SILPHEN - diphenhydramine hydrochloride syrup 
Silarx Pharmaceutical, Inc

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Silphen Cough Syrup

Active Ingredient: Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 12.5 mg (in each 5 mL(teaspoonful)(TSP))

Purpose: Antitussive


temporarily relieves coughs due to cold or bronchial irritation


Do not use with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

Ask a doctor before use if you have

Stop use and ask a doctor

if symptoms last for more than 1 week or recurred or accompanied by fever, rash, headache

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use

if you are  taking tranquilizers or sedatives

When using this product

If pregnant or breast-feeding

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


Do not take more than six doses

Adults and children over 12 years
2 teaspoonfuls (TSP) every 4 hours
children under 12 years

Other information

Inactive ingredients:

Alcohol 5%, ammonium chloride, citric acid, D&C red no. 33, FD&C red no. 40, menthol, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, sodium citrate, strawberry flavor, sucrose, water

Questions: 888-974-5279

Manufactured by:

Sliarx Pharmaceutical, Inc
1033 Stoneleigh Ave.
Carmel, NY 10512 USA.


diphenhydramine hydrochloride syrup
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:54838-154
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Diphenhydramine hydrochloride (UNII: TC2D6JAD40) (Diphenhydramine - UNII:8GTS82S83M) Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 12.5 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Alcohol (UNII: 3K9958V90M)  
ammonium chloride (UNII: 01Q9PC255D)  
anhydrous citric acid (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
D&C red no. 33 (UNII: 9DBA0SBB0L)  
FD&C red no. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
menthol (UNII: L7T10EIP3A)  
methylparaben (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
propylparaben (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
sodium citrate (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)  
sucrose (UNII: C151H8M554)  
water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
Product Characteristics
Color      Score     
Shape Size
Flavor STRAWBERRY (Strawberry Flavor) Imprint Code
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:54838-154-40 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2 NDC:54838-154-70 237 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3 NDC:54838-154-80 473 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph final part341 12/03/1993
Labeler - Silarx Pharmaceutical, Inc (161630033)

Revised: 6/2014
Document Id: 32730640-56e1-4c59-8058-c2ef8ed64e61
Set id: d18e22f2-8cda-4862-b437-e83648a5108a
Version: 17
Effective Time: 20140627
Silarx Pharmaceutical, Inc