CORFEN DM - chlorpheniramine maleate, dextromethorphan hydrobromide and phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid
Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Active ingredients Purpose
(in each 5 mL teaspoonful)
Chlorpheniramine Maleate 4mg................ Antihistamine
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15mg.....Cough Suppressant
Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 10mg...........Nasal Decongestant
temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold, hay fever (allergic rhinitis) or
other upper respiratory allergies:
•runny nose •sneezing •itching of the nose or throat •itchy, watery eyes •cough due to minor
throat and bronchial irritation •nasal congestion •reduces swelling of nasal passages
Do not exceed recommended dosage.
•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 now know if your prescription drug contains an
MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacists before taking this product
•a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis •glaucoma •trouble urinating
due to an enlarged prostate gland •a cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with
smoking, asthma or emphysema •a cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
•heart disease •high blood pressure •thyroid disease •diabetes mellitus
taking sedatives or tranquilizers.
•excitability may occur, especially in children •may cause marked drowsiness •avoid alcoholic
drinks •alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness •be careful when driving
a motor vehicle or when operating machinery
•nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur •cough or nasal congestion persists for more
than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash or persistent headache. These
could be signs of a serious condition. •new symptoms occur
ask a health professional before use.
In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Do not exceed 6 doses in a 24 hour period.
|Adults and children 12 years of age and over:
||1 teaspoonful (5 mL) every 4-6 hours as needed.
|Children 6 to under 12 years of age:
||1/2 teaspoonful (2.5 mL) every 4-6 hours as needed.
|Children under 6 years of age:
||Consult a physician.
Store at 77oF (25oC), excursions permitted; 15o - 30oC (59o - 86oF)
Citric Acid, Glycerin, Grape Flavor, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Sodium Citrate, Sodium
Saccharin, and Sorbitol.
M-F: 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. CT
Serious side effects associated with use of this product may be reported to this number.
Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Madison, MS 39110
chlorpheniramine maleate, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid
|Marketing Category||Application Number or Monograph Citation||Marketing Start Date||Marketing End Date|
|OTC monograph final||part341||07/01/2003|
|Labeler - Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc. (790248942)|