Label: CHLOR-TABS- chlorpheniramine maleate tablet 

  • 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.

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  • Active ingredient

    Chlorpheniramine maleate 4 mg
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  • Purpose

    Antihistamine

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  • Use

    • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
      • runny nose
      • itchy, watery eyes
      • sneezing
      • itching of the nose or throat
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  • Warnings

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • glaucoma
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are


    • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

    When using this product


    • drowsiness may occur
    • avoid alcoholic beverages
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
    • use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • excitability may occur, especially in children

    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 exceed 6 doses in 24 hours
    12 years of age and older
     1 tablet every 4 to 6 hours
     children 4 years to 12 years
    ask a doctor
     children under 4 years
     do not use

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  • Other information

    • store at controlled room temperature 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
    • protect from excessive moisture
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
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  • Inactive ingredients

    anhydrous lactose, corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose
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  • Questions?

    Call toll free: 1-888-287-1915
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    The product packaging shown below represents a sample of that currently in use.  Additional packaging may also be available.

    equate®

    NDC 49035-194-12

    Compare to Chlor-Trimeton® Allergy Tablets Active Ingredient

    ChlorTabs

    Chlorpheniramine Maleate

    Allergy Relief/Antihistamine

    Relieves:

    • Sneezing   •Itchy, watery eyes

    • Runny nose   • Itchy throat

    100 TABLETS

    Actual Size

    4 HOUR RELIEF

    Distributed by: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.,

    Bentonville, AR 72716

    © Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by Schering-Plough HealthCare Products, owner of the registered trademark Chlor-Trimeon® Tablets.

    50844   REV0610C19412

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    CHLOR-TABS 
    chlorpheniramine maleate tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:49035-940
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (CHLORPHENIRAMINE) CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 4 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ANHYDROUS LACTOSE  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE  
    Product Characteristics
    Color YELLOW Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 8mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;194
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:49035-940-12 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL part341 12/19/1992
    Labeler - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (051957769)
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