chlorpheniramine maleate and
codeine phosphate liquid Magna Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Active ingredients (in each 5 mL teaspoonful) Chlorpheniramine Maleate 2 mg Codeine Phosphate* 9 mg *(Warning: May be habit-forming)
Antihistamine Antitussive (Cough Suppressant)
temporarily relieves runny nose, sneezing, itching of the nose or throat, and itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies (allergic rhinitis). Temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants and helps you cough less.
Do not exceed recommended dosage.
Do not take this product, unless directed by a doctor before use if you have
a persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema
a cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
a chronic pulmonary disease, shortness of breath, or children who are taking other drugs
a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, or if you have glaucoma
difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland.
Ask a doctor before use if you are
taking sedatives or tranquilizers.
When using the product
may cause marked drowsiness
avoid alcoholic beverages
alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
be careful when driving motor vehicle or operating machinery
excitability may occur, especially in children
Stop use and ask a doctor if
cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash or persistent headache; these could be signs of a serious condition.
may cause or aggravate constipation.
If pregnant or breast-feeding,
ask a health professional before use.
Keep this and other drugs out of the reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Do not exceed recommended dosage.
Adults and Children 12 years of age and over:
2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL) every 4-6 hours, not to exceed 12 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period.
Children 6 to under 12 years of age:
1 teaspoonful (5 mL) every 4-6 hours, not to exceed 6 teaspoonfuls in a 24 hour period.
Children under 6 years of age:
Consult a doctor.
A special measuring device should be used to give an accurate dose of this product to children under 6 years of age. Giving a higher dose than recommended by a doctor could result in serious effects for your child.
Store at 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F)
Cherry Flavor, Citric Acid, FD and C Red No. 40, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Saccharin Sodium, Sodium Citrate, Sorbitol.
Manufactured for: MAGNA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Accountability Louisville, KY 40299 magnaweb.com
The packaging below represents the labeling currently used:
Principal Display Panel and Side Panel for 473 mL Label:
ALCOHOL FREE GLUTEN FREE SUGAR FREE
Each 5 mL (one teaspoonful) for oral administration contains:
Chlorphenirmaine Maleate......................2 mg Codeine Phosphate*..............................9 mg *(Warning: May be habit-forming)
DO NOT USE IF FOIL SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
Net Contents: 473 mL (1 Pint)
Tamper evident by foil seal under cap. Do not use if foil seal is broken or missing.
Dispense in a tight, light-resistant container, as defined in the USP/NF, with a child-resistant cap.
This bottle not to be dispensed to the consumer.
Store between 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F)
Manufactured by: Great Southern Laboratories, Houston, TX 77099
Manufactured for: MAGNA Pharmaceutcals, Inc. Accountability Louisville, KY 40299 magnaweb.com
chlorpheniramine maleate, codeine phosphate