|Tartaric acid||( UNII: W4888I119H)|
|Tragacanth||( UNII: 2944357O2O)|
|Triacetin||( UNII: XHX3C3X673)|
|Xanthan gum||( UNII: TTV12P4NEE)|
|Povidone||( UNII: FZ989GH94E)|
|Marketing Category||Application Number or Monograph Citation||Territorial Authority||Marketing Start Date|