TUSSIN DM- dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin suspension 
CVS Pharmacy

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CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Tussin DM Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each 10 mL)

Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 20 mg

Guaifenesin, USP 400 mg

Purposes

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

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

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)

Directions

shake well before using
do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
measure only with dosing cup provided
keep dosing cup with product
mL = milliliter
this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age

age

dose

adults and children

12 years and over

10 mL

every 4 hours

children under 12 years

do not use

Other information

each 10 mL contains: sodium 7 mg
store at 20-25 °C (68-77 °F)

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

Questions or comments?

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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

4 FL OZ (118 mL)

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TUSSIN DM 
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-557
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (DEXTROMETHORPHAN - UNII:7355X3ROTS) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 20 mg  in 10 mL
GUAIFENESIN (UNII: 495W7451VQ) (GUAIFENESIN - UNII:495W7451VQ) GUAIFENESIN 400 mg  in 10 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM (UNII: K679OBS311)  
D&C RED NO. 33 (UNII: 9DBA0SBB0L)  
FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP (UNII: XY6UN3QB6S)  
MENTHOL (UNII: L7T10EIP3A)  
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
SACCHARIN SODIUM (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
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)

Revised: 10/2014
Document Id: 7e8c53aa-ab73-4112-bb1c-62a06d107c88
Set id: 132e9e0b-7d6f-4c9d-9076-e9879a5afa47
Version: 3
Effective Time: 20141030
 
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