Label: TUSSIN DM- dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin liquid 

  • Label RSS
  • NDC Code(s): 59779-557-26, 59779-557-34
  • Packager: CVS Pharmacy
  • 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 ingredients (in each 5 mL tsp)

    Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 10 mg

    Guaifenesin, USP 200 mg

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  • Purposes

    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 occurs with 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)

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  • Directions

    shake well before using
    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

    each teaspoon contains: sodium 4 mg
    store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
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  • Inactive ingredients

    anhydrous citric acid, D&C red no. 33, FD&C red no. 40, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, menthol, microcrystalline cellulose and carboxymethylcellulose sodium, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution, xanthan gum

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260

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  • Package/Label Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredients in Robitussin® Maximum Strength Cough + Chest Congestion DM

    Maximum Strength

    For Mucus Relief

    TUSSIN DM

    ADULT COUGH & CHEST CONGESTION

    COUGH SUPPRESSANT (DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr)

    EXPECTORANT (GUAIFENESIN)

    Relieves:

    Cough

    Chest congestion/mucus

    Alcohol free

    NON-DROWSY

    For ages 12 & over

    Tussin Carton
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    TUSSIN DM 
    dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-557
    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 200 mg  in 5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID  
    CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM  
    D&C RED NO. 33  
    FD&C RED NO. 40  
    GLYCERIN  
    HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP  
    MENTHOL  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS  
    POVIDONES  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL  
    WATER  
    SACCHARIN SODIUM  
    SODIUM BENZOATE  
    SORBITOL  
    XANTHAN GUM  
    Product Characteristics
    Color RED (Opaque) Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor CHERRY (Menthol) Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-557-26 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    2 NDC:59779-557-34 1 in 1 CARTON
    2 237 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part341 07/28/2010
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
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