Label: TUSSIN COUGH DM ADULT SUGAR FREE- dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin liquid 

  • NDC Code(s): 41268-578-26
  • Packager: Hannaford Brothers Company
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Label Information

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  • Active ingredient (in each 5 mL tsp)

    Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 10 mg

    Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg

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  • Purpose

    Cough suppressant

    Expectorant

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  • 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
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  • 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

    Stop use and 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.

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  • Directions

    • do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
    • this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age
    age dose

    adults and children

    12 years and over

    2 teaspoons

    every 4 hours
    children under 12 years do not use
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  • Other information

    • Phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 15 mg per teaspoon
    • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
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  • Inactive ingredients

    aspartame, benzoic acid, flavors, glycerin, hydroxyethyl cellulose, polyethylene glycol, purified water

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-213-9040

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  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to Robitussin® Cough & Chest Congestion DM active ingredients

    Cough Suppressant (Dextromethorphan HBr)

    Expectorant (Guaifenesin)

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    Adult

    Tussin

    Cough

    Sugar-Free

    DM

    Non-Drowsy

    Relieves:
    Coughs

    Chest Congestion

    Mucus

    Specially Formulated for Diabetics

    For Ages 12 & Over

    Cough Formula

    Alcohol & Sugar Free

    Tussin Cough Sugar-Free DM Carton

    Tussin Cough Sugar-Free DM Carton

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    TUSSIN COUGH DM  ADULT SUGAR FREE
    dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:41268-578
    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
    Product Characteristics
    Color      Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor CHERRY Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:41268-578-26 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part341 12/07/1995
    Labeler - Hannaford Brothers Company (006949556)
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